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The Innovation Challenge 2020
problem statements

The Innovation Challenge 2020 presented a unique set of fintech problem statements that focused on solutions to promote financing for SMEs. The problem statements represented challenges faced by financial institutions, corporates and consumers in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the wider Middle East, Africa & South Asia (MEASA) region.

Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank

Problem statement 1

How might we use artificial intelligence, machine learning and other related innovative technologies
when assessing applications for financing from SMEs and other customers
so that we can improve the bank’s credit decisions and reduce instances of default?

Fintech startup finalist

Anglo-Gulf Trade Bank

Problem statement 2

How might we use artificial intelligence, machine learning and other related innovative technologies
when assessing applications for financing from SMEs and other customers
so that we can improve the bank’s credit decisions and reduce instances of default?

Fintech startup finalist

Etihad Credit Insurance

Problem statement 3

How might we use artificial intelligence, machine learning and other related innovative technologies
when assessing applications for financing from SMEs and other customers
so that we can improve the bank’s credit decisions and reduce instances of default?

Fintech startup finalist

First Abu Dhabi Bank

Problem statement 4

How might we use artificial intelligence, machine learning and other related innovative technologies
when assessing applications for financing from SMEs and other customers
so that we can improve the bank’s credit decisions and reduce instances of default?

Fintech startup finalist

Financial Services Regulatory Authority

Problem statement 5

How might we use artificial intelligence, machine learning and other related innovative technologies
when assessing applications for financing from SMEs and other customers
so that we can improve the bank’s credit decisions and reduce instances of default?

Fintech startup finalist

Financial Services Regulatory Authority

Problem statement 6

How might we use artificial intelligence, machine learning and other related innovative technologies
when assessing applications for financing from SMEs and other customers
so that we can improve the bank’s credit decisions and reduce instances of default?

Fintech startup finalist

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