Posts Tagged ‘AI’

What Your Money Knows About You: AI, Biometrics and Commerce

On Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 11 AM Eastern, join FindBiometrics for the financial ID webinar. Fresh off of their live reporting from Money20/20 USA in Las Vegas, join FindBiometrics CEO Peter O’Neill and a panel of biometrics experts from IDEMIA, BioCatch and FacePhi for an engaging and in-depth discussion on the state of intelligent […]

Ibibo Founder Launches AI-based FinTech Startup INDwealth; Raises $30 Mn from Steadview Capital

INDWealth, an AI and machine learning-based wealth management and advisory platform, will offer a slew of services to high net worth and ultra high net worth individuals. Its a full stack personal finance platform that aims to provide solutions to investors ranging from wealth management, investments, micro-savings, taxation, lending, expense management, and portfolio management.  The […]

Finn AI closes $14 million Series A with Yaletown Partners, Flying Fish Partners

Finn AI has raised a $14 million Series A round. The round was led by Yaletown Partners and Flying Fish Partners, with participation from new investors like BDC Capital’s Women in Technology Fund (WIT) and New York-based 1843 Capital. Additional investment was provided by angel investors, and lending facilities were provided by Comerica Bank. Finn AI […]

How 11 Trends Indicate that AI is the Future of Cryptocurrency Trading

These 11 reasons are all based on real scientific research and studies. AI and machine learning is relatively new, but already it’s taken the finance and crypto worlds by storm. Computer algorithms already generate the majority of trading AI is vital to sort through vast streams of digital data AI hedge funds outperform other hedge […]

4 Japanese AI and fintech startups to look out for at TIA Tokyo 2018

At Tech in Asia Tokyo 2018, hundreds of startups will showcase their products and services at the heart of the conference floors. Among them are four AI and fintech startups you can meet at Startup Factory this September 21 & 22. KB-eye Taktpixel finbee i-donuts Read more

Bahrain to host regional Fintech Forum

Bank Arab Banking Corporation (ABC) and the Arab Financial Services (AFS) said the 3rd Middle East & Africa FinTech Forum, the region’s premier fintech conference, will be held in Bahrain on 20-21 February 2019 under the patronage of the Central Bank of Bahrain. The forum brings together internationally renowned thought leaders, practitioners and innovators from […]

Breakthrough Fintech Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Commerce Launches in Shanghai

The CardLinx Association announced that The CardLinx Asia Forum will be held in China for the first time on September 5th at the Grand Hyatt Shanghai. This executive-level event will focus on artificial intelligence and commerce in the development of payments, retail tech and travel tech in Asia. When: September 5, 2018 Where: Shanghai, China Read more […]

New AI-powered investment app to focus on Hong Kong millennials

Financial services provider CFSG has launched Hong Kong’s first artificial intelligence-powered financial investment app targeted at millennials, in a strategic partnership with broadband provider HKT. The app, named Alpha i, promises to execute trades in as fast as 0.8 milliseconds. Alpha i also claims to use “Nasa technology” as well as AI, deep learning and big data […]

Digital Disruption: How Fintech is Pushing Banks to Change

Fintech has brought unprecedented disruption in the financial services ecosystem. Legacy financial institutions looking to become digital-enabled face two main challenges. First, the business models and personal skills that have served the industry well for decades has been disrupted by digital innovation and no longer works in the new banking ecosystem. Second, attempts to create new, […]

Hong Kong’s tech ambitions given major boost with AI lab funding

Hong Kong received a major boost to its technology ambitions with the launch of an AI lab jointly funded by SenseTime, which specialises in large scale facial recognition systems, and the Alibaba Hong Kong Entrepreneurs Fund. The lab will collaborate with the Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation to roll out a six-month accelerator […]