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    1. 9 hours ago

      City Insider: PR groups fight over Barclays

      Barclays: Spin wars Two of the City’s heavyweight spin-doctors are going head to head in a battle to advise Barclays on...

    2. July 29, 2015

      Barclays’ profits put McFarlane on the spot

      Has Barclays fired its chief executive just as his strategy was starting to bear fruit? This is one of the main...

    1. July 29, 2015

      Barclays: being bold

      A share price that has beaten almost every rival over 12 months. A 25 per cent jump in first-half profits. A capital...

    2. July 29, 2015

      Barclays lacks scale to match Wall St, says chairman

      Barclays lacks the scale to compete with big US investment banks, its new executive chairman admitted as he outlined...

    3. July 20, 2015

      New bosses at Barclays and StanChart sharpen focus on costs

      The new heads of Standard Chartered and Barclays have wasted little time making their mark on the financial empires...

    4. July 17, 2015

      Mack the Knife loses shine amid Barclays’ woes

      When John McFarlane took over as Barclays chairman in May, investors were thrilled. Here was an experienced banker with...

    5. July 16, 2015

      Sir Mike Rake to stay on Barclays board until new chief is hired

      The UK financial regulator has intervened to persuade Sir Mike Rake to stay longer than expected as Barclays deputy...

    6. July 15, 2015

      Barclays rows on without Rake as the tide turns for BarCap

      Jolly ousting weather for the Henley Regatta earlier this month. John McFarlane, incoming chairman of Barclays, was...

    7. July 15, 2015

      Sir Mike Rake to step down as Barclays deputy chairman

      Sir Mike Rake is to step down as deputy chairman of Barclays this year to become chairman of Worldpay, the payments...

    8. July 14, 2015

      FirstGroup: running to stand still

      John McFarlane has made an impact at Barclays. But one of the companies he previously chaired, transport operator...

    9. July 12, 2015

      Barclays considers acquisition to help split off retail arm

      Barclays is considering an acquisition as the quickest way to gain the extra licence it needs to hive off its retail...

    10. July 12, 2015

      ‘Wrong skillset’ excuse masks a coup at the top of Barclays

      In the official statement from Barclays last week announcing the sacking of Antony Jenkins as CEO, three little words...

    11. July 10, 2015

      Mack the Knife steps in to call the tune at Barclays

      Among the dinosaur skeletons of London’s Natural History Museum at this week’s Euromoney awards, one of the main topics...

    12. July 10, 2015

      City Insider: Lord Grabiner joins Goldman

      Lord Grabiner: New instruction Lord Anthony Grabiner has joined Goldman Sachs International as a non-exec. The bluff...

    13. July 9, 2015

      Barclays sets out plans to ‘unleash revenue growth’

      Barclays is ramping up its lending to mortgage and credit card customers and investing more in its investment banking...

    14. July 8, 2015

      Ejection of St Antony puts Barclays on the path to righteousness

      It was pretty clear months ago that St Antony of Barclays was not long for this corporate world but the speed of the...

    15. July 8, 2015

      Knives come out after Jenkins outstays welcome

      The build-up to last month’s Barclays annual off-site board meeting at a country hotel just outside Bath was more...

    16. July 8, 2015

      Understated approach of Jenkins failed to win Barclays board over

      Antony Jenkins has faced an uphill struggle almost from the moment he took over as chief executive of Barclays three...

    17. July 8, 2015

      ‘Mac the knife’ quick to make mark at Barclays with CEO ousting

      Barclays clearly felt a bit left out. With the boards of three other big European banks — Deutsche Bank, Credit Suisse...

    18. July 8, 2015

      Barclays: ain’t Antony

      He was the man for the moment. Think back to summer 2012. Barclays was in turmoil, its decision to become the first...

    19. FT Alphaville

      July 8, 2015

      FT Opening Quote - Mac the Knife axes Barclays chief

      Mac the Knife has struck again with the axing of Barclays’ boss, and it’s the first true blue Budget in 20 years. FT...

    20. July 8, 2015

      Barclays fires Jenkins after clash over investment banking unit

      Barclays fired Antony Jenkins as its chief executive on Wednesday after he had a row with the head of its investment...

    21. FT Alphaville

      July 8, 2015

      Jenkins, ex-Barc

      Out… Barclays PLC and Barclays Bank PLC (Barclays) announce the departure of Antony Jenkins as Chief Executive and the...

    22. June 22, 2015

      Barclays’ investment bank faces board scrutiny

      Barclays’ underperforming investment bank will be in the spotlight this week as its head makes a critical board...

    23. April 29, 2015

      Barclays turnround at a pivotal point

      Is Barclays about to break free after years of being weighed down by litigation and restructuring costs to finally...

    24. April 23, 2015

      Barclays: new chairman, old tricks

      Lather, rinse, repeat. It looks as if John McFarlane, who became chairman of Barclays on Thursday, will repeat many of...

    25. April 23, 2015

      Shareholders vote in favour of Barclays’ pay policies

      Nearly all of Barclays’ shareholders have voted in support of its pay package despite disgruntled investors airing...

    26. April 23, 2015

      New chairman John McFarlane’s 5 priorities for Barclays

      Barclays’ new chairman John McFarlane will quickly stamp his authority on the bank by writing to shareholders on...

    27. March 12, 2015

      City Insider: Worshipful bankers receive the Welby effect

      Worshipful bankers: The Welby effect To the Guildhall, for the Worshipful Company of International Bankers’ banquet on...

    28. March 11, 2015

      FirstGroup selects Wolfhart Hauser to take on chairman’s mantle

      FirstGroup has lined up a new chairman to replace John McFarlane who leaves for Barclays in May. In the driving seat...

    29. January 13, 2015

      Norwegian wealth fund bolsters Aviva bid

      The world’s largest sovereign wealth fund has thrown its weight behind Aviva’s planned acquisition of Friends Life,...

    30. January 9, 2015

      Barclays’ senior lawyer Judith Shepherd to leave

      One of Barclays’ most senior lawyers, who has been questioned as part of a criminal probe into its dealings with Qatar...

    31. November 24, 2014

      Mark Wilson kept AIA afloat through financial crisis

      Aviva turned to Mark Wilson in 2012 after the removal of chief executive Andrew Moss amid an investor revolt over the...

    32. October 30, 2014

      Aviva brushes aside collapse in annuity sales

      Aviva has brushed aside a collapse in annuity sales caused by the UK government’s overhaul of the pensions system as...

    33. September 24, 2014

      Stakes are high for Barclays and SFO over Qatar investors probe

      The reputations of both Barclays and the Serious Fraud Office have taken hits over the past few years. The two are...

    34. September 22, 2014

      Barclays faces record £38m fine over client money safeguards

      Barclays is set to be fined close to £38m for failing to keep clients’ money separate from its own three years after...

    35. September 19, 2014

      Weir’s Cochrane leads No charge

      Magnet for the Noes: Keith Cochrane It’s hardly been a triumph of organisation. But Britain’s business community did...

    36. September 12, 2014

      Veteran untainted by banking crisis

      Barclays’ management shift For evidence of how hard it is to find people to run a big bank nowadays look no further...

    37. FT Alphaville

      September 12, 2014

      The (early) Lunch Wrap

      Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Known unknowns in the Scottish referendum polls: The spread between the yes and...

    38. September 12, 2014

      Barclays shares rise as new chair appointed

      Investors in UK blue-chip stocks got two chairmanship changes for the price of one on Friday. Barclays shares gained 1...

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