June 19, 2021

Tech that tracks you at work, Invest News & Top Stories

(REUTERS) – Reservation systems for seats. Algorithms that say whether a location is crowded or not.

Cameras to show what’s happening in real time. Trackers that let others know you are there.

Technology that has swept the world for convenience, curiosity and accountability is arriving at workstations of United States bank employees, as they prepare to return to offices in the coming months because of the pandemic easing, industry sources and outside vendors said.

Banks including JPMorgan Chase & Co, Goldman Sachs Group, Citigroup, Deutsche Bank and HSBC Holdings plan to have workers commute to buildings in New York and other US cities soon, after more than a year of largely work-from-home situations.

But not everyone can return at once: Banks will have to extend practices like those used for small teams of traders during the pandemic. Shifting rotations of people will pass…

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