ATB Financial Taps Fintech Startup to Build Banking Experience Within Facebook Messenger
In collaboration with Vancouver fintech startup Finn.ai, Edmonton's ATB Financial has become the first full-service financial institution in North America to successfully facilitate payments using chatbot technology on Facebook Messenger. "We are transforming banking by bringing personalized chat services...
Before building a finance bot, get the foundations right
Bots in financial services do have tremendous potential, but that potential will be dictated in part by the quality of data they are built upon Bots are going ballistic. Transparency Market Research predicts the global chatbot market to be worth US$7.9 billion by 2024. This year, financial services bots
Messenger Powers Chatbot Payments For ATB Financial
By PYMNTS Today’s eCommerce world keeps getting faster and faster. The latest development in eCommerce payments is the fusion of the banking industry with chatbots. ATB Financial has announced its plans to join forces with Facebook’s chatbot messaging app. With this partnership and investment, it is officially the first full-service U.S. financial company to successfully process …
A Fintech Filter for Artificial Intelligence in 2017
By Julie (@julieschicktanz) Muhn for Finovate Blog In what The New York Times is calling The Great AI Awakening and Forbes has dubbed The Year of AI, 2017 is shaping up to be obsessively focused on artificial intelligence, a field that has been around for awhile (remember playing checkers against a computer?) but has finally matured …
The mad sprint to banking chatbots has begun
Apple announcements are like holidays in our office, and the new iOS release in September was no exception. Since then, AI assistant news has moved at warp speed. Every Alexa update is a new opportunity for fintech integration. Google, with its latest releases, is also now in the running.