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.
One to stress, the other to another job.
Sir Hector Sants, one of the most senior figures in the City during the banking crisis, has quit a high-profile role at Barclays just weeks after being signed off sick with exhaustion and stress.
Deutsche Bank and Barclays lost a court bid to stop companies from linking claims about the manipulation of benchmark rates to lawsuits initially filed over improper sales of interest-rate hedging products
Taking the axe to the max.
Barclays has announced that David Booth, non‑executive Director, has decided to retire from the board with effect from 31st December 2013.
Barclays has suspended six traders in connection with foreign exchange trading, sources with knowledge of the situation told CNBC.
A global investigation into allegations of manipulation in the £3tn-a-day currency markets appeared to be deepening with more banks admitting they were co-operating with regulators and Barclays suspending six of its traders.
Many of these are incredible.
Barclays has suspended three currency traders, including a chief dealer in London, amid a probe into potential foreign exchange manipulation, according to a person with knowledge of the decision.
It's the way he tells 'em!
Barclays Capital Japan Limited has announced the appointment of Ryota Himeno as Japan Transportation analyst in Equity Research.
Barclays is committed to its investment-banking business and sees opportunity in Africa, CEO Antony Jenkins told CNBC's "Closing Bell" on Friday.
It's a triumph. Pay at the top of Barclays is plunging, just as the directors always said it would. Look, only 428 staff earned more than £1m last year; that's down from 473 a year ago.
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.
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Here's the latest on the 'Movers & Shakers' front.
A former Bank of America municipal bond marketer testified that he conspired with four former members of the UBS municipal derivatives group to rig bids and fabricate work on transactions.
Charlotte Burkeman, the EMEA head of prime brokerage at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, is leaving the firm, two sources told Reuters.