Explainer Side Notes

A Personal Blog from Joe Rodgers

Entire stack

When companies start making statements like this, the technology is being accepted and implemented. It doesn't mean the tech is here to stay. The "whole stack" is a humble brag for "we're first to market, we have expertise, you can trust us".

The Financial Review quoted Umar Farooq, JPMorgan Chase’s head of blockchain initiatives, who stated:

“We are the only financial player that owns the entire stack, from the application to the protocol.”