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The Death of Accounting

Blockchain Specialist
MONICA SINGER CA(SA)
Blockchain Evangelist for ConsenSys

The field of accounting owes almost its entire existence to the creation of double-entry bookkeeping. It is believed that the double-entry system was invented by medieval merchants in the Middle East. From there it was popularised by the major trading families of the Italian citystates of Florence, Genoa, and Venice.