Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

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12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2019
Feb. 21, 2020
Jun. 30, 2019
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Document Type 10-K    
Document Annual Report true    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2019    
Document Transition Report false    
Entity File Number 001-34835    
Entity Registrant Name Envestnet, Inc.    
Entity Central Index Key 0001337619    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2019    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Amendment Flag false    
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE    
Entity Tax Identification Number 20-1409613    
Entity Address, Address Line One 35 East Wacker Drive, Suite 2400    
Entity Address, City or Town Chicago,    
Entity Address, State or Province IL    
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 60601    
City Area Code 312    
Local Phone Number 827-2800    
Title of 12(b) Security Common Stock, par value $0.005 per share    
Trading Symbol ENV    
Security Exchange Name NYSE    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer Yes    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes    
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer    
Entity Small Business false    
Entity Emerging Growth Company false    
Entity Shell Company false    
Entity Public Float     $ 2,206,054,725
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   52,904,138