Barclays has no plans for merger with rivals
Comments follow reports of possible deal with peers including StanChart
SFO likely to seek to reinstate charges
Edward Bramson calling on lender to end bulk of unit’s trading activities
Bank’s CEO to pay £1.1m for his attempts to uncover a whistleblower
Hargreaves Lansdown weighs in on Barclays’ results
Analysts argue results are not a disasterApril 2018
Barclays shares down as group posts Q1 loss
Bank’s performance hit by settlement and provision costsApril 2018
Barclays results to take US mortgage settlement hit
Bank to update on performance amid ring-fencing and as activist investor builds stakeApril 2018
Barclays CEO faces fine in whistleblowing probe
Jes Staley set to keep his jobApril 2018
Activist investor steps up efforts to force Barclays shake-up
Ed Bramson tells major investors he wants to see investment banking overhaulApril 2018
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Barclays share price: Lender to pay $2.4bn in forex fines
Barclays has been fined $2.4 billion by UK and US regulators for conspiring to manipulate the forex trading market.May 2015
Barclays share price: Hidden £170m payment to trader revealed
Barclays trader salary revealed in Lehman Brother court caseMay 2015
Barclays share price up as provisions cover smaller-than-expected forex fine
Settlement is not end of bank’s troubles, analysts noteMay 2015
Barclays share price: Bank strikes Verifone deal to enhance mobile payments capabilities
Head of US Treasuries trading said to leaveSeptember 2015
Barclays share price in focus as US regulator looks into automated FX deals
New York’s banking regulator is stepping up a probe into computer-driven currency trading, with the investigation into Barclays said to be the most advanced.May 2015
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Barclays PLC (Barclays) (LON:BARC) is a global financial services provider headquartered in London, the United Kingdom. The bank was founded in 1690 by Thomas Gould and John Freame. Antony Jenkins is the present Chief Executive Officer.
Barclays PLC (Barclays) is active in retail banking, credit cards, wholesale banking, investment banking, wealth management and investment management services. It operates in eight segments: UK Retail and Business Banking (UK RBB), Europe Retail and Business Banking (Europe RBB), Africa Retail and Business Banking (Africa RBB), Barclaycard, Barclays Investment Bank, Barclays Corporate Banking, Wealth and Investment Management, and Head Office and Other Operations.
UK Retail and Business Banking (UK RBB) is a United Kingdom high street bank providing current account and savings products and Woolwich branded mortgages. Europe Retail and Business Banking (Europe RBB) Europe RBB provides retail services, including credit cards in Spain, Italy, Portugal and France. It also provides lending to SMEs.
/vr Barclaycard is an international payments services provider for consumer and business customers. Barclays Investment Bank, the investment banking division of Barclays, provides banking solutions to large corporate, government and institutional clients. Barclays Corporate Banking provides integrated banking solutions to large corporates, financial institutions.
Wealth and Investment Management is the wealth management division of Barclays. It focuses on private and intermediary clients worldwide, providing international and private banking, investment management, fiduciary services and brokerage.
Barclays has a primary listing on the London Stock Exchange, where it is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index, and has a secondary listing on the New York Stock Exchange.
Barclays posted a net loss of £1.04 billion for 2012, its first annual loss in two decades. In 2009, Barclays Capital completed the integration of the North American businesses of Lehman Brothers which Barclays acquired in September 2008.
In 2010, Barclays acquired Standard Life Bank. Last year, Barclays launched Pingit - a free mobile phone app allowing users in the UK to send and receive money via their handset, without the need to share bank details.