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Feb 07, 2013, 09:30 ET Barclays Continues To Expand Its Wealth And Investment Management Team

 Barclays announced today that it has hired 16 Investment Representatives in the Wealth and Investment Management division, in seven of its...


Feb 06, 2013, 11:00 ET Barclays Continues to Expand its Wealth and Investment Management Presence in the U.S. With the Opening of its Beverly Hills Office

Barclays announced today the opening of its office in Beverly Hills, as part of the organization's continued efforts in growing its Wealth and...


Dec 17, 2012, 11:58 ET Barclays Hires Stephen Liss and Alpa Patel as Directors to the New York and San Francisco Offices

 Barclays announces that it has hired Stephen Liss and Alpa Patel as Directors in the New York and San Francisco offices of the Wealth and...


Dec 07, 2012, 03:00 ET Composer and Behavioural Finance Expert Create 'Reality' Opera Based on Open Outcry Stock Trading Floor

 Reality TV is an old concept which we're all familiar with. However, Alexis Kirke, a leading composer at the Interdisciplinary Centre...


Nov 12, 2012, 09:08 ET Barclays Survey of High Net Worth Individuals Finds US Lags Behind Emerging Markets on Positive Views of Adversity

 While tolerance of failure is reasonably high in the US, it is considerably greater in faster-growing regions of the world, according to the...


Nov 05, 2012, 09:11 ET Barclays Continues To Expand Its Wealth And Investment Management Team

Barclays announced today that it has hired 18 Investment Representatives in the Wealth and Investment Management division, in eight of its offices...


Sep 05, 2012, 10:00 ET Edward Moldaver Joins Barclays Wealth And Investment Management Division In New York

Barclays announced today the appointment of Edward Moldaver, Managing Director, and his team to its Wealth and Investment Management...


Jun 11, 2012, 11:16 ET Barclays Report Shows 34% of High Net Worth U.S. Individuals Hold Treasure Assets for Financial Reasons; Emotional Motivations Dominate Collectibles Market

- 82% of high net worth U.S. investors hold their treasure in part for enjoyment - Precious metals are the only treasure asset that is...


May 16, 2012, 09:00 ET Barclays Expands Its Wealth And Investment Management Team In New York

 Barclays announced today that it has hired four Investment Representatives who will be based in New York in the Wealth and Investment...


Apr 16, 2012, 09:15 ET Barclays Hires John Houlihan as Regional Manager for Atlanta

 The Wealth and Investment Management division of Barclays is pleased to announce that it has hired John Houlihan as a Director and Regional...


Apr 02, 2012, 11:00 ET Barclays Hires Investment Representative Team in Los Angeles

 The Wealth and Investment Management division of Barclays is pleased to announce the hire of two Investment Representatives to its Los Angeles...


Sep 07, 2010, 02:41 ET Barclays CEO Succession - Interviews Available Now

In a video interview with online financial broadcaster www.cantos.com, John Varley confirms he is to step down as Barclays Group CEO on 31st March...


Aug 05, 2010, 03:04 ET Barclays CEO John Varley Interviewed on First Half Results 2010

UK banking group Barclays performs strongly against a backdrop of subdued economic activity helped by falling impairment charges, according to...


Feb 09, 2009, 02:52 ET Barclays - 2008 Results - Interview With CEO and Senior Manangement

In a video interview senior management from Barclays talk about the UK banking group's 2008 results. John Varley, Group Chief Executive, Chris...


Jun 30, 2008, 01:00 ET L.L.Bean Chooses Barclays to Launch New L.L.Bean Visa Card

WILMINGTON, Del. and FREEPORT, Maine, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- L.L.Bean and Barclays today announced the launch of the new L.L.Bean Visa card,...


Feb 19, 2008, 00:00 ET Barclays - Diversification Strategy Delivers Resilient Performance

LONDON, February 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In a video interview John Varley, Barclays Group CEO, talks about the Group's resilient...


Feb 07, 2008, 00:00 ET Barclays and Firstsource Announce Partnership at Colorado Springs Operations Center

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Feb. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Barclays U.S. credit card business and Firstsource Solutions Limited, a leading global provider...


Oct 24, 2007, 01:00 ET Barclays Hosts 800 Local Students in Make A Difference Day

WILMINGTON, Del., Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of its ongoing commitment to empowering its customers and communities, Barclays will host 800...


Oct 22, 2007, 01:00 ET Barclays and Miles & More Launch the Miles & More Mastercard for Lufthansa's Global U.S. Travelers

WILMINGTON, Del., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Barclays (NYSE: BCS) and Miles & More, the frequent flyer program of Lufthansa, today...


Sep 26, 2007, 01:00 ET Barclays and US Airways Launch the New US Airways Dividend Miles MasterCard BusinessCard

WILMINGTON, Del., Sept. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Barclays (NYSE: BCS) and US Airways (NYSE: LCC) today introduced the new US Airways...


Sep 20, 2007, 01:00 ET Barclays iPath(R) ETNs Attract More Than $3 Billion in Market Capitalization

NEW YORK, Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Barclays PLC announced that investments in iPath(R) Exchange Traded Notes (iPath ETNs(R)) surpassed $3...


Jun 27, 2007, 01:00 ET Frontier Airlines Extends Relationship With Barclays and Launches Small Business Credit Card Program

WILMINGTON, Del. and DENVER, June 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Frontier Airlines (Nasdaq: FRNT) today announced that it has extended its...


Apr 11, 2007, 01:00 ET Barclays Employees Plant Trees at Wilmington's East Side Charter School

WILMINGTON, Del., April 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Seventy-five employees from Barclays US credit card operation will spend the day picking up...


Nov 29, 2005, 00:00 ET Americans Vote Barclays English Premier League Best Soccer League in the World

NEW YORK, Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Barclays English Premier League fans from across the globe have united to take part in an unprecedented study....


May 21, 2001, 01:00 ET Barclays Hire Top Private Bankers For Miami Office

LONDON, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Barclays, the UK based bank, has appointed some key private banking positions within its Miami office, which...