WSJ: First ever futures contract to pay out in Bitcoin set to be approved.

WASHINGTON—The first futures contract that will pay out in cryptocurrency rather than cash is expected to soon get regulatory approval.

The contract, launched by New York Stock Exchange owner Intercontinental Exchange Inc., is aimed at institutional players…

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PR: Smart Contract Platform Fabric Token Raises More Than $1 Million in Less Than a Day After ICO Open (news.bitcoin.com)

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Fabric Token (FT), a New Token Developed on Ethereum, Aims to Provide a Way for Anyone to Create and Deploy Their Very Own Smart Contracts or Decentralized Applications (DAPPs).

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A METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR CONTROLLING THE PERFORMANCE OF A CONTRACT USING A DISTRIBUTED HASH TABLE AND A PEER-TO-PEER DISTRIBUTED LEDGER (patentscope.wipo.int)

A computer-implemented method (100) and system (1) for controlling the performance of a smart contract. The method includes storing a contract on or in a computer-based repository. The contract is associated with a licence between a first user (U1) and a second user (U2). The method further includes receiving, over a communications network, a transaction comprising a transfer of a token from an agent (A) to the first user (U1) or the second user (U2). The transaction comprises metadata that…

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