Hopes for Brexit deal lift euro and sterling The stronger euro and sterling spurred profit-taking in the dollar, which reached a 16-month peak against a basket of currencies on Monday. Photograph: Getty Images

Sterling hits 6½-month peak versus the euro on perceived progress toward an agreement

Microsoft calls on Irish organisations to avail of AI opportunity Kieran McCorry, national technology officer with Microsoft Ireland

Irish companies risk falling behind when it comes to realising the benefits of adopting artificial intelligence (AI). This is among the key results of a survey of European and Irish businesses carried out by EY on behalf of Microsoft

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