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(...)

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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

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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(...)

The City of London: in the early 1980s, investment banking had not yet adopted the football model. If you were a Warburg man you didn’t become a Schroders man just because it was prepared to pay a bit more. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg.

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 Barclays shareholders arriving for the AGM at the Royal Festival Hall in London today are ghreeted by protesters. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

First quarter profit at British bank Barclays fell after its investment bank suffered a “significant” drop in revenue from its fixed income op(...)

Google shares on Wall Street were down 3.4 per cent at $544.36 today. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Global equity markets rose slightly, boosted by data indicating strength in the US economy and by upbeat results from some major US companies, (...)

Chief executive Antony Jenkins was given shares valued at £3.82 million. Photo: Bloomberg

Barclays, the UK’s second-largest bank by assets, paid 12 senior executives about £31.8 million (€38 million)in bonuses as it prepares to elim(...)