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Former PwC partner to launch New Zealand ‘Power Dollar’ stablecoin

New Zealand-based financial services company Power Finance plans to launch what it’s calling a “world-first” digital version of the New Zealand dollar. Set to launch early next year, the digital currency will employ Distributed Ledger Technology.The ‘Power Dollar’ is not government backed however and is more akin to a stablecoin

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PwC Switzerland Partners Smart Contract Auditing Team ChainSecurity

Smart contract auditing team ChainSecurity partnered with the Swiss branch of Big Four auditing firm PwC to enhance the services the global auditor provides.In an email sent to CryptoX, a PwC spokesperson explained that no acquisition took place and multiple ChainSecurity teams joined the firm. Hand in handAccording to a

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PwC Switzerland Incorporates ChainSecurity Team to Expand Blockchain Audit Tools

PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Switzerland has “hired” smart contract audit firm ChainSecurity’s team, folding the company and its expertise into the Big Four accounting firm, the companies announced earlier this week.In what seems like an acquisition in all but name, the seven technical engineers are joining the accounting firm and to bolster

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Consensys-Backed Identity Platform Partners With PwC

ConsenSys-backed identity management protocol uPort has entered a partnership with Onfido and PwC to develop blockchain-based identity management in the financial services sector in the United Kingdom. In a Sept. 23 announcement, Ethereum-based digital identity platform uPort said that it was partnering with ID management firm Onfido and Big Four

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Luxembourg Branch of Accounting Giant PwC to Accept Bitcoin Payments

One of the “Big Four” accounting firms PwC, the Luxembourg branch, will accept Bitcoin(BTC)trade payments from clients beginning October 1st.PwC Luxemburg, a subsidiary of the world’s second-largest professional services firm, has announced on September 2nd that the firm will start accepting Bitcoin as a method of payment from its clients

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