The company last year launched a voice-bot for Amazon Inc's Echo device.Chatbots are the new apps that live in your customers’ favorite messengers, website or app and provide them with one-on-one communication with your brand.
TD Ameritrade's chatbot uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to respond to natural language messages from users on Facebook Messenger about their investments and stock prices, the brokerage said on Tuesday.
For example customers could ask the chatbot for the price of Apple Inc shares or information on the performance of their portfolio without leaving the messaging app.
Financial firms are hopeful that they can be used to replace their costly call centers populated by humans, while offering 24/7 support.
Tuteja said TD Ameritrade believes that while bots are useful at providing some customer service, a human element will always be required in financial services."In our business we feel it will always be an elegant combination of bot and human service," she said.
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Customer service chatbots work as personal agents able to carry out multiple conversations at the same time.
Capable of learning, chatbots use their memory to provide relevant answers to more and more complex customer queries and improve customer support significantly.
This will include cases in which the user is expressing frustration through colorful language or if they expressly request human help."If salty language is used it will automatically escalate it to the human," Sunayna Tuteja, director of emerging technologies and innovation at TD Ameritrade, said in an interview.
Chatbots and virtual assistants have become more popular in banking and other consumer facing industries because improvements in artificial intelligence have made them more adept at interacting with humans.
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