AI ethics and regulation: how investors can navigate the maze – AllianceBernstein

From potentially brand-damaging ethical risks to regulatory uncertainty, AI poses challenges for investors. But there is a path forward.

Only members with restricted access (ie. academics, asset owners, government and regulatory, independent advisers/trustees and sponsoring employers) can view this article. Please login or join to view.

... Artificial intelligence (AI) poses many ethical issues that can translate into risks for consumers, companies and investors. AI regulation, which is developing unevenly across multiple jurisdictions, adds to the uncertainty. The key for investors, in AllianceBernstein's view, is to focus on transparency and explainability.

The ethical issues and risks of AI begin with the developers who create the technology. From there, they flow to the developers' clients companies that integrate AI into their businesses and on to consumers and society more broadly. Through their holdings in AI developers and companies that use AI, investors are exposed to both ends of the risk chain.

Learn more here