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Deloitte Survey: Crypto Will Rival or Replace Fiat Within 10 Years

In brief The majority of finance professionals thought that blockchain has a lot of potential in their businesses. But many said there are major obstacles, such as old infrastructure, patchy regulatory frameworks, and glaring cybersecurity risks. Deloitte's annual global blockchain survey has found that 76% of finance professionals think that digital assets “will serve as a strong alternative to, or outright replacement for, fiat currencies in the next 5–10 years.”Deloitte is one of the “Big Four” accounting firms along with KPMG, EY, and PwC. It’s conducted a blockchain survey for

GBA Names New United Kingdom Chapter President

Washington DC, July 13, 2021: The Government Blockchain Association (GBA) is pleased to announce that Ms. Priya Guliani will be the new UK Chapter President. Gerard Dache, Executive Director of GBA, states: “GBA welcomes the extension of its active network into the United Kingdom. The appointment of Priya Guliani is a boon to our organization, and I look forward to seeing great events and networking happening in the future.” Priya Guliani is a technology and impact entrepreneur. She is an MIT certified leadership professional and Oxford certified Blockchain expert with over 10

Kaspersky announces blockchain voting system

Kaspersky Cybersecurity firm has introduced a prototype of its revolutionary Polys blockchain voting system to open up the opportunity of a safer alternative to conventional voting systems. Verdict’s tech website reports. Polys is a Kaspersky Innovation Hub project aimed at developing a safe online voting framework for enterprise universities and political parties. Kaspersky mentions that the first of its kind to incorporate blockchain technologies and work alongside the Polys online election system This uses a distributed ledger technology digital voting system that creates a verified link between a vote and