Deloitte’s Interoperable Proof-Of-Concept To Digitize Document Exchange

Shipping companies will be able to exchange digitized documents across multiple DLT and cloud networks. Auditing and consulting firm Deloitte has announced the successful completion of a blockchain-based pilot program designed to connect multiple blockchain platforms to improve the efficiency and transparency of global supply chains. The new connected platform is intended to digitize the…

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Massive Digital Attraction of Major Auditing Firms

The cryptocurrency sector has elicited massive interest from different parties worldwide. Top professional auditing firms are hiring more specialized staff to respond to new products and service provision in the industry. The auditors have realized the huge opportunities connected with digital currencies and blockchains. Despite the current bearish market, major accountancy firms, including Ernst&Young, PwC,…

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Blockchain Featured in Big Four Firm Deloitte’s Annual Tech Trends Report

Blockchain is featured as a disrupting technology in the Tech Trends 2019 report published by Big Four audit and consulting firm Deloitte on Jan. 16. According to one article in the report, “[a]dvanced networking is the unsung hero of our digital future,” and blockchain is cited as a part of it. The report — which…

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MAS and Partners Develop DvP Settlement for Tokenised Assets

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the Singapore Exchange (SGX) and partners announced on Sunday that they have developed Delivery versus Payment (DvP) capabilities for the settlement of tokenised assets across various blockchain platforms. DvP is a settlement procedure where securities and money are exchanged simultaneously on the condition that the corresponding payment is made,…

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Deloitte Releases Report On The State Of Blockchain

In its recently released report, Deloitte concludes industry has been slower to adopt blockchain technology than expected, but still believes the technology will revolutionize certain sectors. In March and April of this year, international consulting firm Deloitte surveyed executives in seven countries to learn about the state of blockchain adoption and about attitudes toward the…

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Blockchain Startup Deepbrain Chain Airdropping $3 Million USD in Tokens

Deepbrain Chain announced today the release of its AI Training Net, the precursor to its artificial intelligence computing platform, along with an airdrop of $3 million USD worth of its native DBC tokens. It is one of a recent crop of startups taking inspiration from blockchain technology to create new business models. Also read: Goldman Sachs…

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Blockchain Attracts 74% of Large Companies, Deloitte Survey Shows

A subsidiary of multinational company Deloitte conducted a survey to track the blockchain adoption level in various industries and regions. Three-quarters of companies with annual revenue above $500 million see a “compelling business case” in blockchain and either are implementing it already or plan to deploy such application within the next 12 months, a survey…

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Deloitte Survey Shows More Businesses Preparing To Roll Out Blockchain Products

Deloitte announced some of the findings from its 2018 blockchain survey of companies. The results show increased corporate momentum behind blockchain products. At Consensus 2018 on Tuesday, Deloitte announced findings from its March-April 2018 survey of 1,053 representatives of companies with annual sales of at least half a billion dollars. The companies surveyed include a…

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‘Global Blockchain Leader’ At Deloitte Resigns To Join Blockchain-Based Startup

Eric Piscini, former Global Blockchain Leader and Partner at one of the “Big Four” consulting firms, Deloitte, has left the company, Forbes reports May 14. Piscini, who helped build a $50 mln global blockchain practice, is joining the startup Citizens Reserve to move supply chain networks to a blockchain. The early-stage startup, which is currently…

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Iconomi’s Digital Assets Verified By Deloitte

Digital asset management platform Iconomi has announced that it has been blockchain audited and verified by professional services firm Deloitte. Founded in 2016, Iconomi enables users to invest in and manage various digital assets and combinations of digital assets called Digital Asset Arrays (DAA). DAAs combine several different digital assets, such as bitcoin, ether, Digital…

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