PwC News

PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is an international network of companies providing professional services of consulting and auditing. The company was founded in 1849 and is currently one of Big Four accounting firms. The main office is headquartered in London. PwC cryptocurrency involvement started in 2015, when PwC conducted a Consumer Cryptocurrency survey in order to find out how many Americans knew about Bitcoin. The next year, the company released a blockchain-based system named Vulcan, which was designed to handle financial operations such as personal finance, banking, asset management, etc. The year after that, PwC launched a startup aimed to support businessmen working within the blockchain and fintech industries. In 2017, the PwC Hong Kong office started accepting cryptocurrency as a payment method. Recently, the company has announced a new application of PwC for cryptocurrency accounting.

News
Smart contract auditing team ChainSecurity joins the Swiss branch of big four auditing firm PricewaterhouseCoopers.
PwC Switzerland Partners Smart Contract Auditing Team ChainSecurity
Adrian Zmudzinski
2020-01-12T12:30:00+00:00
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New Year Special
Has 2019 lived up to the expectations of the crypto community and those working in the industry, and what are the biggest disappointments?
Did 2019 Deliver on All That Was Promised for the Crypto Industry?
Andrew Singer
2019-12-30T02:53:00+00:00
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News
Paris-based asset management firm Napoleon AM announced the launch of a regulated Bitcoin fund, the Napoleon Bitcoin Fund.
French-Regulated Napoleon Bitcoin Fund Linked to CME Futures
Adrian Zmudzinski
2019-12-11T13:34:00+00:00
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Singaporean government-backed blockchain platform Tribe facilitated another $15.7 million in fundraising to support blockchain startups.
Singaporean Gov’t Blockchain Platform Facilitates $15.7 Million in Fundraising
Joeri Cant
2019-12-03T02:20:00+00:00
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Opinion
After long-standing limits, new advances in custodial solutions for Bitcoin are enabling larger financial institutions to enter the market.
Custody Services for Digital Assets: Everything You Need to Know
Rohan Barde
2019-09-28T19:22:00+01:00
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PwC Luxembourg, a branch of the world’s second-largest professional services firm, will start accepting Bitcoin payments as of Oct. 1.
PwC Luxembourg to Start Accepting Bitcoin from October 2019: Official
Helen Partz
2019-09-03T16:21:00+01:00
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Analysis
Last week, Deloitte unveiled a blockchain-based platform. Other Big Four firms are following suit, but to what extent?
Big Four and Blockchain: Are Auditing Giants Adopting Yet?
Stephen O'Neal
2019-09-01T19:45:00+01:00
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News
Singapore’s proposal to exempt crypto from a goods and services tax would benefit crypto-related businesses, says PwC corporate tax expert.
Proposed Crypto Tax Cut in Singapore to Help Crypto Business: PwC Expert
Ana Alexandre
2019-07-29T20:37:00+01:00
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