Investors Should Monitor Portfolios for Supply Chain Risk

Think the pandemic shortages are over?

In August 2021, the famed UK restaurant chain Nando’s had to close over 50 of its locations because they ran out of chicken—literally the one thing it sells. [...]

Net Zero Or Just Greenwashing? What to Look Out For

Large companies have a huge incentive to go green. There’s not just saving the planet and our delicate ecosystem to consider—no, that’s just a side effect. The real benefit of going green is that [...]

Assessing Climate Risk Using Quant and Unstructured Data

Major banks are integrating climate change related data into their risk management frameworks to manage loss risk. A new story on Goldman Sachs points out the finance leader’s efforts to [...]

New SEC Disclosure Requirements May Not Be Enough to Assess a Company's Climate Impact

Investors are urging the SEC to clarify how it measures sustainability/environmental (the E in ESG) risks—and it looks as though it is beginning to respond. A webinar from SEC Chair Gary Gensler [...]

How Bitvore Builds AI One Step at a Time

There’s a common perception that to work correctly, AI must process vast reams of data. Indeed, there’s no denying that AI developed in this way can get a lot done—but the problem is that this [...]

Running Up Against the Limits of Common Sense in Artificial Intelligence

One problem in artificial intelligence is a tendency to run out of training data. There are occasional instances in which there is not enough training data to train an AI model fully. In [...]

Is Deep Reinforcement Learning the Next Phase of AI Adoption?

Over the last few years, you may have read about AI making significant progress in the world of games. Research divisions from various universities and companies have created AI that can compete [...]

Where does Artificial Intelligence Use Brute Force Instead?

If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you’ll notice that we often end up talking about explainable AI. That’s because explainable AI is something that our customers care a lot about.

If [...]

Bitvore Data Case Study: Electric Vehicles in Reverse Due to Chip Shortage

Why is there a Global Semiconductor Shortage?

With the onset of the pandemic, carmakers like General Motors, Ford Motor and Volkswagen were forced to temporarily shut down production lines. [...]

Looking at the Uncool Side of Artificial Intelligence

The market for data science and artificial intelligence isn’t mature—not by a long shot. However, what we may be seeing is what Winston Churchill once termed “the end of the beginning.” In many [...]