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    1. July 29, 2016

      Barclays shares rally after profits drop less than expected

      Barclays shares rallied after the bank announced a one-third drop in net profits that still beat expectations, thanks...

    2. Fast FT

      July 29, 2016

      Barclays' quarterly profits drop by a third but beat expectations

      Barclays has announced a one-third drop in quarterly net profits that beat expectations thanks to strong growth in its...

    1. Fast FT

      June 30, 2016

      Brexit vote has been 'serious economic shock' - John McFarlane

      Senior British banker John McFarlane has warned that the vote to leave the EU has been a “serious geopolitical and...

    2. June 26, 2016

      FT City Network: What next for Britain after Brexit vote?

      From 6am on Friday, members of the FT City Network began emailing their responses to the Brexit vote in a snap debate...

    3. April 5, 2016

      Cummings to take helm as Investment Association chief

      The UK’s Investment Association has chosen City lobbyist Chris Cummings as its new chief executive, six months after...

    4. March 4, 2016

      Bankers’ grumbles over fines spark backlash

      If City of London bankers thought they had entered a new political climate of understanding towards their industry,...

    5. March 1, 2016

      Disposal of Africa business creates ‘clear vision’ for Barclays

      When Barclays chairman John McFarlane was asked last year if he would sell its large African business, he dismissed the...

    6. February 28, 2016

      Barclays awaits captain Staley’s orders to escape storm

      Since the financial hurricane of 2008, Barclays has been battered by a succession of problems. Under four different...

    7. Fast FT

      February 9, 2016

      Barclays poaches JPMorgan's Compton for COO role

      Barclays chief executive Jes Staley, a former senior banker at JPMorgan Chase, has poached yet another executive from...

    8. Fast FT

      February 9, 2016

      Barclays poaches JPMorgan's Moulds for COO role

      Barclays chief executive Jes Staley, a former senior banker at JPMorgan Chase, has poached yet another executive from...

    9. Fast FT

      January 22, 2016

      Barclays hopes for $500m for Asia wealth unit

      Barclays’ retreat from Asia is set to gather pace after it hired Lazard to advise on the planned sale of its wealth...

    10. January 22, 2016

      City Insider: Davos sees brave face put on torrid outlook

      Davos 2016: Burning ambitions Rome burns all around them but, at the Belvedere Hotel, the Bavarian band plays on. This...

    11. December 21, 2015

      The long wait for a banker who is statesmanlike

      The recently appointed chief of Deutsche Bank says he would willingly work hard even if he happened to be paid less....

    12. November 13, 2015

      City Insider: ICAP sells brokers — but hangs on to Bordeaux

      Michael Spencer: Small sacrifice A longstanding City rivalry was buried at 6.30am on Wednesday when ICAP signed a deal...

    13. November 11, 2015

      Policymakers urged to repair regulatory damage and promote City

      George Osborne and Mark Carney should team up with senior figures in finance to promote the City of London and avert...

    14. November 9, 2015

      Barclays names Sir Gerry Grimstone as deputy chairman

      Barclays has continued to shake up its board with the appointment of Sir Gerry Grimstone as deputy chairman and senior...

    15. November 1, 2015

      Barclays boss needs to ditch his inexcusable focus on value

      Within an hour of Jes Staley being confirmed as the head of Barclays he had fired off a 600-word email to his 132,000...

    16. October 29, 2015

      Barclays profits drop as it abandons cost-cutting targets

      Barclays’ incoming chief executive Jes Staley will take charge of a bank on the back foot after it abandoned return on...

    17. October 22, 2015

      Barclays chairman attacks banking’s bonus culture

      The chairman of Barclays has attacked the bonus system for investment bankers, arguing it encourages people to “cut...

    18. October 16, 2015

      Barclays: Captain credible

      They are not exactly etched in stone. But for now at least the buzzwords of Barclays’ three-year cultural reinvention...

    19. October 13, 2015

      Investors sense return to bullish ethos as Barclays picks Jes Staley as head

      Barclays’ choice of a veteran American investment banker as its next chief executive prompted investors and politicians...

    20. FT Alphaville

      October 13, 2015

      FT Opening Quote - AB, SABMiller clink glasses on deal

      AB InBev and SABMiller have finally settled their differences on valuation and former JP Morgan investment banker Jes...

    21. October 13, 2015

      Staley to face challenges at Barclays

      John McFarlane, the new chairman of Barclays, lamented this week in an interview with the Financial Times that the game...

    22. October 11, 2015

      Barclays chief says EU banking champion needed to compete with US

      The chairman of Barclays has said European investment banks should consider merging to create a regional champion to...

    23. October 9, 2015

      Barclays approaches Sir Gerry Grimstone over senior role

      Barclays is planning to swap City grandees on its board and has approached Sir Gerry Grimstone to replace Sir Mike Rake...

    24. August 3, 2015

      Europe’s banks need coherent business mix

      They were tentative, and they were so quiet as to be barely audible. But there were clear sighs of relief from the...

    25. August 2, 2015

      Barclays and Britain wave goodbye to the big time

      The final curtain is about to come down on one of the City’s of London’s longest running shows. Ever since Big Bang in...

    26. August 2, 2015

      No end in sight to the clichéd metaphor of the corporate journey

      In my first job that did not involve beer or sliced ham, I worked in the corporate affairs department of a...

    27. July 31, 2015

      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...

    28. 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...

    29. 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...

    30. 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...

    31. 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...

    32. 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...

    33. 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...

    34. 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...

    35. 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...

    36. 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...

    37. 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...

    38. 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...

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