One of the big four clearing banks, Barclays has a history that can be traced back 300 years. It owns credit card business Barclaycard and has a strong investment banking arm in Barclays Capital to go with its high street retail presence. It employs almost 150,000 people around the world.

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Barclays is facing intense scrutiny on two fronts as the bank prepares to release its annual results on Thursday, as

February 9, 2020
Barclays and Santander cut pensions for bosses

Barclays is facing increased pressure over its financing of fossil fuel producers, as it emerged that a second influential shareholder

February 5, 2020

Barclays investment bankers are reportedly facing a double-digit fall in their bonus pool for 2019, as chief executive Jes Stanley

January 24, 2020
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A group of Barclays shareholders have taken formal action against the bank, demanding it stops financing fossil fuel companies that

January 8, 2020

Three former Barclays executives charged with fraud in connection with Qatar’s part in the bank’s emergency cash injection during the

October 6, 2019

A ruling by the financial watchdog banning former Barclays executive Andrew Tinney from holding senior positions at financial institutions has

August 16, 2019

by Keith Bowman from interactive investor. Lloyds continues to bear down on costs to offset tough market conditions, but shares have slumped. Half-year

August 1, 2019

A group of FTSE 100 chiefs will meet US President Donald Trump during his state visit to the UK next

May 31, 2019

Today's City Moves includes Irwin Mitchell, Paysafe and Barclays. Irwin Mitchell Irwin Mitchell has appointed a new chief financial officer.

May 31, 2019

The UK’s largest seller of Rolex watches has begun life as a listed firm in the Square Mile today, having

May 30, 2019

Challenger banks are struggling to break the stranglehold of the big five banks on the UK's £1.3 trillion cash deposit

May 30, 2019

By Graeme Evans from interactive investor. Having underperformed since April's stock market peak, here's what to expect from the domestic

May 29, 2019

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