Financial Growth reveals just how much our daily currency exchanges can communicate and transfer. Could this lead to a different kind of financial epidemic in future? With human bacterial infections becoming increasingly resistant to antibiotics, in this scenario, the Handshake Agreement gloves (see Wearable Payment Systems) have been produced from nano-materials, using a technology which applies nanoparticles of silver and zinc as effective antimicrobial agents, for the ultimate clean transaction.

Photography: Jonathan Rowley