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Artificial Intelligence: Marty the Robot Hunts for Spills in Supermarket Aisles

Marty the supermarket robot is rather smart. Armed with three high-resolution cameras, computer vision, navigation systems, numerous sensors, and smart AI software, Marty is able to sidestep shoppers and pinpoint spills. Marty is a social robot and the first of its kind to be deployed in a live customer environment in supermarkets.

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M&A Deal News – September 3, 2019
September 3, 2019

Carlyle Goes in AI, ADM Leads a New Financing Round, Brightstar Capital Scores a Nutrition Company M&A Deal News – September 4, 2019:  Each day, we focus on M&A deal…

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People on the Move: Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan, Close Brothers, and KKR
September 3, 2019

Marty Chavez Will Depart Goldman Sachs after 19 Years at the Wall Street Titan People on the Move for September 4, 2019 The big news today is the announcement that…

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Alternative Investment Fund Launches and Updates – September 4, 2019
September 3, 2019

Investment fund launches and updates for September 4, 2019. U.K.-based infrastructure and small-cap PE manager Foresight is launching its fifth regional private equity fund. The £100 million funds will focus…

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Alternative Investments: Warning Alarms are Sounding
September 3, 2019

Could the mountain of ‘dry powder’ be too much of a good thing? Warning notes are sounding that fund managers, weighed under by mounting investible funds with few good enough…

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ESMA Hikes Frequency of Liquidity Stress Tests on European funds
September 3, 2019

European funds such as UCITs, AIFs, and ETFs must conduct quarterly liquidity stress tests, according to the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) The funds must implement these tests from…

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People on the Move – Rivendell Partners, Revolut,iCapital Network, and Gide Loyrette Nouel
September 2, 2019

Rivendell Partners, Revolut, Alpha FMC, iCapital Network, and Gide Loyrette Nouel People on the Move – September 3, 2019 Revolut has faced pressure in recent months due to its customer…

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Alternative Investment Fund Launches and Updates – September 3, 2019
September 2, 2019

Investment fund launches for September 3, 2019. First up, venture capital firm Golden Gate Ventures has filed to launch a $200 million fund in partnership with South Korea’s Hanwha Asset…

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AI-Dependent Hedge Funds Underperform the Industry
September 2, 2019

Though AI hedge funds have underperformed this year, on the longer timeframe of five years they lead by a wide margin Hedge funds that are dependent on AI technology have…

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M&A Deal News – August 30, 2019
August 31, 2019

Hilton Grand Seeks a Buyer, Apollo Scores a Deal with GE, and Another Bank Merger M&A Deal News – August 30, 2019: M&A deal news from around the globe. Each…

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Preqin Report: Five Straight Quarters of Hedge Fund Outflows
August 30, 2019

New report shows net outflows yet again in Q2 A Preqin report tracking hedge fund outflows showed more bad news for firms. For the fifth-straight quarter, net outflows hit managers….

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