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Barclays PLC (BARC.L)

BARC.L on London Stock Exchange

198.95GBp
12 Dec 2017
Change (% chg)

0.35 (+0.18%)
Prev Close
198.60
Open
199.05
Day's High
199.55
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197.55
Volume
7,880,281
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46,294,257
52-wk High
244.40
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177.30

Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Barclays Bank Updates on Proposed Structural Changes to Barclays Group Due To Ring-Fencing​‍
Friday, 8 Dec 2017 

Dec 8 (Reuters) - Barclays Plc ::BARCLAYS BANK PLC [RIC:RIC:BARCR.UL] - ‍PROPOSED CHANGES TO STRUCTURE OF BARCLAYS GROUP DUE TO RING-FENCING​‍.TWO ENTITIES WILL OPERATE ALONGSIDE, BUT INDEPENDENTLY FROM, ONE ANOTHER AS PART OF BARCLAYS GROUP UNDER BARCLAYS PLC​.‍INTENDS TO SATISFY REQUIREMENT BY SETTING UP A RING-FENCED BANK, BARCLAYS BANK UK PLC, WHICH WILL BE SEPARATE FROM BARCLAYS BANK PLC.EXPECTS TO IMPLEMENT RESTRUCTURING, ESTABLISH RING-FENCED BANK IN APRIL, AHEAD OF JAN 1 LEGISLATIVE DEADLINE FOR IMPLEMENTATION OF RING-FENCING​.‍HEARING IS SCHEDULED IN NOVEMBER 2017 FOR COURT TO INITIATE PROCESS TO CONSIDER AND APPROVE SCHEME​.‍SECURED FUNDING PROGRAMMES ​OF BARCLAYS BANK WHICH RELATE TO ASSETS TRANSFERRING TO RING-FENCED BANK WILL TRANSFER TO BARCLAYS BANK UK.‍FINAL COMPOSITION OF ASSETS,LIABILITIES WHICH ARE TO REMAIN IN BARCLAYS BANK MAY DIFFER FROM BARCLAYS' CURRENT EXPECTATIONS​.‍FOLLOWING TRANSFERS OF ASSETS & LIABILITIES TO BARCLAYS BANK UK, BARCLAYS BANK WILL DISTRIBUTE TO BARCLAYS EQUITY OWNERSHIP OF BARCLAYS BANK UK​.  Full Article

Barclays To Cut Stake In Barclays Africa To 14.9 Pct
Friday, 1 Dec 2017 

Dec 1 (Reuters) - Barclays Plc ::‍REDUCTION OF BARCLAYS' SHAREHOLDING IN BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED​.‍TOTAL SHAREHOLDING IN BAGL FOR REGULATORY REPORTING PURPOSES WILL REDUCE FROM 21.9% TO 14.9%​.‍SETTLEMENT OF TRANSFER IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR ON 5 DECEMBER 2017​.  Full Article

Barclays Plc Names ‍Mike Turner As A Non-Executive Director ​
Thursday, 30 Nov 2017 

Nov 30 (Reuters) - Barclays Plc ::‍MIKE TURNER HAS BEEN APPOINTED AS A NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF BARCLAYS; TURNER WILL TAKE UP HIS APPOINTMENT ON 1 JANUARY 2018​.  Full Article

Barclays Comments On Bank Of England Stress Test ​
Tuesday, 28 Nov 2017 

Nov 28 (Reuters) - Barclays Plc ::BARCLAYS - MINIMUM STRESSED CET1 RATIO OVER PERIOD 2017-21 WAS 7.4%, WHICH EXCEEDED STRESS TEST HURDLE RATE OF 6.8%​.BARCLAYS PLC - ‍MINIMUM STRESSED CET1 RATIO OCCURRED IN 2018 OF TEST PERIOD, AND WAS BELOW SYSTEMIC REFERENCE POINT FOR THAT YEAR OF 7.9%​.BARCLAYS PLC - WAS NOT ASKED TO SUBMIT A REVISED CAPITAL PLAN BY BOE IN LIGHT OF STEPS ALREADY TAKEN DURING 2017 TO STRENGTHEN ITS CAPITAL POSITION​.  Full Article

Barclays Plc announces proposed changes to group structure
Thursday, 26 Oct 2017 

Oct 26 (Reuters) - BARCLAYS PLC ::‍PROPOSED CHANGES TO STRUCTURE OF BARCLAYS GROUP DUE TO RING-FENCING​.‍TO SATISFY REQUIREMENT BY SETTING UP RING-FENCED BANK, BARCLAYS BANK UK PLC, SEPARATE FROM BARCLAYS BANK PLC​.TWO ENTITIES WILL OPERATE ALONGSIDE, BUT INDEPENDENTLY FROM, ONE ANOTHER AS PART OF BARCLAYS GROUP UNDER BARCLAYS PLC​.  Full Article

Barclays CEO says no need to shift jobs out of Britain on Brexit
Wednesday, 10 May 2017 

May 10 (Reuters) - Barclays Plc :Chairman says can see time coming when we will have capital strength and earnings performance to raise dividend.Ceo staley says i made a mistake in becoming involved in an issue which i should have left to business to deal with.Barclays ceo says sees passporting into eu as 'wholly manageable challenge'.We do not currently see a need in our options to shift british jobs or significant operations elsewhere..If we require a build-up of capability in another european union jurisdiction as part of our plans then we can do so, and we will..We are on track for our exit from africa.Barclays' capital position has never been stronger..Determined to get dividend up to level shareholders deserve at earliest opportunity.  Full Article

Barclays Bank - iPath MSCI India Index ETN to be subject to regulations issued by SEBI
Friday, 7 Oct 2016 

Barclays Bank Plc [BARCR.UL] : SEBI regulations and circulars include requirements that cannot be complied with in context of etns . Currently considering steps to comply with SEBI decision by December 31, 2020 and will make a further announcement in due course . Barclays announces impact of Indian regulations on iPath MSCI India Index ETN . IPath MSCI India Index ETN to be subject to regulations issued by SEBI on offshore derivative instruments linked to Indian equity securities . SEBI has advised Barclays not to issue additional ETN and that positions being held in etn may only continue until December 31, 2020 .Steps being considered by Co may result in ETNs ceasing to be listed and publicly traded.  Full Article

Barclays says to sell UK Trust business to ZEDRA
Thursday, 6 Oct 2016 

Barclays Plc : Signed an agreement to sell its UK Trust business to ZEDRA .Terms of sale are not disclosed. Sale is expected to have a minimal impact on Barclays' reported financials..  Full Article

Mediobanca wraps up buy of Barclays Italian branches
Tuesday, 30 Aug 2016 

Mediobanca says: has completed acquisition of Barclays retail business in Italy . deal envisages Barclays paying Mediobanca retail unit Chebanca! 240.5 million euros . deal sees CheBanca! doubling its size with funding over 20bn .in December last year Mediobanca said Barclays would pay 237 million euros. [nL8N13S0TR].  Full Article

Barclays completes sale of risk analytics unit to Bloomberg
Wednesday, 24 Aug 2016 

Barclays Plc : Sale of Risk Analytics & Index solutions business . Completed sale of Barclays Risk Analytics And Index Solutions Ltd. To bloomberg L.p. For approximately 615 mln stg .Pre-Tax gain recognised on completion of transaction is approximately 535 mln stg.  Full Article

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