Barclays PLC (BARC.L)
28 Oct 2016
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON, October 28 (Fitch) Barclays' 3Q16 performance benefitted from its diversification in terms of geographies, products and currencies. Although the bank's UK division reported a loss after it made extra provisions for mis-selling payment protection insurance (PPI), group profitability was supported by capital markets revenues, continued growth in cards and by the appreciation of the US dollar against sterling. Statutory perfo
Oct 27 Barclays said on Thursday a Bloomberg report that it is trying to cap a penalty to settle a U.S investigation into its sale of mortgage securities at $2 billion was based on ill-informed speculation.
* Though Amec Foster Wheeler, Berendsen weigh on midcaps (ADVISORY- Follow European and UK stock markets in real time on the Reuters Live Markets blog on Eikon, see cpurl://apps.cp./cms/?pageId=livemarkets)
* Barclays Plc is trying to draw line at $2 billion in penalties to settle U.S. investigation into its sale of mortgage securities- Bloomberg,citing source
MILAN, Oct 27 European shares slipped on Thursday, weighed down by weaker commodity-related stocks while the boost to financials from forecast-beating results from Deutsche Bank and Barclays proved short-lived.
LONDON, Oct 27 Barclays reported a forecast-beating bounce in third quarter profits to 1.7 billion pounds ($2.08 billion) on Thursday, as it followed U.S. peers in reporting a bumper quarter for its investment banking business.
NEW YORK, Oct 26 Barclays Plc and UBS AG have agreed to settle U.S. litigation by bondholders who accused the banks of conspiring with rivals to rig the Libor benchmark interest rate, lawyers for the plaintiffs said in court filings on Wednesday.
NEW YORK, Oct 26 Barclays Plc and UBS AG have agreed to settle U.S. litigation by bondholders who accused the banks of conspiring with rivals to rig the Libor benchmark interest rate, lawyers for the plaintiffs said in Wednesday court filings.
* ITV and WPP down on ad revenue concerns (ADVISORY- Follow European and UK stock markets in real time on the Reuters Live Markets blog on Eikon, see cpurl://apps.cp./cms/?pageId=livemarkets)
LONDON, Oct 12 Barclays has sold 260 million pounds' ($323 million)worth of salary secured loans in Italy to IBL Banca, the British lender said on Wednesday, the latest disposal of assets from its 'non-core' unit that are earmarked for sale.