See how we’re shaping the future of data
Giving the financial services data science community access to the latest AI / Machine Learning skills, use-cases and real-life prototypes from Refinitiv Labs – all in 30 minutes.
Catch-up with our latest session
Deep Learning & BERT – how Google’s language model could transform finance
Talk all things BERT - or Bidirectional Encoder Representations from Transformers - with Refinitiv Labs, and assess the current state of the art in Deep Learning.
BERT reads sentences as ordered sequences rather than simply a jumble of words, allowing it to understand intent and excel at key language understanding tasks - such as classification, question answering, and named entity recognition.
Refinitiv Labs have been using Google's BERT model and adapting it for the nuances of financially focused language.
In this 30-min virtual lab, we will share:
- The principles on which BERT operates
- Practical advice on using BERT based on our experience
- A practical application of BERT to document classification - identifying ESG controversies in news stories
- How we think BERT could transform capital markets in the future
How to apply design thinking to a new data science experience
Refinitiv Labs share their design thinking skills and demo a new data exploration tool for Data Scientists, Quants and Developers.
Key takeaways will include:
- What we mean by design thinking
- How you can apply a design thinking to a project – from hypothesis to testing
- The difference between traditional thinking vs. design thinking
- A design mindset – how we guide user-centric discussions to hone in on a problem
NLP for Capital Markets 101
A behind the scenes look at how we apply state-of-the-art deep learning and NLP techniques to make sense of unstructured data.
What can you learn about in this session?
- The impact these technologies are having on you, your firm and the industry
- The NLP and deep learning techniques we use in Refinitiv Labs to make sense of our unstructured data
- How we overcome key challenges while working with news, research reports, social media and transcripts content
- Live demo of a new Refinitiv Labs project which applies NLP to portfolio management – SentiMine
- SentiMine leverages NLP at scale to help surface signals of equity performance from unstructured content, like research reports, transcripts, filings, news and social media
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Refinitiv Labs helps tackle today’s real-world problems, while at the same time revealing the path to future success.
We combine our unrivalled breadth and depth of quality data, expert technical capability and world-class talent to partner with our customers in solving real world problems and delivering tangible business benefits.