FINTECH

FINTECH, short for Financial Technology, describes the emerging technology applied to financial services including trading, investments, banking, and marketplaces including current exchanges and new alternative marketplaces. FINTECH covers innovations that are rapidly changing all aspects of the front office, middle office, and back office. CloudQuant is considered a FINTECH company as we are bringing crowdsourcing to algorithmic trading. Other FINTECH innovations include cryptocurrencies, machine learning, and deep learning applications.

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AI & Machine Learning News. 22, October 2018

Machine learning AI News covering many topics : The passing of Paul Allen - huge supporter of AI dies aged 65. Steve Balmer - LA Clippers roll out Courtvision - AI boosted stat overlays. FAANG report - can you write a model based off FAANG? US Driverless cars fail to recognize UK's uniquely local vehicles. Crowndstrike IPO - can you write an IPO model?
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Jessica Darmoni's Review of the 34th Futures Industry Association Expo

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The Futures Industry Association (FIA) held their 34th Annual FIA Expo conference at the Hilton Chicago last week bringing together capital markets influencers, regulators and innovators to discuss some of the most pressing matters facing the industry.
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AI & Machine Learning News. 09, October 2018

Nokia CEO Learns ML and wants to ensure that his entire workforce learns it too, Nokia is a good company. News aggregators as a source of model ideas. ML cheat sheets and How artificial Intelligence makes today's email marketing smarter yet still dumber than a 5 year old video game system.
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AI & Machine Learning News. 01, October 2018

Machine learning AI News covering Kai-Fu Lee's new book and the US v China AI face-off - the NEW industrial revolution. Orchestrating Data Analytics - How Investment Funds are navigating this brave new world. XAI Explainable AI, what is inside the black box - being able to explain the why is very important for some disciplines including trading. Why did I reject the Data Scientist Job - defining a new role in a new industry. GE and AI in the PB data world. As well as 12 more TED talks on AI.
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AI & Machine Learning News. 25, September 2018

Machine learning AI News covering topics TILRAY (can you write an algo to catch these trades?), Customizing JupyterLab shortcuts (time to step up from your Notebooks people!), Making drones work for your (making your own symbol lists work for you!), Teaching AI Austrian Sign Language (how AI will help people right out to the edges of society), as well as a number of great "how to..." articles and a collection of AI TED talks.
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SMB Quant Video 1 - Developing a Model

Jeff Holden develops algo trading models at SMB Capital in New York. He utilizes CloudQuant extensively during his research and development process. In this video he details his process for developing an idea into a model.
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SMB Quant Video 2 - Democratization of Trading - CloudQuant

In video two of SMB's new Quant series Paul Tunney discusses why you should use CloudQuant to develop an algorithmic trading model.
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AI & Machine Learning News. 17, September 2018

Machine learning AI News covering Andrew Ng's "Heroes of Deep Learning" (if you are already deep into AI / ML you will love these), Sebastian Thrun's latest move (all the big names in ML this week!), Another ML walkthrough (using a huge dataset) and 3 different new articles that come together to make an opportunity for an investment model.
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AI & Machine Learning News. 10, September 2018

Machine learning AI News covering developing an AI self-driving system for (very small) cars, overcoming initial pitfalls. Mapping the Chicago crime statistics, how taking an alternative view of data can give you a unique viewpoint. And why AI Hedge Fund Failures do not mean AI failed, in our view why the human imagination should lead the AI not the other way around!
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AI & Machine Learning News. 03, September 2018

Baidu launches a simple AI training platform, simplification is the future, our new offering Cloudquant.AI will make it easier than ever for Data Scientists and Traders to identify/create profitable indicators and utilize or share them for profit. Detecting DeepFake to Thanos to Everyone Can Dance, how AI and ML are making it difficult to believe your eyes. Predicting Popularity of The New York Times Comments with effective use of a python sentiment library. Hardware Stocks to Outperform the Market, can you do better on CloudQuant? Finally, how to approach speech recognition in languages with fewer native speakers, Facebooks method vs an individual Data Scientist.