FinovateAsia 2017 / YUKKA Lab

Presenter Profile:

How they describe themselves: YUKKA Lab provides realtime news analytics for financial markets. YUKKA’s self-developed algorithms are state of the art containing natural language programming and machine learning approaches. Our solutions enable users from fields of asset management, market research, financial advisory, marketing and communication to handle the rapidly increasing amount of various financial data in real time.

How they describe their product/innovation: Markets can often be anticipated by analyzing news. YUKKA Lab’s financial market sentiment is a realtime leading indicator. Our sentiment-technology anticipates trend reversals up to several weeks in advance, so the news sentiments function as an early warning system. Our Newsflow Analyzer is based on profeeds of the largest European news wires (such as dpa-AFX, awp, …). Users get insights about market-moving topics and learn about a market’s pain points and its success factors within a few seconds. This information is contextually visualized in fully reactive data graphs. The Newsflow Analyzer presents an easy to grasp overview of sentiments in single markets, various regions and indices, as well as industries and sectors. The overview can be individualized by uploading the personal portfolios and watchlists, which allows you the oversee the relevant news at a glance thereby saving you time and allowing you to proactively interact with your clients over news topics.

Product distribution strategy: Business-to-Business (B2B), through financial institutions, through other fintech companies and platforms (product portfolio ranges from API, SaaS platform)


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