Evolution of Cryptocurrencies have created multi billion dollar entities which are currently not backed by any regulatory authorities. The limited few beyond the bubble burst may become just a financial settlement platforms, and not a replacement of traditional currencies. Financial institutions integrating ‘Ripple’ platform are working towards reducing operational cost and settlement time, thereby reducing risks and eliminating the return failed payments issues.
As the investors are focusing on Crypto Markets, there are few companies working towards disrupting the financial equity investment and market research segment as well.
In algorithmic trading using High Frequency Trading (HFT) platforms the portfolio decisions are made using quantitative models. Even though the HFT traders generally compete against each other instead of long term investors, many non-HFT traders/investors continue to stay at disadvantage.
Long term investors and non-HFT traders spend days in investment planning and equity research. Adaption of Artificial Intelligence (AI) driven financial equities research and decision making can redefine their investment portfolios. An interesting AI platform by ‘Network Financials‘ dramatically reduces this stock research time through their proprietary scoring model.
Can Artificial Intelligence (AI) drive financial equity decision making and investment portfolios?
Author: Jasbir Sandhu