My Next Move – Michael Cavanaugh
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Source: LinkedIn on January 30, 2017 I’ve been in the financial services industry for quite some time, and more recently, I’ve been navigating the fintech landscape in Chicago. I’ve traded in the CBOT pits. I’ve helped found a successful wealth management company, RCM Wealth Advisors. I’ve been part of the growth of several small firms with the Small Business Advocacy Council. I’ve contributed to some tremendous winners, and I’ve put my efforts into some companies that didn’t end up panning out.
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Futures Radio Show w/ Anthony Crudele – EP: 96
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Source: Futures Radio Show on November 8, 2016 Dear Traders, Today we talked to a man who has been ahead of the technology curve an entrepreneur since he was 12.  He graduated MIT at the age of 19 and his latest technology is now changing the trading industry.  His name is David Widerhorn, CEO of Neurensic. David and his company are addressing the inefficiencies within the HFT universe, and recreating the trade surveillance industry using Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. We
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Impact: Navigating Regulation and What Comes Next, Part 3
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At FIA Expo 2016, JLN spoke with a variety of participants in today’s markets about the ongoing effects of regulation and what those mean for the future of their businesses. In Part 3 of our three-part series, Matt Rees, chief relationship officer at R.J. O’Brien; Justin Llewellyn-Jones, COO of Fidessa; Geoff Sharp, managing director and head of sales at Eris Exchange; David Widerhorn, CEO of Neurensic; and Alex Lamb, head of business development Americas and head of marketing with Technancial,
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‘Siri, catch market cheats’: Wall Street watchdogs turn to A.I.
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Source: Reuters on October 25, 2016 Artificial intelligence programs have beaten chess masters and TV quiz show champions. Next up: stock market cheats. Two exchange operators have announced plans to launch artificial intelligence tools for market surveillance in the coming months and officials at a Wall Street regulator tell Reuters they are not far behind. Executives are hoping computers with humanoid wit can help mere mortals catch misbehavior more quickly. The software could, for instance, scrub chat-room messages to detect dubious bragging
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Start-up launches cloud-based AI RegTech surveillance tool
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Source: The Trade News on October 20th, 2016 Surveillance tool identifies complex patterns in trading behaviour across multiple markets using cloud and artificial intelligence technology. Neurensic has announced the launch of the trading industry’s first compliance tool that is powered by a cloud-based machine learning architecture. The FinTech start-up – based in Chicago – explained that the SCORE surveillance platform is capable of identifying complex patterns in trading behaviour on a vast scale across multiple markets. To read the full story on
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Neurensic Releases Cloud-Based AI Surveillance Solution for Trading Industry
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Source: Finance Magnates on October 21st, 2016 The solution is the first of its kind and deals with disruptive trading practices in the capital markets. Neurensic, a Chicago-based regtech artificial intelligence (AI) startup, has announced the release of its new SCORE surveillance platform, the trading industry’s first compliance solution powered by a cloud-based machine learning architecture which is able to identify complex patterns of trading behavior on a massive scale, across multiple markets in near real time. To read the
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Neurensic Releases SCORE, The Trading Industry’s First Cloud-Based, AI-Powered Surveillance Solution
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CHICAGO, October 19, 2016 – Neurensic, a regtech artificial intelligence (AI) startup headquartered in Chicago, today announced the release of its new SCORE surveillance platform. SCORE is the trading industry’s first compliance solution powered by a cloud-based machine learning architecture that is capable of identifying complex patterns of trading behavior at a vast scale, across multiple markets in near real time. The firm has experienced significant customer traction through its recently completed beta release, in which it provided surveillance technology
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Inside Job Neurensic data scientist rocks out in a ‘lounge’ above Board of Trade
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Source: Chicago Tribune on October 3, 2016 What's it really like to work at Chicago startups and tech companies? Blue Sky's Inside Job lets people on the ground tell us in their own words. Carolyn Phillips, 39, Lead Data Scientist at Neurensic Neurensic uses machine learning — advanced mathematical techniques — to detect when traders are doing fraudulent, manipulative things in the financial markets. We started in 2015. We have about 25 people. There are four of us on the data-science
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Jay Biondo Director of Surveillance Products Design
Compliance must get ready for tougher Indian high-frequency trading rules
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Neurensic's Jay Biondo weighs in on HFT and speed bumps at exchanges.   "Compliance and legal staff will have to stay abreast of emerging regulations and actively educate their employers about the shifting landscape to ensure that sufficient resources are dedicated to building a robust supervisory program. However, the introduction of 'speed bumps' may likely have little to no impact on the supervisory responsibilities of compliance and legal staff," said Jay Biondo, director of surveillance products design at Neurensic in
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Neurensic Partners with Vine Street Trading to Provide Compliance and Surveillance Capabilities
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CHICAGO, September 16, 2016 -- Neurensic, a fintech artificial intelligence (AI) startup, today announced that its CORE™ product has been selected by Vine Street Trading for its market surveillance and compliance capabilities. Vine Street Trading is a Chicago-based, principal trading group that has focused primarily on electronic futures markets throughout its 10 year existence. “We are proud to partner with an established market maker with complex futures trading strategies in Vine Street Trading,” said David Widerhorn, founder and CEO of
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