Barclays share price falls by 5%

Barclays' share price fell by 5% today as the bank announced plans to raise £5.8 billion in rights issue to boost capital.

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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.