Month: July 2013

Big Data Scoring to take part in the Web Summit 2013

July 16, 2013 by Erko Selde

Big Data Scoring was selected to participate in the Web Summit 2013 during October in Dublin as a part of the Alpha Program. Web Summit is a global gathering of the world’s biggest names in the tech industry. The Alpha Program is designed to select among thousands of applicants the most noteworthy startups to give them access to investors and global media during the Web...

Study of credit scorecard using only Facebook data

July 12, 2013 by Erko Selde

The objective of this study is to show that it is possible to evaluate credit risk using only social media data from Facebook. The data used in the present study was collected from loans issued in Finland from June 2012 to April 2013. Only loan applications, which provided Facebook data, were taken into this study. All the participants accepted our privacy policy and the purpose...