JP Morgan Chase: one of the top five US banks that are moving ahead of their European rivals in global investment banking. Photograph: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images

US banks are moving ahead of their European rivals in global investment banking, taking advantage of strategic upheavals and concerns over capital to (...)

Barclays’ new executive chairman sought to stamp his mark on the bank on Wednesday by accelerating the sale of assets and cost cutting, after the grou(...)

Missing skillset: Antony Jenkins, the former chief executive of Barclays. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

In the official statement from Barclays last week announcing the sacking of Antony Jenkins as CEO, three little words stood out. At first I did not no(...)

Barclays may not pick its next chief executive until early next year, potentially leaving new Chairman John McFarlane in charge for at least eight mon(...)

British lender Barclays surprised markets on Wednesday by announcing the departure of its chief executive Antony Jenkins. Photo: PA Wire

British lender Barclays surprised markets on Wednesday by announcing a search for a new chief executive in an attempt to accelerate strategic change a(...)

Barclays Bank, Britain’s second-biggest lender by assets, closed at 261.40 pence on Tuesday, down 0.9 per cent on the day. Picture: PA.

Barclays Bank posted first-quarter profits even as it set aside an additional £800 million-pound ($1.2 billion) provision toward settling allegation(...)

The 2015 inflation basket owes more than a little to the influence of the hipster – in come craft beer, ecigarettes, headphones and music subscription services such as Spotify.

Hipsters may have been declared passé by the trend-spotters but their influence is going mainstream thanks to the team of government number crunche(...)

Barclays’  chief executive  Antony Jenkins: “We have made very good progress. The bonus is recognition of that and I decided to accept it on this occasion.” Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

In the City, it’s known as “the L’Oréal moment” – when a boss decides to take the bonus his board has offered “because I’m worth it”.Barclays boss Ant(...)

Barclays said on Tuesday it made a 2014 adjusted pretax profit of £5.5 billion, up from a restated £4.9 billion in 2013 and above the average analyst forecast of £5.3 billion. (Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire)

Barclays Bank has set aside an extra £750 million for potential fines arising from allegations of manipulation in the foreign exchange market as the B(...)

Barclays, the UK’s second biggest bank by assets, said third-quarter profit unexpectedly rose. Photo: Bloomberg

Barclays, the UK’s second biggest bank by assets, said third-quarter profit unexpectedly rose, as it set aside £500 million to cover the cost of set(...)