Tag: Accenture

Accenture and BNP Paribas Experiment with Nxt Blockchain Technology

The number of different cryptocurrencies coming to market over the years is almost impossible to count. Some of the older altcoins are still around today, although not everyone will remember most of them. Nxt is one of the older currencies in existence, though it is mainly known for its services to developers these days. Specifically, it now allows for more transparent bank transfers, which is of great interest to BNP Paribas and Accenture Spain. Major Banks Appreciate …
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SWIFT Releases In-Depth Report on Distributed Ledgers

SWIFT has released a 20-page report on Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLTs) that takes a critical look at the current state of the technology as well as the technical and regulatory challenges of implementing DLTs in the financial services space. The report, SWIFT on distributed ledger technologies, was published with assistance from global consulting firm Accenture. The paper breaks down the exploration of DLTs in several sections: governance, data controls, compliance, …
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Accenture includes blockchain-oriented startup to their FinTech Innovation Lab

Recent reports that a financial innovation lab, operated by Accenture, which is a consulting and management firm) has just added a blockchain startup to its newest class. With this in mind, Accenture’s 2016 Fintech Innovation Lab will include a total of 15 startups, including Crowdaura. The firm aims to use blockchain technology as the main mechanism to issue securities via crowdfunding. What makes it shine though is the fact that …
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