Machine learning

Standard Chartered tests AI to size up young borrowers


The London bank is trying out new models that help it assess the creditworthiness of recent college graduates, and layering on software that analyzes the fairness of its credit decisions.


Morgan Stanley creates bot that does junior analysts' work — faster


The AskResearch virtual assistant helps the company's employees quickly find specific information buried in proprietary research to facilitate their work with clients. It's a creative solution to data-retrieval problems many banking companies face.