10 October, 2017

Diageo tops UK’s good governance index

Diageo, the owner of drink brands such as Jonnie Walker, Guinness and Baileys, has a topped rankings for good corporate governance in the UK. The Institute of Directors annual ranking, the

5 October, 2017

Investigation into PwC’s client asset reporting at Barclays closes

Accountancy’s watchdog has closed a three-year investigation into Barclays’ auditor PwC, after deciding there was “not a realistic prospect” of winning a tribunal. The Financial Reporting C...
Barclays

28 July, 2017

Barclays CEO’s whistleblower hunt ‘completely inexcusable’

A former head of investigations oversight at Barclays has described the behaviour of the bank's chief executive Jes Staley towards a whistleblower as "completely inexcusable". Dino Bossi, now a fou...
Barclays bank

21 June, 2017

SFO brings fraud charges against Barclays and former executives

John Varley, the former chief executive of Barclays Bank, is among four former senior managers charged with conspiracy to commit fraud by the UK's Serious Fraud Office (SFO). The charges relate to...

28 April, 2017

Barclays’ CEO risks shareholder backlash over whistleblowing scandal

Shareholders in Barclays Bank have been advised to abstain when voting on the reappointment of chief executive Jes Staley because he is being investigated over efforts made to
Barclays

11 April, 2017

Barclays’ whistleblowing debacle will affect public perception of governance

Boardrooms and business ethicists will this week be debating e...
Jes Staley, Barclays CEO

11 April, 2017

Barclays’ CEO reprimanded over whistleblower actions

Barclays' chief executive Jes Staley has been reprimanded by the company's board after it discovered he had attempted to uncover the identity of a whistleblower within the bank. There are now inves...
A fork in the road

3 January, 2017

Barclays: A fork in the road

Shortly after taking over as chief executive of banking group Barclays in August 2012, Antony Jenkins sent the company's 150,000 staff a frank memo. Jenkins was launching Transform, a programme to ...
Barclays bank

15 November, 2016

Fraud office decision on Barclays probe given March deadline

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9 November, 2015

Grimstone joins Barclays

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