The move could help people with addictions and lessen the risk of fraud for some vulnerable customers, Barclays said.Read the full story ›
Regulators found Jes Staley in breach of the requirement to ‘act with due skill, care and diligence’.Read the full story ›
Banking giant Barclays has posted a 10% rise in annual pre-tax profits to £3.54 billion, up from £3.23 billion in 2016Read the full story ›
The SFO last year charged the parent company with one offence of "unlawful financial assistance" in relation to the 2008 loan.Read the full story ›
Barclays has earmarked an additional £700 million to meet payment protection insurance (PPI) compensation claims, it has been announced.Read the full story ›
The financial watchdog has mounted an investigation following Mr Staley's attempts to identify a whistleblower.Read the full story ›
ATM machines were affected, while people also reported problems using cards in shops.Read the full story ›
Barclays has reported a 182% increase in annual pre-tax profits to £3.23 billion, up from £1.15 billion in 2015.
The banking giant's boss, Jes Staley said Barclays is "just months away" from completing an overhaul as he unveiled the surge in annual profits.
The bank also reported a four per cent rise in underlying pre-tax profits to £6.4 billion for its core business - Barclays UK and Barclays International.
Mr Staley, who has been selling down and offloading unwanted businesses to focus on US and UK operations, said the group had "accomplished a lot in a year".
He added: "We are now just months away from completing the restructuring of Barclays, and I am more optimistic than ever for our prospects in 2017, and beyond."
The chairman admitted that "we were all wrong" about the resilience of the economy.Read the full story ›
All affected customers have now been refunded, according to a statement form the bank.Read the full story ›