chatbots
Technology

2018 is the year chatbots join the enterprise

By Farzin Shahidi in Venture Beast.  It’s safe to say that 2017 was a flop for the chatbot. All the predictions made out that this was going to be the year that we saw enterprise-wide adoption of bots. That hasn’t been the case, primarily, because enterprise is not paying close attention to its own behavior. Consumers have already adopted bots as a part…

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digital disruption
Technology

Survey: only 11% of organizations are ready for digital disruption

By the Association for Financial Professionals.  A survey of finance and treasury professionals at AFP 2017 finds that, though many know digital disruption is coming, they are not ready to respond to the challenge of robotics, AI and blockchain.   “The benefits of new technology for finance and treasury are clear: increased productivity, reduced costs and better decision-making,” Kaitz said.…

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financial services trends
Technology

2017 Financial Services Trends : Moving beyond old-fashioned centralized IT model

By PwC.  The rise of digital technology has dramatically altered the landscape in the financial-services sector. Banks offer financial planning and trading applications through smartphones and social media; cloud technologies are widely accepted, and in many cases robotics are already reducing cost and increasing quality. Since 2011, the number of startups in fintech (technology-based companies that often compete against traditional…

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consumer lending
Digital Lending, Technology

Consumer lending: understanding today’s empowered borrower

By PwC  Today’s consumer lending environment is highly complex, driven by ever increasing customer demands, regulatory changes, and the digital revolution that is leading to a host of new entrants. Successful lenders need to navigate each of these challenges and recognize that a “one-size-fits-all” approach to customer experience is no longer suitable. Instead, they should develop a set of principles…

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Architecture
Technology

Serverless architecture banking chatbot infrastructure

Who is Qanta.ai? Qanta.ai provides mortgage lenders with an AI-driven assistant that automates large parts of the lending process, focusing on first engagements. We provide tools for lenders to empower their clients to make informed decisions on the biggest financial decision of their lifetime, to better engage them, and ultimately – to reduce the cost of the process for everyone…

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