Why machine learning powered investment algorithms trump traditional methods

11 December 2017: Since news broke last week Tuesday of alleged accounting irregularities involving South Africa-based German listed retail giant Steinhoff, its share price has plummeted from R46.25 on Friday to between R6 and R7 today amidst…

How machine learning is ushering in a new data-centric investment management mindset

For more information please see our blog post, Investing in Exponential Times. Although the average consumer may not be familiar with the concept of machine learning, it’s already a big part of our daily lives. Tom Schlebusch, co-founder…

NMRQL Research launches South Africa’s first machine-learning powered Unit Trust

October 2017: NMRQL Research – the FinTech player co-founded by former CEO of First National Bank, Michael Jordaan - today launched a machine learning powered unit trust fund, a first in South Africa. The fund is unique in that it uses machine…