Worlds of Opportunity: Neurensic’s Tayloe Draughon speaking with FINTECH interns in Chicago
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“As you seek worlds of opportunity, look for areas in which there are problems, because if somebody is having problems, there are going to be opportunities.” — Tayloe Draughon, August 2016 This talk was done in July of 2016 as part of the MarketsWiki Education conferences for interns in Chicago.  
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Plug and Play Announces Second Batch of New Materials and Packaging Platform
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Twelve best-in-breed startups chosen to expedite breakthroughs in materials technology SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Plug and Play announces its second batch of breakthrough materials and packaging startups aiming to disrupt a trillion-dollar industry. By uniting major industry players from resin suppliers, transformers, retailers and CPGs, Plug and Play is accelerating the implementation of innovation across the entire value chain. For a complete list of our New Materials & Packaging Partners, visit http://plugandplaytechcenter.com/corporations/new-materials-packaging/. Susan MacKay, CEO of Cerahelix, explains
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Plug and Play Fintech Unveils the Startups Accepted for its Fourth Batch of the Program
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SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Twenty-four startups have been selected for the fourth batch of Plug and Play Fintech. The selected companies will be a part of the twelve-week accelerator program designed for financial technology startups. During this time, startups will gain access to Plug and Play's extensive network of top banks and financial institutions that have been specifically curated to work with them through this platform. Partners of the program include Deloitte, Bank of the West, BanRegio, BNP
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DV Trading Selects Neurensic for Compliance and Surveillance Requirements
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CHICAGO, August 15, 2016 -- Neurensic, a fintech artificial intelligence (AI) startup, today announced that its CORE™ product has been selected by DV Trading for its market surveillance and compliance capabilities. DV Trading is a Chicago-based principal trading firm with approximately 250 employees that has traded derivatives and securities for the past 10 years. “We are excited to further bridge the gap between professional trading and compliance, as the technology that powers sophisticated trading has long outclassed legacy compliance technology,”
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FIA Transformative Trends in Technology by Maven Wave
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The FIA Technology Committee held their annual election and panel discussion in Chicago last week and for the second year in a row, the panel consisted of speakers from distinctly different disciplines that have recently been in the spotlight for financial technology (or “fintech”). Following introductory remarks from Rumi Morales of CME Ventures, the panel took turns weighing in on the tech trends of today from the perspectives of data analytics, cyber security, machine learning, and blockchain. Read more here as reported
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Meet Wall Street’s New A.I. Sheriffs
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Inc.'s 11th annual 30 Under 30 list features the young founders taking on some of the world's biggest challenges. Here, meet Neurensic. In 2013, a high-frequency trader named Michael Coscia was arrested in New Jersey for an activity called "spoofing"--essentially manipulating the market by flooding trading systems with future orders he had no intention of completing. He was fined $6 million--with the possibility of jail time. It was the first such prosecution under a new set of financial regulations from
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Cliff Click CTO
Neurensic Appoints Dr. Cliff Click as Chief Technology Officer, Announces New Innovation Lab
Andrew Hennessy
April 07, 2016 12:55 PM Central Daylight Time CHICAGO & SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Neurensic, an artificial intelligence technology startup focused on software-as-a-service solutions for the financial services industry, today announced that Dr. Cliff Click has been named Chief Technology Officer. Dr. Click joins Neurensic from H2O.ai, where he was CTO and co-founder. As CTO of Neurensic, Dr. Click is responsible for the ongoing development of the firm’s compliance and operational risk products, CORE and OPS, as well as the firm’s distributed
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One Step Ahead: Can Silicon Valley Help Compliance?
Andrew Hennessy
By Jim Kharouf, John Lothian News | April 1, 2016 If you are chief compliance officer at a firm – brokerage or fund – what if you could tell if the customer or one of your traders was about to do something bad, wrong or illegal? The operative words are “about to.” Chicago-based start-up Neurensic says its can do this now using artificial intelligence technology to identify behaviors that could threaten a firm’s well-being and prevent that firm, bank or
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Futures Trading, STEM, and the Boy Scouts
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Science Technology Engineering Math (STEM) recently was highlighted in Market Voice Magazine with a program involving the Chicago area Boy Scouts.  There are a few points that I want to highlight about both Scouting and STEM. Boy Scouts has a program called Venturing, or Venture Crews. Venture Scouts are young men and women ages 14 to 21. STEM isn’t for men only. We need diversity of all types in STEM. STEM isn’t only “T”. The Science, Engineering, and Math are important
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Neurensic and Catelas Deliver Integrated Holistic Surveillance Offering
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CHICAGO and BOSTON, March 15, 2016 - Catelas®, the leading provider of ‘eComms Surveillance’ solutions, and Neurensic, a funded startup with artificial intelligence-powered compliance tools, announced at SIFMA's Compliance & Legal Society 48th Annual Seminar and FIA’s International Futures Industry Conference (Boca) a new partnership to deliver an integrated holistic surveillance solution for asset managers, hedge funds, broker-dealers, exchanges, and regulators. "Catelas brings impressive innovation to the eComms space,” said David Widerhorn, co-founder and CEO of Neurensic. “This integration not
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