Barclays

Barclays /ˈbɑːkliz/ is a British multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in London. It is a universal bank with operations in retail, wholesale and investment banking, as well as wealth management, mortgage lending and credit cards. It has operations in over 50 countries and territories and has around 48 million customers. As of 31 December 2011 Barclays had total assets of US$2.42 trillion, the seventh-largest of any bank worldwide.Barclays is organised within these business clusters: Corporate and Investment Banking, Wealth and Investment Management; and Retail and Business Banking.
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  • India’s biggest bank switches to dot-brand

    … State Bank of India has announced plans to migrate all of its web sites to its new dot-brand gTLD. The company has been responsible for .sbi since it was delegated by ICANN last April, but bank.sbi is its first live domain name. Currently, while bank.sbi is live and resolving, the old domain sbi.co.in appears to still be its primary address…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 25 readers -
  • Snap Inc. Files for IPO (Report)

    … billion. Facebook’s IPO launched May 18, 2012. Snap Inc. raised $1.81 billion in May, valuing the company at about $20 billion, according to Reuters. Sarah Frier and Alex Barinka of Bloomberg News reported last month that Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs Group will lead the IPO, and JPMorgan Chase, Deutsche Bank, Allen & Co., Barclays and Credit Suisse Group will serve as joint book runners. Readers: What are your thoughts on Snap Inc. going public? …

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 13 readers -
  • Snap Inc. Names Banks to Lead IPO (Report)

    …, Allen & Co., Barclays and Credit Suisse Group will serve as joint book runners. Snap Inc. can file its IPO documents confidentially with the Securities and Exchange Commission since its annual revenue is less than $1 billion, Frier and Barinka reported, adding that the company had a private market value of $18 billion after its last funding round. Readers: Do you think Snap Inc. should go public? Image courtesy of Shutterstock. …

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebook- 15 readers -
  • How a Newsroom Approach Helps Barclays Publish at the Speed of News

    … Eighteen months ago, Barclays UK decided it was time for a change. In the past, the company took an average of six weeks to ideate, produce, and release a piece of content. It was a torturously slow process, especially in a digital arena that values speed. Today, it has cut its creative process down to a mere 72 hours. It was, no pun intended…

    The Content Strategistin How To's- 21 readers -
  • Barclays probably not breaching contract, says ICANN compliance chief

    … Barclays doesn’t seem to have violated its new gTLD registry agreements, despite admitting to criminal charges related to currency manipulation, according to ICANN’s top compliance executive. Allen Grogan, chief contract compliance officer, told DI today that a “literal” reading of the Registry Agreements for .barclays and .barclaycard would…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 9 readers -
  • Barclays confirms move away from .com to new gTLD

    … Barclays has become one of the first major companies to explicitly confirm it will dump traditional gTLDs and ccTLDs in favor of its new dot-brands. The $25 billion-a-year bank said it will “transfer its online assets to proprietary domain names — .barclays and .barclaycard — away from the traditional location-specific .com and .co.uk web…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 15 readers -
  • What’s the difference between paid, owned and earned media?

    … beginner’s guides to any new terms or phrases I find particularly baffling, or that I might suspect other people may find baffling too. The following related articles should help clear up a few things: Customer retention Customer Lifetime Value (CLV) Single customer view (SCV) Customer Relationship Management (CRM) Social CRM Our Festival of Marketing event in November is a two day celebration of the modern marketing industry, featuring speakers from brands including LEGO, Tesco, Barclays, FT.com and more. …

  • Six wonderful examples of marketing creative for your entertainment

    … In November Econsultancy is hosting the Festival of Marketing, a two-day celebration of the modern marketing industry, featuring speakers from brands including LEGO, Tesco, Barclays, FT.com and more. One of the themes of the event is Brand & Creative, so to give some inspiration on this topic I’ve collated some of the most eye-catching…

    David Moth/ Econsultancy- 3 readers -
  • How Cancer Research benefits from agile working practices

    … of digital services James Gadsby Peet, who will also be speaking at Econsultancy's Festival of Marketing in November. The two-day conference is a celebration of the modern marketing industry, featuring speakers from brands including LEGO, Tesco, Barclays, FT.com and more. Please describe your role at Cancer Research? I am the digital services manager…

    David Moth/ Econsultancyin How To's- 5 readers -
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