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CARE 24 Peaks Challenge

Leading overseas development agency CARE International is laying down the gauntlet for professionals from the financial industry, in the shape of the CARE 24 Peaks Challenge on 26-27 June 2010. This is the ultimate UK Mountain Challenge: 24 Peaks in 24 hours!

Bonuses - BarCap, Deutsche, HSBC

Reuters reports that Barclays has posted a $18.1bn profit for 2009, boosted by a $9.8bn gain on the sale of BGI to BlackRock. Pre-tax profit at investment banking arm Barclays Capital came in up 89% at $3.85bn.