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VIRUS OUTBREAK

Wall Street's new virtual workplace may outlast the virus

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Some of the emergency measures that Wall Street is rolling out to keep employees safe in a pandemic will become a lasting practice across the world. These include the use of video-conferencing programs and online roadshows.

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IN Hong Kong, bankers have learned to win stock offerings by video chat, and Morgan Stanley is hosting a virtual meeting for a more than a thousand attendees. At Swiss giant UBS Group AG, wealth management executives have realised trips to see clients were not as crucial as...

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