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Benefits Of Artificial Intelligence Pricing Solutions | net life set

Benefits Of Artificial Intelligence Pricing Solutions | net life set

The key objectives of any business are reduction of expenses and maximization of profits. Having many employees implies that the business will be paying a huge amount of money as wages and salaries at the end of every month. Nonetheless, with the advancement in technology, systems have been created that can help out the business […]

Part One: How can I use AI to improve my company’s pricing? | Artificial.

Part One: How can I use AI to improve my company’s pricing? | Artificial.

Modernising product pricing Take pricing. Traditional insurance pricing models are largely simplistic – a pricing matrix system, for example, registers the price of a consumer product and alters the premium accordingly from a couple of variables, categorising the risk in a simple matrix. These models can sometimes lead to uncontrollably high exposure and loss ratios, […]

Pricing Algorithms and Implications for Competition | Competition Policy International

Pricing Algorithms and Implications for Competition | Competition Policy International

Welcome to our first new issue of CPI’s Cartels column.  It’s been about two years since our last column, and much has happened in the area of collusion in that time.  We will be compiling interesting areas of discussion on cartels every month, most often with invited contributors, hoping to gather your interest and reaction.  […]

Bitcoin Price Boom Signals Massive Dystopian Panic Over 2019 Recession | CCN

Bitcoin Price Boom Signals Massive Dystopian Panic Over 2019 Recession | CCN

Interestingly enough, Hartnett says global investors are investing in bitcoin not because they see it as a safe haven asset in times of instability but because they are seeking high-risk, high-reward investments. He argues the effect of low-interest rates since 2008 on bond yields has left investors starved of profits, sending them into a global […]

Drug court to try firms refusing to cut prices | The Express Tribune

Drug court to try firms refusing to cut prices | The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: The government is expected to take up the issue of hike in drug prices at its next cabinet meeting while it intends to move the drug court against all those pharmaceutical companies who refuse to lower prices of their medicines in line with the recent policy decision of the government. This was disclosed by the […]

Pharma stocks crash after US lawsuit over price manipulations | The Economic Times

Pharma stocks crash after US lawsuit over price manipulations | The Economic Times

The office of the attorney general of Connecticut unsealed documents, that ET has a copy of, which reveals initials and titles of individuals implicated in the conspiracy, industry “code words” and previously undisclosed emails from drug companies “brazenly discussing strategy to violate federal and state antitrust laws”. The Indian generic makers named in the lawsuit […]

Beshear Files Claim Against Drug Manufacturers for alleged Price Gouging | SurfKY News

Beshear Files Claim Against Drug Manufacturers for alleged Price Gouging | SurfKY News

FRANKFORT, Ky. (5/13/19) — Attorney General Andy Beshear filed two lawsuits seeking to recover ill-gotten gains from 23 drug manufacturers that skyrocketed the prices of more than 100 prescription drugs including those used to treat diabetes, epilepsy and cancer. In Franklin Circuit Court, Beshear filed suit against three of the largest insulin manufacturers, Eli Lilly, […]

Nevada joins other states in drug price-fixing lawsuit | Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada joins other states in drug price-fixing lawsuit | Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford has signed on to a lawsuit filed by 42 states and Puerto Rico against a long list of pharmaceutical companies, alleging price fixing and market manipulation that artificially increased costs for dozens of common generic drugs nationwide. The lengthy complaint names drugmakers including Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc., Pfizer Inc., Breckenridge […]

Bitcoin Hits Its Highest Price of 2019 | Fortune

Bitcoin Hits Its Highest Price of 2019 | Fortune

Bitcoin climbed to a fresh 2019 high, approaching the $6,000 level for the first time since November on most cryptocurrency exchanges. The largest digital coin advanced as much as 4.7 percent to $5,961, according to Bloomberg composite pricing. Most of the other highly-traded tokens also pushed higher. The world’s most-followed cryptocurrency has been drawing attention […]

The Upside of Bitcoin’s Upside (It’s Not What You Think) | CoinDesk

The Upside of Bitcoin’s Upside (It’s Not What You Think) | CoinDesk

The rally last week in cryptocurrency prices sent tremors of excitement through the mainstream press – is bitcoin “doing its thing” again? Could we be on the verge of a breakout? These reports attract clicks and eyeballs, so I understand why they are run – but their breathless fascination with price volatility and potential profits […]