Next PLC (NXT.L)
* Next policy meeting due on Tuesday (Adds comment on inflation outlook)
When industry pundits talk about emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), the cloud and big data, they are quick to talk about multiple business benefits—better customer service, improved employee satisfaction and sales results, among others. What they neglect to mention is one of the most critical uses of AI and all of these next-gen technologies: They make it easier to defend an organization against cyberattacks on a massive scale.
* MICHAEL LAW, GROUP OPERATIONS DIRECTOR, WILL RETIRE FROM COMPANY IN JULY 2018 AND STEP DOWN FROM BOARD AT AGM ON 17 MAY 2018