Sberbank and Alfa-Bank held the first payment transactions using technology blokcheyn
Russian banks, Sberbank and Alfa-Bank held the first Russian bank transfer through blokcheyn. As a result, the mobile operator "MegaFon" has listed its subsidiary "Megalabs" 1 million rubles to the account of the Savings Bank. The largest public and private banks were verified procedure using four servers.
The representatives of banks and mobile operator explained that the first Russian blokcheynu operation was conducted in a private network, access to which could get only certain participants. As the professionals who have experience with blokcheynom attract Sberbank, the service definition of a single order transactions and certifying center of the network is also placed in the IT-infrastructure of the Savings Bank. After that, Sberbank and Alfa-Bank established blokcheyn nodes and run the client "personal account".
"When a transaction in a closed network does not need confirmation of multiple nodes, only two parties. The fact that Sberbank three knots, and "Alpha" - one said that Sberbank is preparing to scale the network and verifies that it can work with conditional several banks, "- explains the Adviser to the Chairman of Vnesheconombank Vladimir Demin.
Experts believe that such a transaction is not contrary to the law. However, blokcheyn in Russia is not regulated. In October, President Vladimir Putin has instructed the Central Bank and the government to July 1, 2018 to describe the legislation distributed registries technology concepts token and smart contract.