Financial markets data and infrastructure provider, Refinitiv, announced its investment and strategic partnership with ModuleQ, a Microsoft partner for Office 365 and Microsoft Teams. ModuleQ’s intelligent app predicts users’ priorities and works with Microsoft Teams to bring them up-to-date and relevant content, news and analytics. Refinitiv and ModuleQ’s collaboration will provide proactive, vital business information directly in their workflow, to professionals in different industries from sales teams, lawyers and bankers to company executives.
Refinitiv and ModuleQ have collaborated since 2018 using using their machine learning and analytics capabilities to provide proactive insights customized to professionals’ work priorities through the ModuleQ app using Refinitiv Intelligent Tagging and Refinitiv Knowledge Graph.
The partnership will allow the companies to integrate selected Refinitiv content. This content may include Aftermarket Research and Company Profiles. This will enable the ModuleQ app to extract important business observation and understanding related to the fast-changing priorities of individual users.
Ben Shepherd, Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer at Refinitiv said:
The difference between winning and losing a customer or a deal for an advisor, particularly in these markets and working virtually, is being first with news and unique insights that are most relevant. With ModuleQ, we look forward to getting our data and tools to customers where they work, as they need it in fast-growing Microsoft Teams. We see great possibilities for customers in deepening our partnership with David and his team at ModuleQ.
David Brunner, ModuleQ CEO, commented:
This investment by Refinitiv is the realization of using AI to surface the information professionals need before they know it’s even available. Companies are looking to Microsoft Teams to make them work smarter and our AI makes that even easier.
The ModuleQ application is beneficial to professional services businesses such as including banking, consulting or legal advisory, whose work requires keeping up with the latest news relevant to their clients.
For ModuleQ’s Personal Data Fusion™ AI, ModuleQ has adapted data fusion technology to cut through information overload and help users stay informed about their priorities. The solution is delivered as a virtual application within a customer’s secure instance of Microsoft Azure.
The Q application is uses Refinitiv machine learning solutions – of Refinitiv Intelligent Tagging and Refinitiv Knowledge Graph. The Intelligent Tagging solution uses uses natural language processing (NLP), text analytics and data-mining technologies to analyze large unstructured content and the Knowledge Graph is a linked data feed of the Refinitiv financial content sets.
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