News reprint from SCMP: Local start-up harnesses the power of artificial intelligence to tackle monumental task of financial translation
Reprinted from South China Morning Post on 18 January 2022
Targeting a major pain point in financial publishing, DeepTranslate’s translation service is now used by major financial institutions in Hong Kong, including HSBC, Guotai Junan and Ernst & Young. Seasoned professionals and academia came together to bring research to successful commercialisation.
DeepTranslate Winning the China Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition
Published on 3 January 2022 by Jeffrey Wan
Thanks to the trust of our clients, the recognition among the industry and the dedication of our research developers, DeepTranslate had a fruitful 2021, which was rounded-up even better with the good news at the end of December that DeepTranslate’s in-house developed AI translation platform won the Third Prize in the Growth Enterprise Group of the Internet Software Information Industry in the 10th China Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition (Guangdong Area) of Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan.
DeepTranslate Crownded 2021 Deloitte Hong Kong Rising Star
Published on 15 December 2021 by Jeffrey Wan
It is DeepTranslate’s honour to receive the 2021 Deloitte Hong Kong Rising Star Award, which recognises the effort, dedication and resilience of technology companies in Hong Kong with leading positions and ample room for growth in their industry segments. The award is recognised as “the Oscars for high technology companies” and was extensively covered by major media.
What role will the machines take in translation jobs?
Published on 6 December 2021 by Alice Chan
“Are the machines Coming for Your Job?” the Times (Ames, 2020) and New Yorker (Lepore, 2019), the two representative publications, asked similar questions in their headlines and brought out people’s concerns about the future of work and the rise of
A Green AI Translation Technology for Paperless Office
Published on 16 November 2021 by Alice Chan
Many exchanges around the world have implemented the paperless listing and subscription mechanism. The Hong Kong Stock Exchange (“HKEX”) has also launched a new milestone from 5 July 2021, requiring paperless listing of new shares. Now, all listing documents must be published in electronic form and subscription of new shares can only be applied through the electronic channel.
DeepTranslate leverages AI to enhance the quality of machine translation
Published on 9 November 2021 by Alice Chan
Machine translation is an automated translation process of generating the content from the source language to the target language, which can be basically divided into three common types as discussed in our previous article named “Introduction to different computer-aided translation”: rule-based machine translation, statistical machine translation and neural machine translation.
DeepTranslate’s glossary checker strengthens the implementation of vocabulary, making post-review more convenient
Published on 1 November 2021 by Alice Chan
In the past, translation teams usually only focused on the execution of the glossary during the translation. Due to the tight schedule, it seems almost unrealistic to spend a long time checking the glossary before finalisation! From now on, DeepTranslate’s glossary checker can take on this important task for the translation team, saving the translation team’s time and efforts of checking word by word according to the glossary, and hence making post-review more convenient!
HERA recognises ESG leaders and promotes industry best practices
Published on 19 October 2021 by Alice Chan
Hong Kong ESG Reporting Awards is a not-for-profit initiative, aiming to build trust among stakeholders. HERA is judged by an independent panel of judges with distinguished backgrounds. The Awards represents the most prestigious form of recognition for companies in Hong Kong on Corporate Sustainability.
HKSTP’s interactive spotlight on the entrepreneurial journey!
Published on 11 October 2021 by Alice Chan
The Sportlight Experience Party has been launched by Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks (HKSTP) until the end of October 2021. The event spotlights the entrepreneurial journey of innovative startups.
Interview reprint from HKTDC: “Age no issue for entrepreneurs”
Reprinted from HKTDC Means Business on 24 September 2021
Three seasoned professionals zero in AI translation while addressing a key pain point in financial publishing.
The use of Glossary function in Machine Translation
Published on 27 September 2021 by Iris Chen
As we all know, Hong Kong is a prestigious international financial center with free capital flow. Over the years, Hong Kong has played an important role as a bridge between mainland China and the world. At present, Chinese companies, including state-owned enterprises, red chips and private enterprises, account for far more than 70% of the market capitalisation of Hong Kong stocks.
How to improve individual and team translation efficiency with the help of DeepTranslate?
Published on 21 September 2021 by Iris Chen
Translation is a trivial work with high requirements for accuracy and details. During peak season, a company’s translation team sometimes has to work overtime or even work in shifts due to heavy workload. With the assistance of artificial intelligence (AI) translation software, it can greatly improve single translation project efficiency and assist the team administrator in project data analysis.