May 22, 2018 7:43 PM ET


Company Overview of Barclays Bank PLC

Company Overview

Barclays Bank PLC, together with its subsidiaries, provides financial products and services to individuals, corporates, and businesses in the United Kingdom, other European countries, the Americas, Africa, the Middle East, and the Asia Pacific. It offers retail banking, credit cards, wholesale banking, investment banking, wealth management, and investment management services. The company was formerly known as Barclays Bank International Limited and changed its name to Barclays Bank PLC in January 1985. The company was founded in 1925 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom. Barclays Bank PLC is a subsidiary of Barclays PLC.

1 Churchill Place

London,  E14 5HP

United Kingdom

Founded in 1925

79,900 Employees

Key Executives for Barclays Bank PLC

Group CEO & Director
Age: 61
President & CEO of Barclays International
Group Finance Director
Age: 48
Group Chief Operating Officer
Age: 53
Chief Executive of Barclays Africa
Age: 58
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Barclays Bank PLC Key Developments

Barclays Multi-Manager Fund plc Appoints Barclays Investment Solutions Limited as New Investment Manager in Place of Barclays Bank plc

The Board of Directors of Barclays Multi-Manager Fund plc (The "company") announced that Barclays Bank plc ("the Investment Manager") has been replaced by Barclays Investment Solutions Limited (the "New Investment Manager"). The change of investment manager took effect on 1 April 2018, pursuant to the execution of an amendment and restatement investment management agreement (the "Agreement") between the company, the Investment Manager and the New Investment Manager.

Barclays Bank plc Announces Board Changes, Effective on or About 1 April 2018

Under the UK's ring-fencing legislation, Barclays PLC is required to create a new bank, Barclays Bank UK PLC, and to transfer to it the UK retail and small business operations of Barclays Bank PLC, currently the entity through which the group's principal activities are carried on. The following key board changes are proposed to take effect on or about 1 April 2018: Sir Gerry Grimstone, who is currently Deputy Chairman and Senior Independent Director of Barclays PLC and Barclays Bank PLC, will move instead to become Chairman of Barclays Bank PLC. He will remain a non-executive director of Barclays PLC. All Barclays PLC directors other than Sir Gerry and Jes Staley will retire from the board of Barclays Bank PLC and a new Barclays Bank PLC board, including the current directors serving on the Barclays International Divisional Board, will be formally constituted, under Sir Gerry's leadership.

Barclaycard International Presents at FinovateEurope, Mar-09-2018 11:15 AM

Barclaycard International Presents at FinovateEurope, Mar-09-2018 11:15 AM. Venue: London, United Kingdom. Speakers: Nick Kerrigan, Managing Director, Future Payments.

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