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Barclays reported on Thursday a doubling of third-quarter profits, beating market expectations, as it followed Wall Street rivals in reaping bumper in(...)

Barclays’ results in the second quarter were ahead of forecasts. Shares in the bank rose more than 4 per cent in early trading. Photograph: iStock

Barclays’ investment bankers brought in a record haul as the booming deals market extended through the second quarter, offsetting muted earnings in th(...)

James “Jes” Staley: is a Wall Street veteran, having spent more than 30 years at JP Morgan Chase. Photograph: Bloomberg

When Bob Diamond resigned from Barclays in the wake of the Libor-rigging scandal three years ago, a deep gloom descended over the group’s investment b(...)

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(...)

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(...)

The Barclays Bank eagle logo:  The lender has reduced assets by about £20 billion so far. Photograph: Alastair Grant

Barclays, Britain’s second-biggest bank, is preparing to step up its asset reduction target and said it’s being probed by regulators investigating the(...)

Barclays chief financial officer Chris Lucas will resign on August 16th, citing health reasons. Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

British bank Barclays said chief financial officer Chris Lucas will resign for health reasons at the end of this week, six months earlier than planned(...)