IFIN 2017: PROFIT at INSCI 2017!

PROFIT Project is organizing the 2nd Int. Workshop on the Internet for Financial Collective Awareness & Intelligence (IFIN 2017), co-located with the 4th International Conference on Internet Science (INSCI 2017)! Read more

Deliverable D6.2 – First pilot results

This deliverable presents the results of the first testing cycle for the Profit platform, performed on prototype 4 of the platform. Due to the limited number of functionalities implemented in the prototype, the number of testers was reduced. The feedback has been categorised into qualitative, technical and overall evaluation and analysed by the Consortium members […]

A new Knowledge Graph for the Finance Sector

Data processing in the PROFIT platform, namely such tasks as data access, search, topic analysis, sentiment analysis, recommendations and preference extraction are based on a module, which extracts knowledge objects (concepts) from the contents of the platform. At the heart of this extracting tool is a thesaurus, which is holding the domain-specific knowledge as a network of related concepts. PROFIT’s knowledge graph describes entities, names, objects, actors and their interrelation and so sets the ground for analyzing and annotating the textual resources and further processing of textual data (sentiment, analysis, topic and trend analysis, recommendations, etc.).
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My Data: view the data

Introducing “My Data” features

As of September 2017, we’ve introduced into PROFIT platform features related to so called “My Data”, namely:

  • ability to view all the data from and about the user (himself) which the platform contains = “View all the data”
  • ability to download all that data in machine readable form = “Download all the data”

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PROFIT “Quote of the Day” on Social Media

In case you’ve missed it, PROFIT has started a new series of posts on the popular social media platforms Twitter and Facebook! Read more

The PROFIT Summer School at the 2nd CAPS Community Workshop

The PROFIT project is organising its own summer school, on 13/07/2017, as part of the 2nd CAPS Community Workshop, which takes place in Volos at the picturesque Tsalapata Museum.

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PROFIT deliverable D6.1 – Evaluation plan and framework

This deliverable represents the first step of a long phase of testing of the PROFIT platform. Deliverable D6.1, in fact, presents the strategy designed in order to evaluate the PROFIT platform in three testing cycles that will take place between 2017 and 2018.

The PROFIT project at the economic programme of the Greek National Radio!

Following the 1st Financial Literacy in Greece conference, Prof. Georgios Panos lead, at the studio, a dedicated one-hour radio show on financial literacy in Greece and the PROFIT project at ERT, the Greek National Radio (ΕΡΤ – Πρώτο Πρόγραμμα). He was joined, via phone, by Prof. Nikolaos Philippas, in the economic programme directed by journalist Ms. […]

The PROFIT project at the UK Financial Capability Week and the London Stock Exchange!

The PROFIT project was present at the 2016 UK Financial Capability Week, which took place between 14 – 20 November 2016. The week saw a number of events exploring various topical financial capability issues.

Financial literacy and entrepreneurship workshop at Em Lyon Business School in Paris!

Em Lyon Business School and the Global Financial Literacy Excellence Centre organised the First Workshop on Financial Literacy and Entrepreneurship, on Tuesday 6th June 2017, in Paris.