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Quant Traders: Real Rocket Scientists? Magic? Rulers Of Wall Street Monarchy

Known as the “the Rocket Scientists of Wall Street” (as initially labeled by Investopedia) Quant traders or analysts -  "Quants" - maybe understandingly intimidating to many. However, as their returns increase, more are becoming aware of thei...

An Overview of India’s Current Banking Landscape

Guest post by Arvind Padmanabhan, from Indian Engineering Design Forum, who attended our event this week on "Demonetization and its impact on FinTech and Digital Payments" in Bangalore. - JAM, UPI and related developments Yesterday I ...

A Banker’s Guide To Winning His First Hackathon

Hackathons aren't all about  glasses, geeks, pocket-protectors, and Red Bull, although such stereotypes may turn off many from entering them... This may have been the case with Dan Griffin, a self proclaimed "finance guy," who had considered ent...

Singapore FinTech Festival Coverage: Hackathon & “Learning Bytes”

Don't have FOMO.  Check out our Singapore FinTech Festival coverage: We were honored to partner with the Monetary Authority of Singapore on their first week-long global Singapore FinTech Festival in November which coincided with our Singapore cam...

About Natural Language Processing

Natural Language Processing or NLP for short is a field of computer science, artificial intelligence (AI) and computational linguistics concerned with the interactions between computers and human natural language.  It's a relatively new field and a ...