Barclays is a British multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is a universal bank and is organised within two business 'clusters': Corporate & Investment Banking and Wealth Management, and Retail & Business Banking.


Barclays boss gets £1.1m bonus for a job half done

Antony Jenkins Barclays

It was a year of “steady progress”, said Barclays chief executive Antony Jenkins. Indeed, he regards it as so steadily progressive that he thinks it “appropriate” to accept the pay committee’s kind offer of a £1.1m bonus, taking his package for the year to £5.5m.


London's Biggest Trading Floors

Hot on the heels of the announcement that JPMorgan has spurned Canary Wharf and has chosen the 'Square Mile' for its new European HQ (St Alphage House in London Wall), most of the interest centres around the fact that, of the 1 million square feet that makes up the new building, there will be four giant trading floors of some 72,000 square feet each.