Machine learning, in which a system is taught how to make judgments based on lessons from historical information, is being more widely embraced. These tools are being applied to the answers provided by Siri and Alexa, self-driving cars, Facebook’s recognition of faces, or identifying financial trends.
Man Group has been actively researching machine learning and artificial intelligence. The following media pieces examine the application of machine learning in exploiting financial trends.
Bloomberg – The massive hedge fund betting on AI