Intralinks to Discuss Role of Automation and AI in Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) at 3rd Annual NYU Stern Fintech Conference

Roundtable discussion will explore digitization, artificial intelligence, robotic process automation and the internet of things

NEW YORK, October 18, 2018 – Intralinks®, a world leading virtual data room (VDR) provider, announced today that it will host a roundtable discussion entitled “How Business Digitization, Artificial Intelligence, RPA and IoT will impact Mergers and Acquisitions ” at the NYU Stern Fintech Conference 2018 on Friday, October 19, at the NYU Stern School of Business Paulson Auditorium. The discussion, led by Pete Frintzilas, Senior Vice President, Head of Corporate Strategy, and John Freese, VP Strategy and Innovation, will begin at 12:15 p.m.

This year’s conference, entitled “Data Science Disruption in Fintech,” will explore a host of topics related to Fintech 2.0 including machine learning, cryptocurrencies and algorithmic automation, among others.

During their session, Frintzilas and Freese will explore how the availability of data, insights and analytics tools and interconnected work processes affect the need to reduce deal risk, improve valuation accuracy and manage increased regulatory pressure.

“Advancements in business digitization, artificial intelligence and other technologies are beginning to have a dramatic effect on the M&A market and are rapidly evolving the deal making process,” said Frintzilas. “We’re looking forward to exploring these topics with others in the fintech community.”

In addition to the session hosted by Frintzilas and Freese, the conference’s agenda includes presentations on data aggregation and alternative data in fintech, financial innovation via machine learning and blockchains, and the use of alternative data for credit assessment and payments, among others.

About Intralinks 

Intralinks is a leading financial technology provider for the global banking, deal making and capital markets communities. As pioneers of the virtual data room, Intralinks enables and secures the flow of information facilitating strategic initiatives such as mergers and acquisitions, capital raising and investor reporting. In its 21-year history Intralinks has earned the trust and business of more than 99 percent of the Fortune 1000 and has executed over US$34.7 trillion worth of financial transactions on its platform. For more information, visit

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