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Jun 13, 2014, 11:54 ET

Barclays PLC And Barclays Bank PLC Offer To Exchange Existing T1 Securities For New AT1 Securities: Results Announcement

On 15 May 2014, Barclays PLC ("Barclays") and Barclays Bank PLC ("Barclays Bank", and together with Barclays, the "Offerors") launched invitations...

May 15, 2014, 11:44 ET

Barclays PLC and Barclays Bank PLC Announce Offers to Exchange Existing T1 Securities for New AT1 Securities

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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, 16:05 ET
Online survey conducted within the U.S. by Harris Interactive on behalf of Barclays US.  (PRNewsFoto/Barclays US)

Barclays Surpasses $1 Billion In Deposits For Its Online Savings Accounts And CDs, And Is Named A 2012 'Best Bank' By Money Magazine

Barclays Bank announced that it has surpassed $1 billion in deposits for its new, high-yield online savings account and certificate of deposit (CD)...

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...

Feb 09, 2012, 09:00 ET

Barclays Wealth Hires Three Investment Representatives in Chicago

Barclays Wealth, a leading global wealth manager by assets under management, is pleased to announce the appointment of three Investment...

Jan 18, 2012, 09:00 ET

Barclays Wealth Trustees (U.S.), N.A. Names David Chambers as President

 Barclays Wealth Trustees (U.S.), N.A., a Delaware-based national trust company, is pleased to announce that it has named David...

Dec 15, 2011, 09:00 ET

Barclays Wealth Hires Five Investment Representatives in New York: Jack Broderick and William Belleville as Managing Directors

Barclays Wealth, a leading global wealth manager by assets under management, is pleased to announce the appointment of five Investment...

Dec 13, 2011, 13:07 ET

Barclays Wealth Appoints Joseph Danowsky as Americas Head of Solutions

Barclays Wealth, a leading global wealth manager by assets under management, is pleased to announce that it has hired Joseph Danowsky as a Managing...

Nov 14, 2011, 07:00 ET

23% of U.S. Wealthy Do Not Trust Next Generation to Safeguard Wealth, New Report Reveals

When it comes to passing on wealth, nearly one-quarter (23%) of U.S.-based high net worth individuals do not trust their children or stepchildren...

Oct 28, 2011, 08:00 ET

Barclays Wealth Continues Americas Expansion with Six Investment Representative Hires

Barclays Wealth, a leading global wealth manager by assets under management, is pleased to announce the addition of six Investment Representatives...