Big Four Auditing Giant, PwC Partners with Cred on Stablecoin Launch

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“Big Four” auditing giant, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) just partnered with a decentralized lending partner, Cred to launch a new stablecoin. Designed to Bring Trust to US Dollar-Pegged Cryptocurrencies According to PwC, it wants to help build greater confidence in the crypto-sphere.  Doing so could usher in the next 100 million users of such assets, they note. … Continue reading “Big Four Auditing Giant, PwC Partners with Cred on Stablecoin Launch”

Accounting: How the Big Four Approach Blockchain

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The Big Four accounting firms have different approaches to decentralized ledgers. As the blockchain tech matures and strengthens, behemoths in every sector are showing their interest. This technology can help improve productivity and reduce costs. Therefore, auditing and accounting industries can benefit greatly from DLTs. Furthermore, it is in these sectors that immutability of data can … Continue reading “Accounting: How the Big Four Approach Blockchain”

49% of Healthcare Execs Using Blockchain

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The use of the blockchain by experts in the healthcare arena is on the increase. In fact, nearly half of execs reported that they plan to use blockchain solutions within their companies. These findings emerged in the recent PwC Health Research Institute survey. However, there are still implementation challenges which include the lack of trust, expertise, … Continue reading “49% of Healthcare Execs Using Blockchain”

Climate Change: Blockchain May Offer a Solution

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If you mention climate change to some, you’ll usually be met with eye rolls. For others, like a blockchain expert at the University of Technology Sydney Law, the belief is the technology can provide solutions concerns. Dr. Phillipa Ryan Says it Can Help  Dr. Ryan says developing countries can use greener methods to generate electricity.  … Continue reading “Climate Change: Blockchain May Offer a Solution”

Fear of Missing Out: 84% of Companies Now use Blockchain

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Soon, we may see a fear of missing out (FOMO) with regards to blockchain use. At the moment, 84% of companies are using the technology, says a PwC survey. “Everyone is talking about blockchain, and no one wants to be left behind,” according to PwC’s 2018 Global Blockchain Survey, which included 600 executives. Another survey … Continue reading “Fear of Missing Out: 84% of Companies Now use Blockchain”