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Central Bank Chief Nabiullina Digs Heels in Over Russian Plan to Legalize Crypto

  • Central bank head met Finance Minister Siluanov Tuesday
  • Meeting ended without reaching compromise on regulation
Elvira Nabiullina

Elvira Nabiullina

Photographer: Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg

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Top government officials failed to reach an agreement on how to regulate cryptocurrencies at a meeting Tuesday, according to people familiar with the talks, despite President Vladimir Putin’s request for them to find a compromise.