ACA, Alliance Bank of Arizona, KEO Marketing and MDSL Executives Elected to the Arizona Technology Council’s Board of Directors

The Council Bolsters its Board’s Expertise and Knowledge in Digital Marketing, Economic Development and Finance
The Arizona Technology Council announced it has appointed Sandra Watson, president and CEO, Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA); Austin D. Harris, vice president, Commercial Banking, Alliance Bank of Arizona; Sheila Kloefkorn, CEO, KEO Marketing Inc.

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AdTheorent Launches Destination 360° for Destination Marketing Organizations

First-to-Market Offering Drives Destination Visitation; Showcases Economic Impact of Digital Advertising Campaign
AdTheorent, Inc., a digital advertising leader using advanced machine learning technology and solutions to deliver real-world value for advertisers, announced the launch of Destination 360°, a new offering created for Destination Marketing Organizations (DMOs).

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Analytics and Data Mining in Banking

With the increasing economic globalization and improvements in information technology, large amounts of financial data are being generated and stored. These can be subjected to data mining techniques to discover hidden patterns and obtain predictions for trends in the future and the behavior of the financial markets.

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Fed Up (Ep. 390)

As president of the largest of the Fed’s 12 branches, Mary Daly relies on economic data — and on the stories of people she interviews for her podcast — to help set policy. (Photo: Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco)
Mary Daly rose from high-school dropout to president of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco. She thinks the central bank needs an upgrade too.

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Growth in 2019? Look at US Housing Values

As the end of 2018 soon closes, all eyes are turning to the prospects for economic growth in 2019. As seemingly always, growth comes from the US housing market or results in reinvestment in the US housing market. In either case, we see growth in or through the US housing market. People make more and buy more expensive homes. People make more because people are buying more expensive homes.

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How using analytics and AI to detect payment fraud netted an immediate $16 million ROI

According to the Price Waterhouse Cooper 2018 Global Economic Crime and Fraud Survey, the reported rate of economic crime is on the rise, up to 49% in 2018. That makes the use case I want to share particularly relevant, no matter what industry or sector you’re in.

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