The title of this post may seem far-fetched to anyone who has not been keeping with the latest developments in digital currencies, but the idea of a company issuing its own currency is a serious topic of discussion in international financial technology circles. The case for such an invention is quite strong, e.g.: Corporate currencies could be
Andrew Ross Sorkin has an interesting short piece on DealBook on something I have written about before: the future of money. An excerpt: If the last three decades revolutionized the information and telecommunications industries, the next three may upend the basic tenets of finance: currency, credit and banks, as well as payment and transmission systems.