During his recent visit to Russia, Binance CEO received a warm welcome from the people in the country. Changpeng Zhao said that Russia is the key market for Binance. Earlier, CZ announced to introduce a fiat-to-crypto gateway for the Russian currency Ruble. He believes Russian President Vladimir Putin will have the most influence on crypto in the near future.

Binance CEO recently visited Russia for the first time to attend an event. Changpeng Zhao told Coin Desk that Russia is their key market, and it is one of the most active markets in the global blockchain space.

When asked about who will have the most influence on the crypto market in the near future, Binance CEO replied Vladimir Putin he added that there is a potential bill in Russia, and if passed, it would be a good thing for the industry. In the last one year, Malta-based Binance has expanded to many countries around the world.

Binance CEO said that there is a very strong programmer talent in Russia, and he added they should look into the developers’ office in the country. Earlier, Binance launched a fiat-to-crypto exchange in the USA, Uganda, Jersey, and Singapore.As reported earlier Binance futures platform has also gained quite a momentum in the last few days, which was launched only one and a half months ago.