As follows from the statistics of the Main Information and Analytical Center of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia, in the first edition of 2019, payments reached 6613. This is almost 8 times more compared to the same period in 2018.
In the first structure of 2019, 157,297 criminal cases on formation of fraud were found in the proceedings (Article 159 of the Criminal Code). Of these, 105 681 cases were registered in the first half of the year (an increase of 5.4% compared to the previous year). The remaining cases relate to previous periods.
In the first half of 2019, the number of crimes under article 159.2 of the Criminal Code (fraud in receiving payments). A total of 4441 cases were registered, which is 27.6% more than last year.
We see that security is becoming one of the most important categories of electronic payments. Private blockchain ensures the safety of savings, artificial intelligence and the team’s achievements limit the possibilities for fraud.