Barclays Bank

 
Reserve Bank, Absa slam protector
Reserve Bank, Absa slam protector
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane did significant damage to the economy with an investigation “conducted in a grossly incompetent and...
US plea bargain shows how forex fixes were rigged in SA
US plea bargain shows how forex fixes were rigged in SA
In a chat room in 2010, a Barclays foreign exchange trader explicitly discussed with a JP Morgan trader co-ordinating the prices offered for...
Motsepe eyes Barclays Africa stake
Motsepe eyes Barclays Africa stake
Billionaire businessperson Patrice Motsepe has moved a step closer to buying a significant stake in Barclays Africa as part of his ambitious plan to...
Barclays Africa ripe for the picking
Barclays Africa ripe for the picking
It’s not often that a controlling stake in a high-quality bank comes on to the market, but hard times have hit the global banking sector and are...
Zimbabwe’s banks suffer as cash dries up
Zimbabwe’s banks suffer as cash dries up
Zimbabwean banks are showing signs of strife, and the news of Barclays selling down its share in Barclays Africa is exacerbating the situation.
Barclays to sell Africa operations
Barclays to sell Africa operations
South Africa could be facing a massive disinvestment with global banking giant Barclays putting its Africa operations up for sale.
Bob Diamond's Atlas Mara buys bank in 1st Africa purchase
Bob Diamond's Atlas Mara buys bank in 1st Africa purchase
Robert Diamond's Atlas Mara Co-Nvest agreed to buy ABC Holdings and ADC African Development Corporation for as much as $265-million in the...
Barclays South Africa profit climbs 20% as credit impairments drop
Barclays South Africa profit climbs 20% as credit impairments drop
Barclays Plc's South African unit said full-year profit climbed 20% after the Johannesburg- based bank set aside less money to cover bad...
Barclays Bank of Kenya full-year profit declines on bad loans
Barclays Bank of Kenya full-year profit declines on bad loans
Barclays Bank of Kenya, the nation's fourth-biggest lender by market value, said full-year profit declined 13% on bad-debt provisions and a...
Barclays Africa claws back at market share with mobile apps and iPads
Barclays Africa claws back at market share with mobile apps and iPads
Barclays Plc’s African unit is equipping tellers with iPads and offering customers mobile apps as the bank tries to win back market share by...
Singapore puts the squeeze on interest-rate profligates
Singapore puts the squeeze on interest-rate profligates
Financial regulators in Singapore have found that 133 traders in 20 banks attempted to manipulate interest rate and foreign exchange benchmarks,...

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