It seems as if the whole world is turning against Barclays (LSE: BARC) (NYSE: BCS.US) right now. After coming under attack for misleading investors about its dark pool trading venue, Barclays is now under investigation for helping hedge funds avoid ...
Antony Jenkins was appointed chief executive officer of Barclays (LSE: BARC) (NYSE: BCS.US) on 30 August 2012. Less than two years later, he is arguably faced with the biggest dilemma of his entire career at the bank.
Barclays Despite remaining profitable throughout the worst of the credit crunch, Barclays (LSE: BARC) (NYSE: BCS.US) has delivered a rather disappointing share price performance over the last five years.
Barclays (LSE: BARC) (NYSE: BCS.US) has not had a good year. A forced rights issue to bolster the balance sheet, an exodus of top management, slumping profits and now the dark pool fiasco have all left the bank's reputation in tatters.