Kasisto Announces $15M Round Led by Rho Capital Partners

New Funding to Expand Products and Accelerate Adoption of Conversational AI in Financial Services Kasisto, creators of KAI, the leading digital experience platform for the financial services industry, today announced a $15 million Series B extension funding round led by new investor Rho Capital Partners with participation from current investors, Oak HC/FT, Propel Venture Partners,…

Digital Reasoning Launches AI-Enabled Voice Analytics for Conduct Surveillance in Banking

Digital Reasoning, a leader in Artificial Intelligence (AI) that understands human intentions and behaviors, has launched a new, AI-enabled voice analytics solution for voice communications monitoring in banks. Developed with extensive input from the firm’s industry partners and customers, it delivers market-leading transcription accuracy of financial domain audio data and seamless workflows that enable efficient scaling…

Forbes: This Startup Is Creating A Real-Time Data Map Of The Global Economy. BlackRock And PayPal Are Buying It

By Antoine Gara, Forbes How much did the federal government shutdown cost? After 35 days of deadlock, $6,354,845,148 in wages had gone unpaid to 747,573 federal employees. Every second that ticked by added $2,118 to the figure. Some staffers were furloughed; many more worked without pay. At the Department of Homeland Security, for example, some…

Tech Entrepreneurs to Debut Breakthrough Solutions at Eighth Annual FinTech Innovation Lab New York

Lab created by Accenture and Partnership Fund for NYC continues to accelerate adoption of innovative technologies in New York City, including artificial intelligence, internet of things and virtual reality   NEW YORK; June 21, 2018 – Eleven emerging technology companies will debut their innovations at the FinTech Innovation Lab New York’s Demo Day today at…

JP Morgan is unleashing artificial intelligence on a business that moves $5 trillion for corporations every day

Article written by Hugh Son | @hugh_son and published on CNBC For the past six months, J.P. Morgan Chase has quietly been shuttling clients to the bank’s technology lab on the West Side of Manhattan for a glimpse at the future of work. The executives — treasurers and finance chiefs of some of the world’s biggest companies —…

Foxconn backs Cambridge Blockchain in $7 Million Series A Round

From CoinDesk: “Identity startup Cambridge Blockchain has closed a $7 million Series A round led by HCM Capital, the investing arm of the Taiwanese manufacturing giant Foxconn Technology Group. According to Tuesday’s announcement, Foxconn is “exploring deployments” of software developed by Cambridge Blockchain to improve the management of connected devices and global supply chains. Other…

How Artificial Intelligence Can Stop Market Manipulation

From MarketVoice: “This past March, a group of venture capital firms and banking organizations led by BNP Paribas invested $30 million into Digital Reasoning, a privately held company based in Nashville that is emerging as one of the leaders in using artificial intelligence to analyze human communications. The funding round, which also included Barclays, Goldman…