Tower Hamlets, London, England, UK
BARCLAYS BANK PLC
“Fluent In Finance; Its Our Business to Know Your Business”. Barclays Plc is a full-fledged financial services group from United Kingdom. Its a Holding Company of Barclay Brand companies listed on London and New York stock, till 2008 it was also listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange. Barclays offer very wide portfolio of financial services under two word renowned business clusters: Global Retail Banking and Corporate Investment Banking and Wealth Management Services. Barclays provides world-class services in Retail Banking, Credit Cards, Corporate Banking , Wealth Management and Investment Management around the globe with an extensive international presence in Europe, The Americas , Africa and Asia. With 300 years of history and expertise in banking , Barclays operate in over 50 Countries employs around 1,44,000 people around the world. The History of Barclays can be traced back to 1690, when two goldsmith bankers namely John Freame and Thomas Gould started trading on Lombard street, London. Barclays has over 1800 UK high street branches (including former Woolwich branches) and it has also joined up with the Post Office Ltd to provide personal banking services to customers who live near a Post Office branch and those who need financial services such as secured or unsecured loans. Worldwide, Barclays has over 4,750 branches in over 50 countries. Most Barclays branches have 24/7 ATMs. Barclays’ customers and customers of many other banks can use Barclays ATMs free of charge. Barclays Capital is a strong investment arm owned by Barclays Bank PLC. Barclays Capital had created an investment funds business that handles billions of pounds daily, iShares. After much debate, Barclays president Bob Diamond, along with other Barclays bosses chose to sell the iShares business to further boost capital. The preliminary price for the business is £3billion, although Barclays has the flexibility to sell at a higher price, should a bidder show interest before the selling deadline. HSBC Holdings plc
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Hong Kong (1865)
London, United Kingdom
HSBC Bank PLC
“The Worlds Local Bank”.
HSBC Holdings Plc was incorporated in 1990, in England, and this was followed by change...