Barclays is a British multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is a universal bank and is organised within two business 'clusters': Corporate & Investment Banking and Wealth Management, and Retail & Business Banking.



The Most Tragic Investment Banking-Related Story Ever

CityNews has been having a look at those sad stories that have hit the headlines in recent years, to establish what has been the most tragic investment banking-related story ever. Unfortunately, there are quite a few candidates for this dubious honour.

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Barclays announces appointment of new chairman

Barclays has announced that John McFarlane will retire as Chairman of Barclays in May 2019, and that Nigel Higgins has been appointed to succeed him, subject to regulatory approval by the Prudential Regulation Authority and the Financial Conduct Authority.