Applying advanced analytics (AA) techniques to enormous and varied data sets, we can develop artificial intelligence (AI) that identifies patterns and makes predictions. ING is leveraging the power of artificial intelligence in banking. At ING Wholesale Banking Advanced Analytics (WBAA), we build powerful and innovative software products that use advanced analytics to deliver insights to our clients. We aim at improving your decision-making, optimising your business processes and enabling your delivery.
Empowering with advanced analytics
ING spins out Katana to become a fintech - Transforming an Advanced Analytics product to a company
ING announced the spin out of WB Advanced Analytics portfolio tool Katana to become an independent fintech company. What does it take to transform a product into a company? Frank Derks — Global Tribe Lead of ING WB Advanced Analytics and Santiago Braje — CEO of Katana Labs provide the answers.Read the answers here
Scaling your enterprise's advanced analytics capability
Doron Reuter, CPO at ING WB Advanced Analytics, explains how ING aims to use big data technologies to develop wholesale banking products that create a differentiating customer experience.
As ING transforms into a data-driven organisation, how can clients benefit? How are we scaling our advanced analytics capability? How do we ensure legal compliance and ethical consideration?Watch Doron’s interview to find out
Disentangling the bond universe with Katana Lens
Androniki Menelaou, senior data scientist at ING WB Advanced Analytics, gave a thoughtful presentation at this year’s Sibos conference and introduced our anchor product Katana Lens. Learn how Katana Lens augments decision making in the bond market by offering one-click executable pair trades.Read the article, watch the video
ING WB Advanced Analytics at London’s Data Science Festival
Always present at big events, this time ING WB Advanced Analytics was represented by one of its talented data scientists, Rafah El-Khatib, at London's Data Science Festival - an event gathering the attention of more than two thousands data enthusiasts and top-tech companies.
Check ING's Medium blog to find out more on Rafah's presentation key areas, learn from Ahmet Erdem how WB AA’s in-house open source contribution (LOFO) was initiated, and watch the full video.Read the blog
An experimentation day at ING WB Advanced Analytics
Every month, ING WB AA organises an experimentation day where anyone from the team can recommend experiment topics that are selected by team vote for execution on the day. Since research is also about collaboration and synergies between groups of people that can bring in valuable and diverse insights, they recently planned an experiment with ING’s WB Digital Channels team, aimed at clustering user profiles based on their click behaviour.Read the article
What does ING WB Advanced Analytics do?
The ING Wholesale Banking Advanced Analytics team often gets requests for information on who we are and what we do as a team. We love this interaction but want to provide information that is consistent, complete, easy to consume and share. So, we decided to create our own infographic.Read the article
Data Analytics Platform - Towards data and analytics democratisation
Now more than ever there is a need for the democratisation of data and analytics; making data and analytics tooling easily accessible to all the people who need it and have the skillset to analyse it. In order to work towards agility, scalability and real-time efficiency in data analytics - while reaping the benefits of ING Enterprise Data Lake - ING WB Advanced Analytics has developed the Data Analytics Platform.Read the article
ING WB Advanced Analytics presenting at the World Summit AI
World Summit AI, the biggest event to demonstrate the potential of AI, held on 10-11 October 2018, hosted ING WB AA. The ING team presented how AI can be used in the bond market and how we develop beyond traditional banking AI products focusing on customers’ needs. The team also showcased how WB Advanced Analytics pioneers AI in pricing with the introduction of our AI-led tools 'Katana Edge' and 'Katana Lens'.Read the article
Harnessing data science for social good
Finding ways to harness the power of data science for world-transforming causes is one of the greatest challenges of this era. ING WB Advanced Analytics consists of both competent and socially-minded data scientists that next to their demanding tasks, work on projects that contribute to the betterment of society.Read the article
About ING WB Advanced Analytics non-financial risk squad
In order to leverage AI technological advancements, while adequately mitigating the associated risks, ING WB Advanced Analytics has set up a non-financial risk (NFR) team of experts from different disciplines.Read the article
Women in data science
The women of ING WB Advanced Analytics share their perspectives regarding the gender gap in data science/STEM disciplines and recommend solutions. They also describe any 'gender challenges' they might have faced, and their experience in their current role within the team.Read the article
A taste of the London AI ecosystem
ING WB Advanced Analytics is starting a world-class team in London to develop breakthrough AI products and platforms. But what makes London stand-out as the strongest AI ecosystem in Europe?Read the article