JPMorgan files patent for ‘bitcoin killer’ currency – Telegraph

The largest bank in the US, JPMorgan, has filed a patent for an electronic currency with many similarities to bitcoin.

At no point in the lengthy patent application is there any reference to bitcoin or any other existing crypto-currency, but there is a claim that the work would represent a “new paradigm for effectuating electronic payments.”

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