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

4 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on All ‘Big Four’ Auditors to Trial Blockchain Platform for Financial Reporting
The world’s four biggest auditing firms – Deloitte, EY, KPMG and PwC – are joining a group of 20 banks in Taiwan to trial a blockchain service for auditing public companies’ interim financial reports. According to a local news report on Thursday, the blockchain trial will initially allow the auditing firms to conduct so-called external Read More

‘Big Four’ Firm PwC’s Hong Kong Office Accepts Bitcoin

9 months ago admin2 Comments Off on ‘Big Four’ Firm PwC’s Hong Kong Office Accepts Bitcoin
News Another ‘Big Four’ firm joins the bitcoin revolution as the auditing corporation Pricewaterhousecooper’s (PwC) Hong Kong office accepted a payment in bitcoin according to the Wall Street Journal. The accountancy corporation follows the lead of the Deloitte and Ernst & Young (EY) offices that have already started accepting bitcoin for financial services. Also read: Read More

Automating my job taught me that robots aren’t as scary as we think

9 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Automating my job taught me that robots aren’t as scary as we think
I learned that robots could do my job just as I was about to graduate from college, in 2010. My university’s computer science department had created a new class for journalists during my senior year, and I had enrolled in a last-ditch effort to acquire marketable skills. At that point, my classmates and I were Read More