Financial Times • 12 hours ago
For anyone who wants to break up the banks, there is a new date for the diary: Easter weekend 2018. This is when Barclays has chosen to complete the process of splitting itself in two to meet the legal ...
MarketWatch • 15 hours ago
U.K. stocks end a choppy session slightly higher on Friday, with investors sifting through corporate earnings reports as they receive word of a slump in U.K. consumer confidence.
Financial Times • 15 hours ago
Barclays shares rallied after the bank announced a one-third drop in net profits that still beat expectations, thanks to growth in its credit card and debt trading units. Facing uncertainty over how it ...
MarketWatch • 15 hours ago
European stocks close higher Friday as bank shares fare well ahead of the release of stress-test results for the industry and investors reacting to another deluge of quarterly results.
Insider Monkey • 16 hours ago
After rallying above $41 per barrel, crude futures are once again below the water-line as traders brace for today’s rig count report. Bulls hope that the decline in crude prices will prevent more companies from activating their drills while bears hope the rig count will continue to rise, raising fears of another oversupply glut. In this energy-heavy […]
Reuters • 16 hours ago
Several UK banks could reopen the Additional Tier 1 capital market in the weeks ahead, as yield-starved investors find more to like in the risky asset class. AT1 issuance from European banks is down more than 50% year-to-date compared to 2015, and HSBC is the only UK bank to have sold a deal in what has been a horrid year for the asset class, pricing a US$2bn perpetual non-call five note at 6.875% in May. "There are a number of UK banks that have wanted to issue AT1 this year and have not been able to," one debt capital markets banker focused on UK lenders told IFR.
Associated Press • 17 hours ago
LONDON (AP) — British bank Barclays said Friday its second-quarter earnings rose 19 percent as it expressed confidence it could weather the uncertainty of the country's exit from the European Union.
CNBC Videos • 11 hours ago
European bank stress test results are released. CNBC's Wilfred Frost reports the details, and Sarah Hunt, Alpine Funds, and Charlie Bobrinskoy, Ariel Investments, discuss their views.
CNBC Videos • 12 hours ago
The European bank stress test results are due out in about an hour. Wilfred Frost reports with the details, including words from Jes Staley, Barclays CEO.
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|Ask||160.00 x 1192100|
|52wk Range||121.10 - 289.90|
|Day's Range||147.14 - 159.85|
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