Retrieve Encrypted Data with Custom Formula Fields (Generally Available)

Get more value out of the Shield Platform Encryption service by referencing encrypted fields in formulas. Quickly and securely reference just the right data, even when it’s encrypted. This feature is available to all Shield Platform Encryption customers. This change applies to Lightning Experience, Salesforce Classic, and all versions of the Salesforce1 mobile app.

You can use several operations and functions, including concatenate (& and +), isBlank, isNull, if, hyperlink, and image. You can reference Quick Actions and render encrypted data in text, date, and date/time formats.