UBS Partners with Amazon for Alexa AI Services

UBS has partnered with Amazon to utilize Amazon’s Alexa artificial intelligence (AI) for a pilot program with wealth management clients in the UK; Alexa will provide answers on inquiries about wealth management topics and the economy for clients through several devices; the partnership follows a trend toward use of artificial intelligence in the wealth management industry and a deal by UBS with robo adviser SigFig for account services; Alexa’s AI capabilities offer a cost efficient way to provide information and standardized advice for wealth management clients.  Source