Barclays

LON:BARC: Stock Share Price & Live Data

174.76 GBX
+0.36 (0.21%)
2020-01-22 16:35:12 GMT
Price open 175.36
Close yesterday 174.40
Market cap 158.67B
Volume 26.81M
Day high 175.87
Day low 174.20
Year high 193.85
Year low 131.04

About Barclays

Barclays Bank was established in 1690, making it one of the oldest institutions in the financial industry. The company traces its roots to the goldsmith banking activities carried out by Thomas Gould and John Freame in the City of London. In 1728, John Barclay joined the bank and ended up lending his name to the institution. For close to 328 years, Barclays Bank has operated in the City of London. Today, the city remains the headquarters for the company.

The company operates in the banking and financial services where major products include wealth management, commercial, retail, investment, and private banking. Barclays Bank is notable for major innovations like the debit card, the automated teller machine (ATM), and online banking. The institution was also among the first adopters of mobile banking.

Barclays Bank’s shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange and the London Stock Exchange. The bank is part of the FTSE 100 composite. Barclays operates through three major divisions, which are UK Barclaycard, Barclays Investment Bank, and Barclays Wealth.

Latest Barclays News

Lloyds and RBS trading lower following 2019’s stress testing

The Bank of England (BoE) puts the largest banks in the UK under stress testing towards the end of the year. Failing to post impressive results in 2019’s testing, the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and the Lloyds Banking Group were seen losing strength in the stock market on Tuesday morning.   The Bank Of England To Double The Capital Buffe...

FTSE 100 Index – An overview of Friday, October 25th, 2019

After an otherwise upbeat week for FTSE 100 index, today appears to not be as kind for the market so far. The market opened at 7,328.25 level on Friday morning, October 25th, 2019. It has been trading below the opening level in the early trading session having made a daily low of 7,292.40 where it is trading currently. Prime Minister Bori...

FTSE 100 Index – An Overview Of Tuesday, October 15th, 2019

Owing to the gain in Pound Sterling following the Brexit optimism, the FTSE 100 index has been under pressure. While Monday, October 14th, 2019 saw most of the optimism fading away as manifested by the significant drop in GBP, FTSE 100 index could only manage to recover modestly. The market closed 33.63 points lower (0.5%) at 7,213.45 lev...

Former Barclays Executives Charged With Fraud Via False Representation

One of the largest multinational investment banks in the world, Barclays, has come under the spotlight with three of its former executives currently facing a trial for fraudulent activities during their tenure in 2008. They have been charged with illegal fundraising in Qatar and are subpoenaed on Monday for trial. Currently, three ex-offi...

Barclays share price: Investor Forum writes to bank

Influential City body has written to Barclays (LON:BARC) to outline concerns ahead of its annual general meeting (AGM) this week, Sky News has revealed. The lender is facing pressure from activist investor Edward Bramson who is pushing for a board seat. Barclays’ share price has inched higher in London this morning, having gained 0.51 per...

Barclays share price slides as Q1 profit dips

Shares in Barclays (LON:BARC) have retreated in London this morning as the company posted a fall in profits for the first quarter of the year. The news marks a blow for the blue-chip lender, which has been under pressure ahead of its annual general meeting on May 2. As of 08:58 BST, the Barclays share price had given up 2.19 percent to 16...

Overview

Name
Barclays PLC
Exchange
London Stock Exchange
Last trade time
2020-01-22 16:35:12
Earnings per share
0.10
Price/earnings
17.45

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