Post Tagged with: "Personetics"

Facebook Opens up Platform for Bot Developers

Facebook Opens up Platform for Bot Developers

by November 14, 2016 at 10:44 am 1 comment

Facebook announced today that it will be opening up a developer platform for chatbot builders named FbStart, in the spirit of hallmark Facebook simplicity. This can be expected to add many bouncing baby bots to the 34,000 already available for use on the Messenger platform, and aid in the improvement of existing solutions.Read More

Hot Hashtag: Fintechs, Established Firms, and Rising #Market Change

Hot Hashtag: Fintechs, Established Firms, and Rising #Market Change

by October 4, 2016 at 12:36 pm 0 comments

Fintech and change kind of go hand in hand like peanut butter and jelly, only in this case it’s more like peanut butter and peanut butter—yeah, I’m stretching this analogy, but the point is the two are so closely related they are essentially the same. According to data by Hashtracking,Read More

Chatbots Take One Small Step Forward to True AI with Personetics, Clinc

Chatbots Take One Small Step Forward to True AI with Personetics, Clinc

by September 13, 2016 at 12:25 pm 0 comments

Take a moment and imagine the future of banking: chances are your vision contains a lot more automation than we have now, whether you’re imagining a simple predictive algorithm for investments or a fully-fledged personal finance ‘bot with Skynet level AI—in terms of cognitive reasoning, not thirst for world domination.Read More

Bots Are Everywhere, But Are They Ready for Banking?

Bots Are Everywhere, But Are They Ready for Banking?

by September 12, 2016 at 10:21 am 1 comment

The latest technology to entice bankers is the chatbot — that talky little application that can tell you how much you spent at Starbucks or guide you through your account setup. But a report from Forrester’s Peter Wannemacher, released last week, suggests that chatbots are not ready to handle the high-stakesRead More

Ally Leverages Analytics for Smarter Mobile Banking

Ally Leverages Analytics for Smarter Mobile Banking

by June 3, 2015 at 11:57 am 1 comment

Banks of the future will need to provide context around transactions and personalized guidance for customers’ financial lives. So runs the conventional wisdom, and some banks are already doing it. (Cue science fiction author William Gibson: “The future is already here, it’s just not evenly distributed.”) Neobanks Moven and SimpleRead More

Alerts, the Gateway to Wearables

Alerts, the Gateway to Wearables

by April 1, 2015 at 11:57 am 2 comments

What time is it? How about time to pay your credit card bill? The most important driver of adoption for bank apps on wearable devices will not be mobile payments — it will be alerts. For payments, the watch form factor is only marginally more convenient than the mobile phoneRead More

In Search of the Rational Bank Customer

In Search of the Rational Bank Customer

by April 7, 2014 at 11:27 am 1 comment

When did you last use the ATM and how much did you take out? Are you sure? A new study says our recall regarding cash machines and other financial matters is more often wrong than right. Every day new banking studies come out and look at customer expectations and behaviorRead More

People Have No Idea How Much They Spend on ATM Fees

People Have No Idea How Much They Spend on ATM Fees

by January 24, 2014 at 10:36 am 2 comments

How much did you spend on ATM fees this month? Chances are, you guessed less than half the actual amount, according to research from Personetics. The White Plains, N.Y.-based company, which focuses on the digital customer experience, recently conducted a study of behavior around ATM fees and found that 30%Read More

Israel: Small Country, Getting Bigger in Fintech

Israel: Small Country, Getting Bigger in Fintech

by December 4, 2013 at 10:14 am 1 comment

There are signs Israel is growing in importance as a fintech hub. Bank Leumi and the Elevator fund created a Fintech Innovation Hub in Israel last April to empower local startups. Citigroup launched a financial technology accelerator last July. Also in July, Carmel Ventures, a local VC, began hosting Fintech Forums,Read More

How Banks Can Preemptively ‘Figure Out’ a Customer’s Problems

How Banks Can Preemptively ‘Figure Out’ a Customer’s Problems

by August 16, 2012 at 12:08 pm 1 comment

Digital Banker, which engages users in a verbal dialogue, wants to “anticipate what customers want before they open up and speak.”