Barclays CEO: Our finances are '100 per cent safe'

Barclays Chief Executive Antony Jenkins has told ITV News the group's finances are "100 per cent safe" after the bank announced a new £5.8 billion capital plan to meet City regulator demands.

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Barclays plans £5.8bn cash call

Barclays' shares have fallen 5% after it announced plans to raise £5.8 billion from shareholders. City regulators said the bank needed to raise £3 billion in reserve to cover their risks.