Zhao Changpeng, founder of the currency, pointed out that Russian President Vladimir Putin is the most influential person in the blockchain field. He also expressed his belief that in the future the Russian Federation may pass a bill regulating digital currency. It is reported that Zhao Changpeng also revealed that Qianan may provide user information to Russian financial regulators under certain circumstances, and warned the suspects to stay away from the currency security trading platform. He said: "Usually we will not provide information to any regulatory body collectively. But in some cases, it will."