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.... MoneySavingExpert’s latest ratings, out this week, score Nationwide as next best, followed by Co-op and Santander. Bottom was Royal Bank of Scotland, with Barclays second-worst. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
Saturday 19th of August 2017 06:00:06 AM
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.... While the Bank has not published details of each firm’s plans, some major employers have started to reveal how they will respond. Barclays and Bank of America are moving staff to Dublin, while Morgan Stanley has picked Frankfurt. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....1%. If this were Lloyds or Barclays we’d call it shameless profiteering. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... At Wells Fargo in the US, chief executive John Stumpf only departed after a scandal involving bogus accounts when he was humbled by a senate committee. Meanwhile, Jes Staley stays at Barclays, but more in office than in authority until the regulator completes its investigation of his attempt to identify a whistleblower. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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....On top of the government bonus, savers also pick up whatever interest is paid by the bank or building society where they open the Isa. Currently, the help-to-buy Isa paying the highest rate is from Barclays at 2. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... MoneySavingExpert’s latest ratings, out this week, score Nationwide as next best, followed by Co-op and Santander. Bottom was Royal Bank of Scotland, with Barclays second-worst. ...
Here’s help to decide which of two Isas is the best to buy into image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 19th of August 2017 06:00:06 AM
....On top of the government bonus, savers also pick up whatever interest is paid by the bank or building society where they open the Isa. Currently, the help-to-buy Isa paying the highest rate is from Barclays at 2. ...
City 'haemorrhaging' talent because of Brexit, says headhunter image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 14th of August 2017 11:01:08 PM
.... While the Bank has not published details of each firm’s plans, some major employers have started to reveal how they will respond. Barclays and Bank of America are moving staff to Dublin, while Morgan Stanley has picked Frankfurt. ...
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.... At Wells Fargo in the US, chief executive John Stumpf only departed after a scandal involving bogus accounts when he was humbled by a senate committee. Meanwhile, Jes Staley stays at Barclays, but more in office than in authority until the regulator completes its investigation of his attempt to identify a whistleblower. ...
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Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 13th of August 2017 06:00:06 AM
....The mistakes that forced Charlotte Hogg to resign as deputy governor of the Bank of England in March are well-documented. One of the UK’s best-connected individuals – her parents both had leading roles in John Major’s government and her grandfather was Quintin Hogg, better known as Lord Hailsham – had forgotten to disclose that her brother (also Quintin) worked at Barclays. ...
Nationwide sounds note of caution over lending in run-up to Brexit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 11th of August 2017 04:06:30 PM
....” There was a one-off £26m gain this quarter and a £100m gain the previous quarter. Garner highlighted the society’s expansion in current accounts, an area traditionally dominated by the big four banks – Lloyds Banking Group, Royal Bank of Scotland, HSBC and Barclays. ...
Worldpay takeover deal: not bad, but could have been better | Nils Pratley image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of August 2017 06:27:04 PM
.... It’s a bit like being the fire marshal, except you have to tick more boxes and don’t get to wear a luminous jacket. After the rumpus over Charlotte Hogg’s exit as deputy governor – she failed to tell the bosses about her brother’s job at Barclays – the Bank had to come up with something. ...
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Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of August 2017 02:09:08 PM
....The UK life insurance sector is benefiting from longevity trends not being as onerous as once expected. Alan Devlin, an analyst at Barclays, said: “Death and taxes are the only two things certain in life and the UK life insurance sector is benefiting from longevity trends not being as onerous as once expected. ...
US firm Vantiv to buy British rival Worldpay for £9.3bn image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of August 2017 01:55:20 PM
.... Worldpay’s current boss, Philip Jansen, will be co-chief executive, reporting to Drucker. Sir Michael Rake, chairman of BT and former Barclays deputy chairman, will continue at the merged group in the role of lead director, the US equivalent of a senior independent director in the UK. ...
Bank of England to name conflicts officer to vet appointments image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of August 2017 11:22:09 AM
....The report also recommends that the Bank’s head of compliance role be turned into a more senior position and that a system be put in place to capture and review data on relationships and conflicts. Hogg resigned after the Treasury select committee of MPs published a highly critical report, prompted by her failure to disclose that her brother works for Barclays, which is regulated by the Bank. ...
Bank of England warns Brexit will put strain on regulatory resources image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 8th of August 2017 11:01:03 PM
.... However, firms have begun to reveal how they intend to cope with the UK’s exit from the EU. For instance, RBS is preparing to expand in Amsterdam; Barclays and Bank of America are moving staff to Dublin; while Morgan Stanley has picked Frankfurt. ...
Banks issue new sort codes in ringfencing of high street operations image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 6th of August 2017 03:15:24 PM
. Barclays has started the process of moving up to 900,000 accounts to alternative six-digit sort codes as it prepares for the implementation of regulations intended to avoid taxpayer bailouts. ...
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.... In March this year, Charlotte Hogg resigned as deputy governor of the Bank of England after MPs concluded that she was not up to the role she was promoted into barely two weeks previously. The Treasury select committee published a highly critical report into her failure to disclose that her brother worked for Barclays, which is regulated by the Bank of England. ...
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Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 3rd of August 2017 06:28:41 PM
.... Two of its former bankers pleaded guilty in a Manhattan court to helping American clients dodge taxes. Some of the staff hired for the expansion have been recruited from Barclays, which also has a banking business that targets wealthy individuals. ...
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....Hester, 56, isn’t obviously itching to be chief executive of a fourth FTSE 100 firm (the first was British Land). But he’s an obvious candidate for Barclays if Jes Staley is felled by the fallout from the whistleblowing affair. ...
Nicky Morgan requests assessment of City's readiness for hard Brexit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 31st of July 2017 11:01:01 PM
....Major City firms have started to publicise their plans. Bank of America said it would pick Dublin for its post-Brexit EU hub, as did Barclays. ...
Chancellor appoints Sir David Ramsden to Bank of England deputy role image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 27th of July 2017 05:28:15 PM
....”. Sir David replaces Hogg, the scion of the Hogg political dynasty and BoE official who resigned earlier this year after she failed to disclose that her brother was a senior executive at Barclays – a bank she would have regulated. ...
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....” . Lenders Barclays, Hinckley & Rugby, Bank of Ireland and Metro Bank let you take out a mortgage in joint names but with only the child’s name on the title. ...
Frankly, banks – it’s time to give a damn about your image image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 23rd of July 2017 06:00:00 AM
....Another week, another chance to take a kick at the banks, which are collectively showing very few signs of wanting to improve their image a decade after the financial crisis. We have results from Barclays, which is the first time the bank has had to face the City since the unveiling of a date for its criminal trial – of ex-chief John Varley and three former colleagues – on charges concerning the way the bank raised billions of pounds from Qatar in 2008. ...
Greed is no longer good – bond boom comes to an end image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 22nd of July 2017 07:00:32 AM
....Back in October 2016 the story was very different. Barclays was on a high after what it said was a summer bonanza for its bond traders, pushing quarterly profits to a two-year high. ...
Bank of America to move some City of London roles to Dublin post-Brexit image
....Brian Moynihan, chief executive of Bank of America, was in Dublin for the landmark announcement, which was made after a meeting with taoiseach Leo Varadkar, who is keen to capitalise on the fallout from the City after the vote for Brexit. Varadkar has met a number of bank bosses this month, including Jes Staley of Barclays and Jamie Dimon of JP Morgan Chase, the US bank that has bought a new office in Dublin’s docklands area that can house up to 1,000 staff. ...
Morgan Stanley picks Frankfurt as post-Brexit hub image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 19th of July 2017 04:11:56 PM
....Standard Chartered, Nomura and Daiwa are among the other financial institutions that have already picked the German city for their new EU base. Last week, Barclays said it was talking to regulators in Dublin to discuss expansion, while JP Morgan has also been discussing plans with regulators in the Irish capital. ...
'City will have to launch Brexit plans if there is no transitional deal' image
.... Firms were not moving their business yet, he said, but they were talking “more in terms of getting there”. Last week, Barclays said it talking to regulators in Dublin to discuss expansion, while JP Morgan has also been discussing plans with regulators in the Irish capital. ...
Barclays bank and former bosses to stand trial in January 2019 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 17th of July 2017 11:52:18 AM
. John Varley, the former boss of Barclays, will stand trial alongside three former colleagues and the bank itself in January 2019, Southwark crown court was told on Monday. ...
Dublin is streets ahead of EU rivals as City firms plan for Brexit relocation image
.... Dublin, which is still scarred by Ireland’s financial crisis, is the top destination with 19 firms mentioning a possible move to the Irish capital. Jes Staley, the chief executive of Barclays, which already has significant operations in Ireland, flew there last week to meet taoiseach Leo Varadkar and discuss further expansion across the Irish Sea. ...
Is your money safe? Banks letting payments through WITHOUT your Pin or signature image
....The irritating and error-prone need for a signature was part of the reason the chip and Pin system was first introduced and could potentially put customers at risk of fraud. In one instance reported to Telegraph Money, when a customer entered a Pin wrong three times, their Barclays debit card reverted to a signature payment at a Sainsbury’s store. ...
RBS to pay $5.5bn penalty over US loan misselling scandal image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of July 2017 12:55:36 PM
....Days before Christmas, the DoJ extracted $12. 5bn in settlements from Deutsche Bank and Credit Suisse over RMBS but it is taking legal action against Barclays, which has refused to settle. ...
After Andrew Tyrie: the race to become the Commons’ new inquisitor general image
.... His retirement created an unexpected vacancy for a battle that ahead of a ballot in which all MPs can vote looks too hard to call. Tyrie held memorable sessions that forced Paul Flowers, the drug-taking former chairman of Co-op Bank, to admit he didn’t know the size of the bank’s balance sheet and prompted Charlotte Hogg to resign as deputy governor of the Bank of England for failing to disclose her brother’s senior role at Barclays. ...
Worldpay buyout by Vantiv reignites debate over foreign takeovers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 5th of July 2017 03:04:35 PM
....Vantiv will dominate the board with seven members, including Charles Drucker as executive chairman and co-chief executive. Four Worldpay directors will join the board of the new group, including Philip Jansen as co-chief executive and Sir Michael Rake, BT chairman and former Barclays deputy chairman, in a non-executive role. ...
£8bn battle looms for credit card processor Worldpay as rivals circle image
....Worldpay group floated in 2015, with Rake as chairman and Philip Jansen as chief executive. Rake’s other roles include chairman of BT, and he was previously deputy chairman of Barclays and president of the CBI business lobby group. ...
Ex-Barclays chief John Varley appears in court over fraud charges image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 3rd of July 2017 06:18:16 PM
. John Varley, the former chief executive of Barclays, and three former colleagues have appeared at Westminster magistrates court to face fraud charges. ...
Ex-Barclays bankers appear in court image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 3rd of July 2017 03:10:37 PM
. Four ex-Barclays bankers, including the former chief executive John Varley, have appeared in court charged with fraud. ...
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Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Monday 3rd of July 2017 12:01:00 AM
.... . Both were Santander bank customers and the debits came from the partner finance division of Barclays. ...
Barclays former CEO and three bankers in court to face fraud charges image
. John Varley, the former chief executive of Barclays, will be among three former bankers to appear at Westminster magistrates court on Monday to face charges of fraud for events that took place at the height of the financial crisis. ...
Barclays sees the beak about the bailout image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 2nd of July 2017 05:59:20 AM
....Westminster magistrates court will be the venue on Monday for the opening chapter in what is expected to be a landmark case arising from the 2008 financial crash. The former Barclays chief executive John Varley and three of his former colleagues – Roger Jenkins, Tom Kalaris and Richard Boath – are the first senior bankers to face criminal charges arising out of the crisis, and are due to appear in court in the afternoon. ...
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Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 29th of June 2017 01:57:38 PM
....Let down by Thomas Cook when kids’ club failed to operate. I sent money to a friend using Barclays’ Pingit app, but it never arrived. ...
Pound leaps as Carney says growth will be factor in interest rate debate image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of June 2017 03:15:46 PM
....With Haldane indicating that he might join Ian McCafferty and Michael Saunders in voting for higher borrowing costs, and Cunliffe siding with Carney, the result will be decided by deputy governor, Ben Broadbent, Jan Vlieghe, the former hedge fund economist, and Tenreyo. The MPC normally has nine members but is down to eight as a result of the resignation of Charlotte Hogg for failing to declare that her brother worked at Barclays. ...
World's first cash machine turns gold to mark 50th anniversary image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 27th of June 2017 11:33:57 PM
....Five decades after it heralded a transformation in the way people obtained and used cash, the site of the world’s first cash machine was turned into gold to celebrate its 50th anniversary. The brainchild of a Scottish inventor John Shepherd-Barron, the first ATM was opened on 27 June 1967 at a branch of Barclays bank in Enfield, north London, the first of six cash dispensers commissioned by the bank. ...
'Why should we leave innovation to the biggest companies in the world?' image
....Last month, online orders tipped over 10,000 and sales in this year were just over £1m. The feedback has been “phenomenal”, she says, and there have been accolades from Barclays Entrepreneur Awards and the platinum gong at the A’Design Awards. ...
I sent money to a friend using Barclays’ Pingit app, but it never arrived image
. I made an international transfer of £792 in euros to a friend using the Barclays Pingit mobile payment service on 18 May. ...
Jailing Barclays bankers won’t save us from another financial crash | Joris Luyendijk image
.... Even worse, the fundamentals of the system that made it possible were retained intact. It is feasible that some of the top brass at Barclays will now go to jail for the way they raised billions from Qatar to avoid a government bailout – though the accused deny breaking any laws. ...
SFO has clear public interest in pursuing Barclays case | Nils Pratley image
....One idea doing the rounds in the City needs to be knocked on the head. It is the notion that the Serious Fraud Office should have let whatever sleeping dogs there might be lie in the Barclays case. ...
Paul Myners: Barclays realised taxpayer bailout would hit bonuses image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 20th of June 2017 06:01:43 PM
. Barclays has paid out an estimated £18bn in bonuses since 2008, the year it raised almost £12bn to bolster its financial position and avoid a taxpayer bailout. ...
Closure of UK’s largest gas storage site ‘could mean volatile prices’ image
....Experts said it was no surprise Centrica had decided to shutter the depot, because liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports from Qatar had significantly reduced the economic rationale for this kind of facility. Analysts at Barclays said the closure would increase the volatility of winter gas prices, a view shared by other industry-watchers. ...
Barclays: who are the four charged bankers? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 20th of June 2017 02:17:46 PM
. Barclays bank and four of its former senior staff have been charged by the Serious Fraud Office with conspiracy to commit fraud and the provision of unlawful financial assistance, in the biggest case since the credit crunch. ...
Senior Barclays bankers charged with fraud over credit crunch fundraising image
. Four former Barclays executives could face lengthy jail sentences after the Serious Fraud Office charged them and the bank with fraud over the way Barclays raised billions of pounds from Qatar at the height of the financial crisis. ...
Barclays to learn if SFO will press charges over Qatari cash injections image
. Barclays and a number of its former executives are expected to learn this week whether the Serious Fraud Office intends to bring criminal charges in relation to emergency fundraising at the height of the financial crisis. ...
Almost 1m UK bank customers will be forced to use new sort codes image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 16th of June 2017 06:15:07 PM
.... HSBC is setting up its ringfenced retail bank in a new head office in Birmingham. Barclays, for instance, has said it will hand out new sort codes over the Easter weekend next year. ...
As we wave goodbye to cash, ATMs have had to get a whole lot smarter image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 10th of June 2017 05:59:18 AM
. It’s 50 years this month since actor Reg Varney, best-known for his role in 70s sitcom On the Buses, withdrew £10 on the opening day of the world’s first cash machine at a Barclays branch in Enfield, north London. ...
Qatar and the UK image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 9th of June 2017 04:51:11 AM
General Election result is make or break for investors image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 7th of June 2017 12:01:00 AM
....Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell’s proposed hike in corporation tax to 26 per cent would hit profits and markets, while tighter regulations could knock bank sector profitability. “Barclays, Lloyds and Royal Bank of Scotland will be under sustained downward pressure”. ...
WPP needs a big name to follow Sir Martin Sorrell image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 4th of June 2017 06:00:16 AM
.... Panmure has a plan, which will dominate its AGM on Thursday. The broker is bracing itself for a takeover from an investment vehicle led by Bob Diamond, the former Barclays boss who was forced out in the wake of the Libor-rigging scandal. ...
First Group leads FTSE 250 losers' list image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 1st of June 2017 07:33:17 AM
....45% at 190p. At the start of the day, Barclays had topped the FTSE 100's list of gainers after announcing that it had sold off a bigger stake than expected in its African unit. ...
Election rules hit Bank's recruitment as monetary policy committee shrinks image
....The Bank of England’s rate-setting team could be reduced to seven members for the first time in nearly 11 years as election “purdah” rules will delay appointments until at least next month. The Bank’s monetary policy committee (MPC) has eight members from the usual nine after deputy governor Charlotte Hogg was forced to resign in March for failing to declare her brother works for Barclays. ...
UK shares reach new highs as sterling slips image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 26th of May 2017 09:42:58 AM
.... RBS shares dropped 1. 65% while Barclays was down 1. ...
Bank of England governor falls for email prank but maintains his composure image
....The Bank of England governor, Mark Carney, has fallen victim to an online prankster who got him to joke about one of his predecessor’s supposed drinking habits. Carney was caught out by the same hoaxer who tricked the Barclays boss, Jes Staley, this month. ...
If London subsidises the rest of the UK, where does that leave Scotland? | Nils Pratley image
.... It should continue to steer clear. When confronted by an email hoaxer, the governor of the Bank of the England made less of a fool of himself than the chief executive of Barclays. ...
Firms pledge to recruit more over-50s image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 23rd of May 2017 11:27:18 AM
. Aviva, Barclays, Atos and five other firms have agreed to promote over-50s employment by publishing data about the age of their workforce. ...
Five minute guide to investing in the UK's big banks image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 21st of May 2017 12:01:00 AM
....The banks crashed at the height of the financial crisis and the road to recovery has been bumpy. However, the Barclays share price is up 30 per cent over the past 12 months, RBS is up around 20 per cent and Lloyds trades 6 per cent higher. ...
HSBC voice recognition system breached by customer's twin image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 19th of May 2017 02:31:12 PM
....”. Barclays introduced voice recognition software for all its 300,000 wealthiest clients in the UK in 2013. ...
JP Morgan buys bigger office for 1,000 staff in Dublin image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 15th of May 2017 02:01:38 PM
....Deutsche Bank said in April that it might move up to 4,000 jobs out of the UK as a result of Brexit, which would be nearly half its UK workforce. Other financial services firms known to be looking at moving some staff out of London include Barclays, Goldman Sachs and the insurance market Lloyds of London. ...
JP Morgan appears to make good on Brexit threat with new Dublin office image
....Lloyd’s of London, the insurance market, is opening up in Brussels although some firms are playing down the impact on their business. Last week, Barclays said Brexit was “a wholly manageable challenge” and it would not need to shift British jobs or significant operations elsewhere. ...
How to be on the winning side as mortgage war hots up image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 15th of May 2017 06:00:37 AM
Barclays boss Jes Staley fooled into email exchange with prankster image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 11th of May 2017 07:05:50 PM
. Just as Jes Staley, the embattled boss of Barclays, might have hoped to lie low after a gruelling confrontation with shareholders he is now facing fresh scrutiny. ...
How YOU can get up to £2,500 cashback from your mortgage  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Thursday 11th of May 2017 03:59:00 PM
. Barclays, Halifax, Skipton Building Society and Clydesale and Yokrshore banks are among the providers all currently offering the bungs. ...
Staley might be right: UK immigration policy could be key to City's future | Nils Pratley image
. Those intrepid American adventurers heading to London to explore the drama and meaning of Brexit, courtesy of the New York Times at $6,000 a pop, should strike the Barclays AGM off their list of attractions. ...
Barclays chief apologises to shareholders over whistleblowing incident image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 10th of May 2017 06:26:33 PM
. Jes Staley, the chief executive of Barclays under fire for his attempts to unmask a whistleblower, has admitted to hundreds of shareholders that he made a mistake and has issued a personal apology for his behaviour. ...
Pret a Manger considers putting New York IPO on the menu image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 10th of May 2017 02:23:58 PM
....Bridgepoint, the UK-based private equity firm, is thought to be considering a flotation with JP Morgan and Jefferies as lead advisers. Barclays, Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley and Piper Jaffray are also advising on the plans. ...

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