App for Trump Tweets & Stock Market

Well, here is one extremely cool (actually, SUPER COOL) app from a London-based fintech firm. How about a trading app that generates alerts for stocks based on President Trump’s social media tweets. Can you stand it? What else you got going on at 3am anyway?

Coupling artificial intelligence (AI) and other proprietary technology to screen and differentiate millions of messages posted daily, London fintech firm Trading.co.uk has launched an app to trigger trading alerts for comments made by U.S. President Donald Trump. Enough said. Gotta have one.
(Bill Taylor/CEO)

“Just in time for his inauguration, London-based fintech firm Trading.co.uk is launching an app that will generate trading alerts for shares based on comments made on social media by Donald Trump.

Keeping one eye on the U.S. President-elect’s personal Twitter feed has become a regular pastime for the fund managers and traders who invest billions of dollars daily on world stock, currency and commodity markets.

Trump knocked several billion off the value of pharmaceutical stocks a week ago by saying they were “getting away with murder” with their prices. Comments earlier this week on China moved the dollar and a pair of December tweets sent the share prices of Lockheed Martin and Boeing spiraling lower…..

Trading.co.uk chief Gareth Mann said the Trump signal generator used artificial intelligence technology to differentiate between tweets or other messages that, for example, just mention Boeing and those liable to move markets.”

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