Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 30. Chapters: Barclays, HSBC, Abbey National, Investec Bank, Friends Provident, Aviva, Kennet Partners, Hamilton Bradshaw, CMC Markets, CVC Capital Partners, Norwich Union, Caxton FX, 3i, FaC Asset Management, Co-operative Permanent Building Society, Terra Firma Capital Partners, Coller Capital, Graphite Capital, Lion Capital LLP, Close Brothers Group, IK Investment Partners, Duke Street Capital, Actis Capital, Charles Stanley Group, Vitruvian Partners, Gartmore Group, Guardian Royal Exchange Assurance, Harrods Bank, Anglo Swiss Capital, Independence Wealth Management, Globe Investment Trust, Guardian Assurance Company, HBG Holdings. Excerpt: Barclays PLC (LSE: BARC, NYSE: BCS) is a global banking and financial services company headquartered in London, United Kingdom. As of 2010 it was the world's 10th-largest banking and financial services group and 21st-largest company according to a composite measure by Forbes magazine. It has operations in over 50 countries and territories across Africa, Asia, Europe, North America and South America and around 48 million customers. As of 30 June 2010 it had total assets of 1.94 trillion, the third-largest of any bank worldwide (after BNP Paribas and HSBC). Barclays is a universal bank and is organised within two business 'clusters' Corporate a Investment Banking and Wealth Management, and Global Retail Banking. The Corporate a Investment Banking and Wealth Management cluster comprises three business units: Barclays Capital (investment banking), Barclays Corporate (commercial banking) and Barclays Wealth (wealth management). The Global Retail Banking cluster comprises four business units: Barclaycard (credit card and loan provision), Barclays Africa, UK Retail Banking and Western Europe Retail Banking. Barclays' primary listing is on the London Stock Exchange and it is a constituent of the F...Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
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