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United Kingdom (GB)

OpenCorporation rating: 54.93 on 100

Ranking 2021: 157 on 586 companies

Primary NACE classification:
Activities of holding companies (6420)

Company description

This company is holding firm for a group that provides a wide range of financial services in the United Kingdom and worldwide. Its registered head office is located in London, United Kingdom. The company was founded in 1690. It was formerly known as Barclay & Company Limited.The company is a leading global financial services provider, operating in Europe, the United States, the Middle East, Latin America, Australia, Asia and Africa. Listed on the London, New York and Tokyo Stock Exchanges, it operates through its flagship subsidiary, Barclays Bank, which is one of the largest retail banks in Europe, providing banking, investment banking, and asset management services for more than 27 million customers and clients globally. It maintains a large global presence across Europe, the United States, Africa and Asia. In the United States, Barclays Bank maintains significant operations in two businesses: Barclays Capital, one of the world's fastest growing investment banks; and Barclays Global Investors, the largest money manager in the United States.

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Latest news about barclays plc

5 November 2021 - 14:50

Extinction Rebellion accuses Barclays of talking green, acting dirty

2 November 2021 - 07:21

Barclays, si dimette l’amministratore delegato dopo le indagini dell’ente di regolamentazione finanziaria inglese sui rapporti con Epstein

7 September 2021 - 07:41

European banks storing €20bn a year in tax havens

Barclays and HSBC among banks booking money equivalent to 14% of annual profits in offshore entities

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