Barclays chairman Sir David Walker told shareholders at the bank's annual general meeting that staff had to be given higher bonuses in order to stop them leaving, but his speech was met with calls to "sack" the remuneration committee.
Barclays chairman tells shareholders bonuses had to rise as resignation rates at investment bank doubled. "Genuine threat" to business.
"We're paying for Manchester United, we're getting Colchester Utd" - another Barclays shareholder stick boot in over level of bonuses.
Warm applause for shareholder who says "I think the remuneration committee should be sacked".
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