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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Nexussquared Announces Grand Finale for Blockchain Startup Program Inaugural Batch

Nexussquared’s first edition of nexuslab, a virtual blockchain startup program co-organized with Startupbootcamp Fintech, is coming to its end. On July 07, 2016, the nexuslab Festival will mark the grand finale of nexuslab’s inaugural batch, a one-day event that will

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How The UK Government Applies Blockchain in 2016

Blockchain had been widely associated with banks but less frequently associated with governments. This article would open your horizons on the importance of blockchain to the UK Government based on their recently published whitepaper. We will extract key points from

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Gambling industry – How Blockchain Can Make It More Transparent

Following Bitcoin’s significant rise in popularity among the online gambling community, eyes are now turning to its underlying technology, blockchain, which is expected to have a hugely disruptive impact on the industry. With the bulk of gambling globally having moved

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Alex Batlin’s Briefing of Crypto 2.0 Musings – Standards and Reference Data Governance DAO

Last few weeks has seen the rise of The DAO – an organization like no other. Part VC fund of about 170 million USD, part crowdfunding platform, part machine. The machine part is the novel piece of the puzzle – effectively all of

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