MassChallenge FinTech Announces 2019 Inaugural Cohort of Top FinTech Startups

MassChallenge, a global network of zero-equity startup accelerators, today announced the 21 startups that will join the 2019 MassChallenge FinTech inaugural program. “Our inaugural cohort represents trailblazing technologies that advance financial services, from AI-powered onboarding platforms to modern giving solutions,” said Devon Sherman, Program Director of MassChallenge FinTech. “We look forward to structuring and driving meaningful, outcome-driven partnerships between [...]

By |2018-12-19T17:33:44+00:00December 17th, 2018|News|0 Comments

AI for everyone: ForwardLane wants to show some love for small, midsize advisers

The development of artificial intelligence technology for financial advisers so far has been dominated by the largest firms, but new startup ForwardLane is hoping to level the playing field for small and midsize advisers. ForwardLane has an expanding menu of AI tools that firms can customize for various uses, such as automating research before client meetings, recommending and prioritizing adviser [...]

By |2018-11-16T19:41:04+00:00September 18th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Applications of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in business

Businesses that use Artificial Intelligence (AI) and related technology to reveal new insights “will steal $1.2 trillion per annum from their less informed peers by 2020.” predicts Forrester Research. Although AI has been around since the 1950s, it is only recently that the technology has begun to find real-world applications (such as Apple’s Siri). The investment in AI by both [...]

By |2018-09-19T13:38:41+00:00July 20th, 2018|News|0 Comments

AI And Machine Learning Will Transform Wealth Management

Every minute of every hour we hear more about the vast, sometimes scary power of artificial intelligence. We’ve invited it into our homes and businesses. In some cases, it has come in uninvited. Last week, the President of Microsoft, Brad Smith, wrote a pieceabout the need for both regulation and corporate responsibility to ensure that technology is used for good. [...]

By |2018-09-19T14:39:16+00:00July 18th, 2018|News|0 Comments

How ForwardLane a FinTech Startup is Transforming Financial Advisory, and Insurance with AI

Nathan Stevenson, CEO of ForwardLane, a FinTech AI Startup in New York City, a next-generation AI company using machine learning to aggregate and scale firm-specific data, market data news, investment research, products, and strategic analytics for financial professionals joins Enterprise Radio. Listen to host Eric Dye & guest Nathan Stevenson discuss the following: Please explain financial technology (FinTech) and artificial intelligence (AI) for our [...]

By |2018-09-19T14:13:13+00:00February 13th, 2018|News|0 Comments

This NYC Startup Supercharges Advisors With AI and NLP

According to reports, more than 90% of all data in the world has been created in the last 2.5 years and this will continue to exponentially increase. While there is an abundance of data available, efficiently synthesizing it and using it effectively still remains a challenge. Enter ForwardLane, the AI and NLP platform that serves the wealth management, asset management and [...]

By |2018-09-19T14:06:18+00:00December 18th, 2017|News|0 Comments

ForwardLane unveils AI APIs

ForwardLane, a FinTech start-up based in New York City, is a next generation artificial intelligence (AI) company using machine learning to aggregate and scale firm-specific content, market data news, investment research, product materials, and strategic analytics for financial professionals to deliver personalized stories for their clients. ForwardLane's two new configurable APIs leverage natural language processing and deep learning AI [...]

By |2018-09-19T14:16:26+00:00November 16th, 2017|News|0 Comments

How AI is supercharging wealth management

Virtual advisors are helping meet the demands of investors who want data-driven insight and a rich, personalized experience akin to Netflix. How else can wealth managers harness the fintech explosion in augmented intelligence? Cognitive software platforms, which provide the tools to analyze, organize, access, and provide advisory services based on a range of structured and unstructured data, are set [...]

By |2018-11-28T00:14:05+00:00July 12th, 2017|News|0 Comments

BBVA selects 56 startups to compete in Open Talent innovation contest

The finalists of the 8th edition of the BBVA Open Talent contest were announced today. They will compete in three separate finals in Mexico, London and New York in September. Startup Musoni and its microfinance solution won the BBVA Open Talent 2016 special Financial Award. Musoni has developed a system that leverages technology to help financial institutions optimize their [...]

By |2018-09-19T14:20:44+00:00August 8th, 2016|News|0 Comments

How B of A’s Billion-Dollar Tech Cuts Could Fuel Startups

Like other big banks, Bank of America wants to get nimbler and more innovative. But it is weighed down by the same problem they all are: a vast worldwide technological architecture that costs billions of dollars a year to run. So, in order to bring new technology in, B of A decided to cut some legacy out. "Innovation is [...]

By |2018-09-19T14:31:23+00:00June 28th, 2016|News|0 Comments