Forget what you know about Silicon Valley and the Canton of Zug. There’s a new blockchain and digital currency hub growing in the Emerald Isle of Ireland. In fact, Dublin is steadily becoming a place that has firm support, education and industry infrastructure within the cryptocurrency and digital ledger phenomena.
Deloitte Establishes RD Team Providing 50 Blockchain Jobs in Dublin
Ireland is continuously on the horizon of technological innovation and is becoming quite the player within the rapidly growing Fintech global arena. Major technology players such as Google, Facebook, Paypal and many others have operations in the region and confidence is high between legacy financial institutions and the technology sector. The rise of research and development (RD) of blockchain technology is also thriving within the country’s borders.
Just recently the financial management and consultancy firm Deloitte has announced it will create blockchain RD department in Dublin. The group plans to construct a team of 50 developers in the next year and a half focused on the distributed ledger technology sector. However, it may take time as Deloitte Ireland’s head of financial services David Dalton