The True Value of Financial Data

The value of financial data depends on who is assessing the value of the data. Consumers sometimes go to great lengths to protect their private financial information. Other parties can be just as eager to obtain it. Financial firms are generally trusted to safeguard private information, but that also gives them unique opportunities to use…
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How Ideas Spread in Financial Technology

Why do certain ideas spread in finance? For example, no Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) existed 30 years ago. Today, ETFs play a major role in financial markets. Similarly, online financial services and apps were once innovative but are now commonplace. Established legality, profitability, simplicity, extensibility, and network externalities all have significant effects on the spread…
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The Effectiveness of Augmented Intelligence

Human and machine combinations are currently better at performing many tasks than either humans or AI alone. There is far more scope for using computers to enhance our abilities than commonly believed. The effectiveness of augmented intelligence has implications for employment, finance, and the way we do business. The Evolution of Augmented Intelligence Augmented intelligence…
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