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Barclays Reports Earnings Results for the Year 2014
Mar 3 15
Barclays reported earnings results for the year 2014. For the year, the company reported loss after tax of £174 million compared with a
net profit of £540 million the previous year.
Barclays PLC Announces Final Dividend for the Year Ended December 31, 2014, Payable on April 2, 2015
Mar 3 15
Barclays PLC announced final dividend for the year ended December 31, 2014 of 3.5 pence per share will be paid on April 2, 2015 to shareholders on the share register on March 11, 2015, resulting in a total 6.5 pence dividend per share for the year 2014. The company paid a final dividend of 3.5 pence per share for 2013. Ex-dividend date is March 10, 2015.
Barclays To Buy Assets
Mar 2 15
Barclays PLC (LSE:BARC) is looking to buy assets. Barclays launched a €326 million auction on Europe's secondary loan market as it seeks to buy assets, banking sources said. Barclays declined to comment.
Barclays plc Hires Phil Shelley as Senior Executive
Feb 27 15
Barclays Plc has hired a senior executive to work in its investment bank. The bank has appointed Phil Shelley from Goldman Sachs to the position. As managing director at Goldman Sachs, Shelley was active in IPOs.
Barclays Appoints Mark Shelton as Global General Counsel for its Investment Banking Division and Regional General Counsel for the Americas
Feb 27 15
Barclays announced the appointment of Gibson Dunn & Crutcher partner Mark Shelton as global general counsel for its investment banking division and regional general counsel for the Americas. Shelton joins the bank after just a year at Gibson Dunn, where he was co-chair of the firm's financial institutions group. He joined Gibson Dunn in 2014 from UBS, where he had been Americas general counsel and global head of investigations for over a decade. In the investment banking role Shelton replaces Judith Shepherd, who announced she was stepping down as Barclays Capital general counsel in early January (January 9, 2015). Shelton will join Barclays' senior leadership group as well as the investment bank, Americas and legal executive committees. He will report to global general counsel Bob Hoyt. The bank also announced the hire of Wunderlich Securities general counsel Kevin McKay as general counsel of its wealth and investment management division in the Americas. McKay was previously general counsel of New York broker-dealer Dominick & Dominick before its sale to Wunderlich in January.