Is Blockchain Going Mainstream? You Bet!

The arrival of an important new technology is generally met with loud choruses of both hype and skepticism. Some see the next big thing – others say it is all overblown. That is certainly the case with blockchain. So how

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How Blockchain Could Change Finance

An animated explanation about How Blockchain Could Change Finance. Blockchain is the technology that creates a ledger of transactions on the Internet that is secure and easily accessible. It quickens the ownership validation process, executes transactions in just minutes or

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UBS Exec: Blockchain ‘The Biggest Disruptor Since The Internet’

Blockchain technology will cause major disruption in the enterprise stack, sparking a dramatic shift to distributed computing environments with the “value web” becoming a massive peer-to-peer network, according to UBS’s former Group CIO and Group Managing Director, Oliver Bussmann. Qualified

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UBS View on Blockchain

  How does it work today?   Building the trust engine: How blockchain can transform the financial industry   The industry gains benefits from blockchain   Watch the full video Download the blockchain white paper and the Crypto 2.0 Pathfinder

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Blockchain and the Auditing Revolution – Real Time Audit within the Capabilities of Blockchain

Auditing is the process of conducting an independent examination of an organization’s accounts, books and/or documents in order to determine whether the organization’s financial statements present a fair view of the business. It is based on a set of pre-determined

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Infographic: The Bitcoin Halving Explained

Bitcoin was designed as an alternative to fiat currency, boasting a number of unique characteristics such as its finite supply. At the time of writing, the price of Bitcoin stands at a 2 year high and though there are a

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Bank of England Fintech Accelerator Partners with PwC on distributed ledger Proof of Concept

A team of PwC’s specialists in DLT and testing worked alongside the Bank to design and carry out a Proof of Concept to investigate the capability of distributed ledger technology – which creates a single shared view of transactions, allowing

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Blockchain To Optimize and Secure Client Data Information – Part 1

As data becomes increasingly powerful, meaningful and valuable, concerns over its security are on the rise. Indeed, ‘big data’ has become the recent buzz-term to describe the ever-expanding, often-unstructured nature of important information, and has opened extensive discussions over how

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Blockchain to Optimize and Secure Client Data Information – Part 2

Blockchain application in financial data and compliance Blockchain makes the top secured financial transactions controllable The financial services industry is another major area in which client information must be securely protected to prevent market manipulation. At the same time, however, Read More

Blockchain to Optimize and Secure Client Data Information – Part 3

Blockchain-based Enigma system Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, therefore, have developed a guaranteed privacy system based on blockchain, in which data can be stored, verified and shared without ever being revealed to any of the network’s parties. ‘Enigma’,

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