Steps Ahead

Future of Investing – Machines still need human intelligence

17 July 2018

“Without data, an algorithm would be like an expensive sports car that remains in the garage without any fuel” – Matthew Hodgson, Mosaic Smart Data

Commenting in a special report, published in The Times of London, Matthew Hodgson says artificial intelligence offers “data driven insights on liquidity and execution, all of which can be very valuable to an investment management trading desk.” However, without the real-time, normalised data to power them, algorithms cannot deliver on that promise.

The full report on the Future of Investing covers everything from crypto currency to values-based investment and artificial intelligence. You can read Matthew’s comments on page 12.