Rothschild Chairman to Lead Barclays External Review, Sky Says

Anthony Salz, executive vice- chairman of investment bank Rothschild, will lead the independent inquiry into Barclays Plc (BARC)’s culture and practices, Sky News reported, citing people it didn’t identify.

Barclays Deputy Chairman Sir Michael Rake will supervise the inquiry, which is to establish a new code of conduct for U.K. banks, Sky News said. Barclays will announce details of the inquiry tomorrow, according to the broadcaster.

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