Category: Artificial Intelligence

Mar 19, 2020 | post

Squirro: Retaining a Customer Focus Through the Coronavirus Chaos

We have been watching the coronavirus situation unfold over the past weeks and months with a mixture of shock and disbelief. We are clearly living through anxious and uncertain times and no-one can claim to have all the answers. Everyone is looking to keep their employees healthy and ensure that...


Jun 18, 2019 | post

The AI Summit London 2019 – A Lesson in Global Progress

This years AI Summit in London had over 10,000 attendees at the ExCel Centre, a 300k square foot exhibition hall. With delegates from some of the leading companies in their industries and exhibitors eager to discuss their solutions, this truly was a two-day lesson in the global progress...


May 10, 2019 | post

By not addressing unstructured data, FS firms are missing out on true customer insight

We live in the era of the empowered consumer. Within financial services (FS), this means that customers – whether consumers or businesses – have more choice than ever before. In addition to the traditional suppliers of FS, there are many agile and customer-focused start-ups providing quicker,...


Jan 31, 2019 | post

The future for AI in 2019? Specific apps that address specific challenges

As we draw to the close of another year, I want to gaze ahead to the next 12 months and outline what I feel will be the main issues in artificial intelligence (AI), technology and the broader business world. 2019 is going to be an interesting...


Jan 23, 2019 | post

Is your business fully GDPR-compliant?

It is impossible to underestimate the significance of the European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). It is regarded as the most important change in data privacy regulation in recent times, and a long overdue update to reflect the internet era and the type and...


Jan 10, 2019 | post

How AI is transforming Corporate Finance

Interview with Dorian Selz, CEO Squirro What are the main challenges for the financial sector, as you see them? Since the crisis of 2008, the financial sector has faced a really tough time. It has to manage ever-growing volumes of complex regulatory requirements, it has seen...


Dec 11, 2018 | post

Why 2019 will be the year that sees the rise of Augmented Intelligence

Few would argue that artificial intelligence (AI) has proved itself to be a truly impactful technology. The raw computing power available in 2018 allows organizations to unlock the insight from the big data they hold (both structured and unstructured), which gives them previously unavailable knowledge about...


Dec 3, 2018 | post

Survey: Enhanced Bankers – The Impact of AI

Working together with the research firm, TABB Group, we surveyed top-tier banks to learn how Artificial Intelligence technology is currently impacting them and their plans for it in the future. What we found was eye-opening, to say the least. Here is a graphic summarizing just a...


Dec 3, 2018 | post

Survey: Enhanced Bankers – The Impact of AI

Working together with the research firm, TABB Group, we surveyed top-tier banks to learn how Artificial Intelligence technology is currently impacting them and their plans for it in the future. What we found was eye-opening, to say the least. Here is a graphic summarizing just a...


Nov 29, 2018 | post

Why Augmented Intelligence is Integral to Customer Experience

Much has been written on the importance of the customer experience in modern life. Customers have so much choice of products and providers and it is easier than ever for them to change supplier if their expectations are not met. This is especially true in the...


Nov 27, 2018 | post

How AI is Transforming Corporate Finance

An Interview with Dorian Selz, CEO Squirro How are you involved with the financial services industry? The company that I co-founded is Squirro, an augmented intelligence solutions provider that works with many firms in insurance, asset management, investment banking and other areas of FS. Our customers...


Nov 23, 2018 | post

AI and the Public Sector – Making It Work

The UK government has made a lot of noise over the past 12-18 months about artificial intelligence (AI) and its plans to make the UK a center of AI excellence. Earlier in 2018, the government published its AI Sector Deal, which laid out funding of nearly...