Tag: PwC

PwC Taps ChainSecurity to Strengthen the Audits of Smart Contracts

PwC has always taken a keen interest in blockchain technology. Smart contracts are of great importance to the firm. To further explore options in this regard, PwC Switzerland is teaming up with ChainSecurity. PwC has big Hopes for Smart Contracts This latter company specializes in smart contract auditing, an industry that continues to thrive and grow.  While smart contracts have tremendous potential, they are not safe from coding errors or …
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PwC Luxembourg Will Host an Event Dedicated to IOTA and Blockchain

Different blockchains and cryptocurrencies try to obtain a  strong position in the market. For some, that process is a lot easier than others. PricewaterhouseCoopers is intent on bringing IOTA to the masses by organizing a dedicated event.  Cryptocurrency enthusiasts are familiar with what IOTA aims to achieve. Their vision of building a blockchain for the Internet of Things is rather ambitious. A strong focus will be put on microtransactions and …
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PwC Unveils New Blockchain Auditing Service for Its Clients

Blockchain technology can be used for many purposes. Unsurprisingly, a lot of companies are working on products which are far from production-ready. PricewaterhouseCoopers wants to audit companies’ use of the blockchain to ensure it is being used properly. Moreover, it will let company staffers monitor their internal blockchain transactions. An Interesting Venture for PwC With so many companies claiming to focus on blockchain technology right now, one would expect more working products …
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PricewaterhouseCoopers Hires Former UK FCA Regulator for Blockchain Project

Financial and consulting giant PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), has brought in Patrick Spens, a former hedge fund founder and regulator at the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority, to aid the company in exploring the application of blockchains in government, society and the financial sector. “The potential for blockchain, the technology that powers the crypto-currency Bitcoin, to provide secure storage and distribution solutions is already seen to have far-reaching implications for the financial services …
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