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Blockchain promises to be a disruptive technology for the accountancy and auditing professions. Here the ICAEW's IT Faculty collates useful information and resources on the distributed ledger technology and its applications.
Read IT Faculty's report for a definition of blockchain, key features of the technology, as well as the challenges and opportunities its adoption offers the accountancy and auditing professions.
Details on the potential of blockchain, its implications for auditors, how the accountancy profession can lead and what skills are necessary for the future.
Blockchain applications divide into several categories depending on the element of the technology that they are most focused on.