Daily Archives: March 10, 2016

European leaders have negotiated a deal with Turkey aimed at stemming the flow of refugees into the European Union. But can it work? Gideon Rachman puts the question to Alex Barker, the FT’s European diplomatic editor, and Tony Barber, the FT’s Europe editor.

 

Wild movement sent the euro all over the FX shop after the European Central Bank meeting. Themos Fiotakis of UBS sifts through the debris and tells Roger Blitz why it all adds up to one thing – low growth and low rates ain’t going away any time soon.

 

Lee Sedol, world champion of the Chinese board game Go has just been beaten by a computer. Murad Ahmed explains how Google’s DeepMind AlphaGo programme did it, and why its victory is significant for the world beyond the Go board. Music by David Sappa