How chatbots are transforming wall street and main street banks ?

What are ChatBots ?

A chatbot (also known as a talkbot, chatterbot, Bot, IM bot, interactive agent, or Artificial Conversational Entity) is a computer program which conducts a conversation via auditory or textual methods.Such programs are often designed to convincingly simulate how a human would behave as a conversational partner, thereby passing the Turing test.

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The World’s Best Employers of 2017

The World’s Best Employers 2017 , here are the top 10 employers of 2017 globally. Here are some of the details about the employers,

Japan Exchange Group : (JPX) is a Japanese financial services corporation that operates multiple securities exchanges including Tokyo Stock Exchange and Osaka Securities Exchange.

Noble energy : formerly Noble Affiliates, Inc., is an American petroleum and natural gas exploration and production company headquartered in Houston, Texas.

The Williams Companies : Inc. is an energy company based in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Its core business is natural gas processing and transportation, with additional petroleum and electricity generation assets.

Investor AB : is a Swedish investment company, founded in 1916 and still controlled by the Wallenberg family through their Foundation Asset Management company FAM. The company owns a controlling stake in several large Swedish companies with smaller positions in a number of other firms.

Infographic: The World's Best Employers 2017  | Statista You will find more statistics at Statista

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S&P index since economic crisis of year 2009

The Standard & Poor’s 500, often abbreviated as the S&P 500, or just the S&P,is an American stock market index based on the market capitalizations of 500 large companies having common stock listed on the NYSE or NASDAQ. The S&P 500 index components and their weightings are determined by S&P Dow Jones Indices.

It differs from other U.S. stock market indices, such as the Dow Jones Industrial Average or the Nasdaq Composite index, because of its diverse constituency and weighting methodology. It is one of the most commonly followed equity indices, and many consider it one of the best representations of the U.S. stock market, and a bellwether for the U.S. economy.The National Bureau of Economic Research has classified common stocks as a leading indicator of business cycles.

Source : Wikipedia

Infographic: S&P 500 Shows How the Market Recovered After the Economic Crisis | Statista You will find more statistics at Statista

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Who are the worlds largest Asset Managers ?

Asset management, broadly defined, refers to any system that monitors and maintains things of value to an entity or group. It may apply to both tangible assets (such as buildings) and to intangible assets such as human capital, intellectual property, goodwill and/or financial assets). Asset management is a systematic process of developing, operating, maintaining, upgrading, and disposing of assets cost-effectively.

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Here are the world’s largest Asset under management of these funds , with AUM over $5 trillion Blackrock inc. is at the helm followed by Vanguard group. Majoirty of these asset managers are U.S based.

Courtesy of: Visual Capitalist

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Worlds largest public corporation’s by their market capitalization

How does the value of market capitalization is evaluated ?

Market capitalization (market cap) is the market value at a point in time of the shares outstanding of a publicly traded company, being equal to the share price at that point of time times the number of shares outstanding.

Over the decade the tech companies has overtaken the place to make it at helm , with leading Apple at top with whooping market cap more than $700 billion.

Here are the list of worlds largest public cooperation’s by their market capitalization ,

(Market capitalization is $ billions , as of Q2 ‘ 2017)

  1. Apple Inc.  : $749.124
  2. Alphabet Inc. : $628.610
  3. Microsoft : $528.778
  4. Amazon.com : $466.471
  5. Berkshire Hathaway : $418.880
  6. Johnson & Johnson : $357.310
  7. Facebook : $357.176
  8. Alibaba Group : $356.390
  9. Tencent : $344.879
  10. ExxonMobil : $341.947

Source: Wikipedia

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The Empire of Amazon founder , CEO and chairman Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos (/ˈbeɪzoʊs/;[3] born Jeffrey Preston Jorgensen; January 12, 1964) is an American technology and retail entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist[4] who is best known as the founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of Amazon.com, which is the world’s largest online shopping retailer.The company began as an Internet merchant of books and expanded to a wide variety of products and services, most recently video streaming and audio streaming. Amazon.com is currently the world’s largest Internet sales company on the World Wide Web, as well as the world’s largest provider of cloud infrastructure services, through its Amazon Web Services arm.

Bezos’s other diversified business interests include aerospace and newspapers. He is the founder and manufacturer of Blue Origin (founded in 2000) with test flights to space which started in 2015, and plans for commercial suborbital human spaceflight beginning in 2018.In 2013, Bezos purchased The Washington Post newspaper.[9] A number of other business investments are managed through Bezos Expeditions.

Source : Wikipedia

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