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Barclays

Barclays logoBarclays PLC is a global financial services company engaged in retail banking, credit cards, corporate and investment banking and wealth management with an extensive international presence in Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia. Barclays operates in over 50 countries and employs nearly 139,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.

Barclays Bank PLC operates in three business segments: Global Retail Banking, Corporate & Investment Banking and Wealth Management.

Total assets: GBP 1,133 billion (as of December 31, 2018).
Net profit: GBP 1,297 million (2013), GBP 845 million (2014), GBP 623 million (2015), GBP 1,394 million (2018).
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Headquarter London, UK
Key People John McFarlane (Chairman), James Staley (Group CEO)
Company Type Public (LSE: BARC, NYSE: BCS)
Head Office 1 Churchill Place, London, ENG E14 5HP
Phone +44 (0) 20 7116 1000
Fax +44 (0) 20 7116 7665
Official Site www.barclays.com Website
SWIFT Code BARCGB21
Founded 1690
ID: 219. Updated: 22.02.2019

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Press Releases
22.02.2019 | Barclays PLC posted attributable profit of £1,394 million in 2018, versus a loss of £1,922 million in the previous year. The company will pay a final dividend of 6.5 pence per share.
08.07.2015 | Barclays PLC and Barclays Bank PLC (Barclays) announce the departure of Antony Jenkins as Chief Executive and the appointment of John McFarlane as Executive Chairman pending the appointment of a new Chief Executive.
09.10.2012 | Barclays Bank PLC announces that it has agreed to acquire the deposits, mortgages and business assets of ING Direct UK. More
27.04.2011 | Barclays PLC reports first quarter 2011 net profit of £1.01 billion (approx. US$ 1.67 billion), compared to £1.07 billion in the first quarter 2010 (down 5.94%).
15.02.2011 | Barclays PLC reports full-year 2010 net profit of £4.6 billion (approx. $7.1 billion) compared with net profit of £3.5 billion in 2009 (up 30%).
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