DR. FRANCESCO CRICCHIO

DR. FRANCESCO CRICCHIO

CEO, Brain

Biography

Francesco is the co-founder and CEO of Brain, a company focused on the development of algorithms for trading strategies and investment decisions. He obtained his Ph.D. in Computational Methods applied to Quantum Physics from Uppsala University in 2010. He focused his career in solving complex computational problems in different sectors using a wide range of techniques, from density functional theory in solid state physics to the application of machine learning in different industrial sectors.

Monitoring language metrics on Earnings Calls Transcripts
The processing of information contained in textual unstructured content in financial analysis is quickly expanding across both quantitative and discretionary trading strategies. Through its proprietary Artificial Intelligence and Natural Language Processing platform Brain is able to process news, company filings, earnings calls and others sources of data to create proprietary signals and alternative datasets for investors.We illustrate an example of extracting information from Earnings Calls Transcripts.