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Basel Report Analyzes Risk Factors of AI, Machine Learning in Finance

The growing applications of artificial intelligence and machine learning technology in financial services holds the promise of making the financial system more efficient but may pose new risks in third-party reliance, audit and interconnectedness, according to a report released today by the Basel, Switzerland-based Financial Stability Board.

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ABA: Not the Time for Global Regulatory Coordination on Fintech

As bank regulators consider internationally coordinated activity to address challenges posed by fintech, ABA said yesterday that a global regulatory framework is not well-suited to oversee fintech beyond the areas where robust coordination already exists, such as cybersecurity, payments and illicit finance.

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Fed’s Powell: Banks Needed at Center of Payments System

As the push for faster payments in the U.S. intensifies, and as a variety of businesses enter the payments space, banks continue to have a “key role” in facilitating payment innovations, Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell said in a New York speech yesterday.

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