Published on April 5th, 2013 | by Donald McIntyre0
Marisol Menendez Alvarez And Luz Fernandez Espinosa Talk About StockBuzz.es [Video Interview]
How can we capitalize the stock buzz on twitter to make more money in the market? StockBuzz.es is doing it!
I was astounded when Marisol and Luz explained to me how BBVA is reshaping financial technology in Europe and elsewhere. They are a new finance accelerator! This cannot be true, how will a huge traditional European bank disrupt its own industry?
Well, BBVA created a special division just for this, the “Open Innovation Team” (and they even included the “O” word in the name!).
StockBuzz.es is one of the projects being developed by the team and they are sure revolutionizing “big data” in finance. In any given day the service picks up all the twits about stocks and stock markets, interprets them, and draws conclusions of what is the sentiment in social media about stocks and stock indexes.
In this interview Marisol and Luz talk about their backgrounds, tell us how the BBVA Open Innovation Group works, and explain StockBuzz.es: