Deloitte announces partnership with five blockchain startups

Announcements | May 5, 2016 By:

Deloitte announced that it has partnered with BlockCypher, Bloq, ConsenSys, Loyyal and Stellar to provide new blockchain solutions to its clients.

Deloitte says that it is developing 20 blockchain-related prototypes that cover various uses including digital identity, digital banking, cross-border payments, and loyalty and rewards, as well as in the investment management and insurance sectors.

“Blockchain is proving to be a major disruptive force in financial services. The industry prototypes and pilots have shown this, and we continue to focus on helping our clients to make blockchain a reality for their businesses,” said Joe Guastella, the leader of Deloitte’s financial services practice.

Deloitte is a multinational professional services firm headquartered in New York City.