Interview: MTS Blockchain Bond Could Lead to “Faster, Transparent and More Secure Transactions”
Bonds & Loans
Published: 27 June 2018 10:28
The Russian telecoms giant became a trailblazer in issuing distributed ledger fixed-income instruments this spring with the private placement of a RUB750mn commercial bond using blockchain-embedded smart contracts. Alexander Smirnov, Head of Corporate Finance and Treasury, Mobile TeleSystems PJSC, explains how the company worked with Russia’s National Settlement Depositary and Sberbank to achieve this milestone.
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