AI Articles and Analysis in Finance

Explore articles and analysis related to artificial intelligence in finance, including coverage of banking, insurance, fintech, and more.

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Natural Language Processing Applications in Finance – 3 Current Applications

Natural language processing, (NLP) is one AI technique that's finding its way into a variety of verticals, but the finance industry is among the most interested in the business applications of NLP. In fact, according to our AI Opportunity Landscape research in banking, approximately 39% of the AI vendors in the banking industry offer solutions that involve NLP. 

AI for Banking in Europe - 3 Current Applications

AI for Banking in Europe – 3 Current Applications

AutonomousNEXT released a report on the opportunity that AI might create in the banking and financial services industry. The report estimated that by 2030, the potential cost savings by applying AI in banking, investment management, and insurance were $490 billion in front office operations, $350 billion in middle office, $200 billion in the back office operations.

Machine Learning for Finance in the United Kingdom - Current Applications

Machine Learning for Finance in the United Kingdom – Current Applications

We previously covered the top machine learning applications in finance, and in this report, we dive deeper and focus on finance companies using and offering AI-based solutions in the United Kingdom. The UK government released a report showing that 6.5% of the UK's total economic output in 2017 was from the financial services sector. As of now, numerous companies claim to assist financial industry professionals in aspects of their roles from portfolio management to trades.

Business Intelligence in Finance - Current Applications

Business Intelligence in Finance – Current Applications

Reuters referenced a Stratistics MRC figure estimating the size of the business intelligence industry around $15.64 billion in 2016. It follows that AI would find its way into the business intelligence world. In our previous report, we covered 6 use-cases for AI in business intelligence. As of now, numerous companies claim to assist business leaders in the finance domain, specifically, in aspects of their roles using AI.

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AI in SupTech (Supervisory Technology) – Current Finance Applications

We have identified three areas in finance where companies are applying AI to solve real business problems: fintech, regtech, and suptech.

AI in the Indian Financial Sector - Current Traction, Opportunities and Challenges

AI in the Indian Financial Sector – Current Traction, Opportunities and Challenges

The banking and financial sectors are among the top five applications for artificial intelligence across the globe. With India seeming to have woken up to the potential of AI, we decided to cover the developments in the Indian artificial intelligence sector. We then researched the use of AI in the Indian financial services market to better understand where AI comes into play and to answer the following questions:

AI for Cybersecurity in Finance - Current Applications

AI for Cybersecurity in Finance – Current Applications

In 2017, Equifax’s systems were compromised by hackers, and the data of over 143 million Americans was exposed. Other incidents, such as the WannaCry and Petya ransomware scams, have highlighted the vulnerabilities in financial cybersecurity globally. According to the Global Banking and Finance Review, such cyber attacks have cost nearly USD 360 billion per year in losses for each of the last three years.

AI for Claims Processing and Underwriting in Insurance - A Comparison of 6 Applications 2

AI for Claims Processing and Underwriting in Insurance – A Comparison of 6 Applications

The insurance industry is looking to adopt artificial intelligence applications for a variety of business functions due to its access to large volume of customer data. According to our AI Opportunity Landscape research in insurance, approximately 46% of AI vendors in insurance offer solutions for claims and 43% offer solutions for underwriting. While there are other areas of insurance that could benefit from AI, it's clear that these two core insurance tenets are where the traction is with AI in the industry.

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