Barclays chairman resigns over rate rigging scandal

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Báo Thanh Niên English 30 month(s) ago 2 related news

Barclays chairman Marcus Agius resigned on Monday, paying the price for the "devastating" damage to the bank caused by the rigging of key global interest rates which has sullied London's image as a financial centre.

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Barclays chairman resigns over rate rigging scandal

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 30 month(s) ago

Barclays chairman resigns over rate rigging scandal

Barclays chairman Marcus Agius resigned on Monday, saying suspected manipulation of inter-bank lending rates by staff had "dealt a devastating blow" to the reputation of the British banking giant.

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Barclays, HSBC, RBS rocked by fresh mis-selling scandal

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Báo Đầu Tư English 30 month(s) ago

Barclays, HSBC, RBS rocked by fresh mis-selling scandal

Britain's financial regulator on Friday said it had ordered the country's major banks, including HSBC and Barclays, to compensate businesses for "serious failings" over the sale of complex products.

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Barclays fined $452 mln in rate manipulation probe

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Báo Thanh Niên English 30 month(s) ago

Barclays fined $452 mln in rate manipulation probe

The Barclays bank logo is pictured in central London in January.

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Barclays releases Pingit mobile payments app, we go hands on

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Báo Đầu Tư English 35 month(s) ago

Barclays releases Pingit mobile payments app, we go hands on

Barclays Bank has unleashed Pingit, an iOS, Android and BlackBerry app that lets you send up to £300 ($470) each day to family, friends or technically-aware muggers.

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Barclays profits jump in quarter three

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Báo Đầu Tư English 38 month(s) ago

Barclays profits jump in quarter three

Barclays bank said Monday that the group's pre-tax profits soared to £2.42 billion (2.76 billion euros, $3.87 billion) in the third quarter as it slashed its exposure to eurozone debt.

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Lehman loses bid to get $500 mn from Barclays

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Báo Đầu Tư English 40 month(s) ago

Lehman loses bid to get $500 mn from Barclays

A US judge rejected a request Wednesday from the administrators of failed investment banking giant Lehman Brothers to recoup $500 million from British bank Barclays it says was for employee bonuses.

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VN is next sourcing destination, says Barclays Capital

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Báo điện tử CP English 41 month(s) ago

VN is next sourcing destination, says Barclays Capital

VGP - Retailers and suppliers are increasingly looking towards Việt Nam as a sourcing destination, according to Barclays Capital, a global British investment bank.

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Barclays profits slide 38 pc, flags job cuts

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Báo Đầu Tư English 42 month(s) ago

Barclays profits slide 38 pc, flags job cuts

Banking group Barclays said Tuesday that interim net profit slid 38 per cent and warned it could axe some 3,000 jobs this year as it slashes costs in a "lacklustre" global economic environment.

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Barclays bank sets up £1.0 bln compensation fund

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Báo Đầu Tư English 45 month(s) ago

Barclays bank sets up £1.0 bln compensation fund

Barclays is to set aside £1.0 billion (1.14 billion euros, $1.64 billion) to compensate clients who were mis-sold payment protection insurance, the British bank said on Monday.

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Barclays bank buys Egg credit card division from Citigroup

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SaiGon GP English 47 month(s) ago

LONDON, March 1, 2011 (AFP) - British bank Barclays said Tuesday that it has agreed to buy the Egg credit card division from US banking giant Citigroup for an undisclosed amount.

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Barclays bank says profits flat in first nine months of 2010

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Báo Đầu Tư English 51 month(s) ago

British bank Barclays said on Tuesday that net profits stood at 2.48 billion pounds (2.88 billion euros, $3.99 billion) in the first nine months of 2010, almost unchanged from last year's figure.

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Barclays Capital sees bright prospects aheadBarclays Capital sees bright prospects ahead

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Báo Đầu Tư English 54 month(s) ago

Barclays Capital sees bright prospects aheadBarclays Capital sees bright prospects ahead

Sir David Wright, vice chairman of Barclays Capital, talked to VIR's Kim Chi about the local economy’s outlook, and Vietnamese companies prospects for raising capital in international markets.

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Barclays extend Premier League sponsorship

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 65 month(s) ago

Barclays have renewed their title sponsorship of the Premier League for a further three years until 2012/13 in a deal worth 82.25 million pounds (US$134.9 million), the Premier League said on Friday.

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Barclays bank sets up £1.0 bln compensation fund

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SaiGon GP English 45 month(s) ago

Barclays bank sets up £1.0 bln compensation fund

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LONDON (AFP) – Barclays is to set aside £1.0 billion (1.14 billion euros, $1.64 billion) to compensate clients who were mis-sold payment protection insurance, the British bank said on Monday.

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