Envisioning Money

A tide of technology — cryptocurrencies, P2P economies, payment APIs — is reshaping the world before our very eyes. We rarely memorize, wait in line, rewind, unfold, print or phone anymore. There has never been a better time to map the phenomenon of human innovation, and there is no better place to start with than with money.

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The Future of Money

Yes, money is a technology. From beads to gold, it has changed shape, and from changing hands to routing data, its transfer has accelerated, expanded & multiplied. The internet has unlocked vast networks, new behaviors and inventive systems that are redefining the concept of value.

Envisioning has created a free PDF briefing explaining our unique perspective of technological disintermediation applied to money. We showcase four distinct future scenarios, highlight the products and services investing in change & the technologies that shape them.

Scan our free briefing to understand how technology is a fundamental force shaping industries, economies and humanity.

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Understanding Evolution

A product of deft collaboration and deep research, folded in with piquant prose and stunning visuals, our report is designed to set you ahead. A technological perspective on money will give you a richer understanding of your industry and a longer view of its future.


  • A landscape of innovations
  • Industries being reshaped
  • Financial Power shifting
  • Society evolving


  • Money as a technology
  • How it is being redefined
  • How it is accelerating change
  • Implication in our lives & industries


  • Technological literacy
  • Exponential thinking
  • Nuanced strategy
  • Industry intelligence

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The Past, Present and the Future of Money

As we developed the briefing, we also charted changes in money and power over time. We couldn’t help but turn it into a stunning infographic. Click through for a full version and download links. Share it with esteemed colleagues and sworn enemies -- lead the conversation on money.

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