New York, New York (October 18, 2018) – The Wall Street Blockchain Alliance (WSBA), an industry-leading non-profit trade association with a mission to guide and promote comprehensive adoption of blockchain technology and cryptoassets across global markets, is pleased to announce that CBIZ and Libra have joined the organization as corporate members.
CBIZ is one of the largest accounting, insurance brokerage and valuation companies in the United States, providing services through more than 100 offices in 33 states.
Libra is the leading technology and data services provider for middle and back office crypto asset processing. Libra’s crypto-native products connect, standardize, reconcile, process and report audit-ready information within a highly secure enterprise-grade infrastructure.
Chairman of the WSBA, Ron Quaranta, commented: “We are honored to have CBIZ and Libra as corporate members of the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance. Both firms are innovative leaders in their industry segments, and their solutions and thought leadership will be critical to the development of both blockchain technology and cryptoasset ecosystems for global taxation and accounting, audit and advisory services.”
Notes Robert Tobey, Managing Director of CBIZ: “My CBIZ colleagues and I look forward to partnering with other Wall Street Blockchain Alliance members to answer the vexing questions and provide guidance about how businesses will adapt to blockchain technologies, and how blockchain transactions are verified, accounted, and taxed.”
CEO and Founder of Libra, Jake Benson, commented: “We are excited to be partnering with an organization that shares the same vision and goal of providing solutions for institutions to participate in the crypto asset class. Libra looks forward to collaborating with WSBA to educate and prepare the market for broader and faster adoption.”
With more than 100 offices and 4,600 associates in major metropolitan areas and suburban cities throughout the U.S. CBIZ (NYSE: CBZ) provides professional business services that help clients better manage their finances and employees. CBIZ provides its clients with financial services including accounting, tax, financial advisory, government healthcare consulting, risk advisory, and valuation services.
For information about CBIZ, visit www.cbiz.com.
Libra is a trusted, next-generation technology company that delivers the leading middle and back office solution for the crypto asset ecosystem. Libra provides a system of record that automates and optimizes accounting, audit and tax processes for funds, fund administrators, exchange platforms, trading operations and auditors. These premier solutions ensure real-time visibility to crypto transaction activity and holdings for institutions that require highly scalable and secure reporting, compliance and control solutions.
For information about Libra, visit www.lukka.wpengine.com.
About the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance
The Wall Street Blockchain Alliance (WSBA) is an industry leading non-profit trade association, with a mission to advocate, guide and promote comprehensive adoption of blockchain and distributed ledger technology across global financial markets.