Browsing the "PwC" Tag

Crypto Exchange WEX Linked to Iranian Ransomware Operators, Says PwC

| Yogita Khatri

Cryptocurrency exchange WEX, formerly called BTC-e, may have been used to launder illicit gains from the SamSam ransomware, according to PwC.

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PwC Blockchain Principal Grainne McNamara Moves to Rival EY

| Anna Baydakova

Grainne McNamara, formerly PwC's blockchain principal, has moved to rival Big Four consulting firm EY, where she will have a broader focus.

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PwC Is Advising (Not Auditing) Another Stablecoin Project

| Ian Allison

PwC's Hong Kong division is exploring best practices for issuing stablecoins with non-profit Loopring Foundation. Auditing, though, is another matter.

Blockchain Can Help Solve Swathe of Environmental Issues, Says WEF Study

| Daniel Palmer

Research by the World Economic Forum and PwC has identified over 65 ways blockchain could address some of the most urgent environmental challenges.

PwC Creates Digital Skills Program to Boost Internal Blockchain Expertise

| Nikhilesh De

Consultancy firm PwC is kicking off a new program aimed at improving the expertise of its employees on new technologies like blockchain.

Tezos Hires ‘Big Four’ Firm PwC to Conduct External Audit

| Anna Baydakova

"Big Four" financial firm PriceWaterHouse Coopers Switzerland will audit the Tezos Foundation, the latter announced Monday.

All ‘Big Four’ Auditors to Trial Blockchain Platform for Financial Reporting

| Wolfie Zhao

The world's four biggest auditing firms will join 20 banks to trial a blockchain service for validating public companies' financial reports.

PwC Australia, Port of Brisbane Unveil Blockchain Supply Chain Pilot

| Sujha Sundararajan

PwC Australia, the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Port of Brisbane are trialling a new blockchain trade solution.

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Northern Trust, PwC Launch ‘Instant’ Blockchain Audits

| Michael del Castillo

Rather than waiting for periodic reports, auditors of private equity funds on Northern Trust's blockchain will get the data almost immediately.

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PwC’s Hong Kong Office Accepts Bitcoin Payment

| Daniel Palmer

'Big Four' firm PwC recently accepted bitcoin in exchange for advisory services, a news report revealed Thursday.