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A key Barclays investor which backed CEO Jes Staley has cut its entire stake in a major blow to the lender
Tiger Global had been a major backer of CEO Jes Staley, but the move points to a weaker sentiment in the lender.
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Judge in Barclays trial says 'sham agreement' implicates Qataris
A senior Barclays executive was terrified that the bank’s financial crisis-era Qatari deals looked corrupt
Barclays executives worried in 2008 that if people found out about the bank's payments to Qatari investors, they would think the deals were a 'bung.'
Barclays executive got a £25 million bonus during the financial crisis for his role in Qatari funding deal to ‘save our arses’
Barclays executives spent frantic hours negotiating with Qatari investors over funding terms amid fears they'd abandon the deal, a London court heard.
“We’re f—ed’: Barclays insider worried his allegedly sketchy deal with Qatar would come at too high a price
Barclays executives were anxious they would lose too many shares or lose their jobs if the bank was nationalised.
Barclays executives were ‘rumbled’ by Qataris during payment negotiations, jury hears on day 3 of trial in London
Then-CEO John Varley and three other executives are facing accusations they misled investors during the bank's crisis-era capital-raising efforts.
Internal Barclays messages said the bank would have been ‘dead’ if not for Qatari investors who had it ‘by the balls,’ prosecu...
"Without 1bn, at the very least, from Q we are basically dead," an internal Barclays email said, according to prosecutors.
Barclays CEO says Edward Bramson, the activist investor agitating for change at the bank, hasn’t laid out a strategy
"We’ll engage with Bramson when he wants to, and exchange ideas, but for now the bank, I think, is in a pretty good place," Staley told CNBC in Davos.