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Raider Ed Bramson leaves Barclays to sweat over his biggest bet yet

Barclays Sign

Life may have just got more exciting for the bosses of Barclays – and not in a good way. Last week the bank revealed that Edward Bramson – a US-based investor who admits that some people would describe him as “pond scum” – had notched up a 5.2% shareholding, making him Barclays’ fourth-biggest investor. The disclosure was required once Bramson passed the 5% mark.




Climate change protesters disrupt Barclays AGM

Climate change protesters have disrupted Barclays’ annual shareholder meeting on Tuesday and were forcibly removed during an often fractious event, where the chief executive, Jes Staley, was accused of being “irrevocably tarnished” by his attempt to unmask a whistleblower.