Barclays's Lucas to Retire Amid FSA Probe

Feb. 4 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Ryan Chilcote reports that Barclays Plc said Finance Director Chris Lucas, who is under investigation by the U.K.’s Financial Services Authority, will retire as soon as a successor is named. General Counsel Mark Harding will also retire. Barclays says there is no link between the retirements and the ongoing probe. He speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown."

OECD's Mann on European Banks, Bonds, and Growth
46:56 - Catherine Mann, chief economist at OECD, and Andrew Sheets, chief cross-asset strategist at Morgan Stanley, discuss the European banking industry, bond market dysfunction, trade, and the organization's outlook for global economic growth. They speak on 'Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
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