Posts Tagged ‘standards’

PwC Is Backing a USD Stablecoin Cryptocurrency in Challenge to Tether

PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) is partnering with Cred, a decentralized lending startup that’s developing a new stablecoin pegged to the dollar. PwC will offer its expertise to help Cred develop more rigorous standards for stablecoins—assets that require a reserve ledger that can provide 100% transparency and value substantiation.  A lack of trust in stablecoins has been keeping […]

China planning to create national standards for blockchain technology

The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) in China has announced that it is setting up a national technical standardisation committee for blockchain or distributed ledger technology (DLT). The China Electronics Standardization Institute, a non-profit institution for standardisation in the field of electronics and IT industry directly under MIIT proposed the national standardisation of blockchain technology. […]