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Steve Rickards appointed as Barclays head of offshore funds

Steve Rickards appointed as Barclays head of offshore funds

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Barclays has appointed Steve Rickards as head of offshore funds. He will lead the creation and implementation of the bank’s offshore funds strategy and report directly to Paul Savery, managing director of personal and corporate banking in the Channel Islands. “Steve has 30 years’ experience with Barclays in corporate banking and international finance centres,” said […]

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Barclays’CEO of Personal and Corporate banking offers advice to Jersey’s young entrepreneurs

Barclays’CEO of Personal and Corporate banking offers advice to Jersey’s young entrepreneurs

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Young people taking part in the Jersey Student Business Challenge have had the chance to pitch their business ideas to one of the UK’s most senior banking figures. Ashok Vaswani, CEO of personal and corporate banking, was in the island earlier this week and took the time to hear from three teams of students from […]

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Local students learn to manage their money with Community Savings

| January 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

STUDENTS from five Jersey secondary schools have taken part in Community Savings Ltd’s Money Management programme this year thanks to funding the charity received from the 2013 Barclays Community Awards. The Money Management programme is designed to encourage students to think about their relationship with money and how they react to consumer advertising, branding and special […]

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Four Jersey charities benefit from £24,000 in Barclays Community Awards

Four Jersey charities benefit from £24,000 in Barclays Community Awards

| December 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Four Jersey charities have received funding from the Barclays Community Awards 2014 to help with projects benefiting young people. The Jersey Employment Trust, Words and Numbers Matter, Autism Jersey and Brighter Futures all received a share of the £24,000 given out at the presentation evening held at the Pomme D’Or hotel on the 3 December. […]

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Barclays’ expert highlights importance of fraud awareness

| November 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The challenges facing the global finance industry as a result of fraudulent activity were the subject of a recent seminar hosted by Barclays Wealth and Investment Management. Sean Hegarty, from the Bank’s corporate banking fraud risk management team, was in Jersey to discuss marketplace trends and the new challenges facing finance professionals as cyber related […]

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Barclays appoints new private client focused directorto trust business in Jersey

Barclays appoints new private client focused directorto trust business in Jersey

| November 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Barclays has appointed Norson Harris, a multi-award winning trustee,as a director in the Bank’s Global Investments and Solutions Trust (GI&S Trust) division in Jersey. In his new role Mr Harris will focus on building and maintaining the existing complex fiduciary relationships with Barclays’ clients based in Europe, the Middle East and Far East. He has […]

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Jersey Mencap members practise money skills

Jersey Mencap members practise money skills

| November 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey Mencap members have completed the final workshop of the charity’s Money Skills project. The charity received £7,500 from the Barclays Community Awards last year to support the project which consisted of a series of fun and informative workshops to improve confidence in everyday tasks such as dealing with money, budgeting for shopping and cooking […]

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Barclays celebrates long serving employees in Jersey

Barclays celebrates long serving employees in Jersey

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Barclays is celebrating long serving employees in Jersey with over 108 employees working for the business for more than 10 years and 34 employees for more than 30 years. Debbie Fauvel is the longest serving employee, celebrating 44 years with the business, having joined the Barclays branch in Alverstoke Hampshire as a junior on her […]

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Jersey business students hear from Barclays funds expert

| October 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

STUDENTS from the Jersey International Business School (JIBS) recently attended a presentation by Barclays’ Mark Cleary CFA, on Equities and Equity Markets as part of their International Financial Services degree course. Mr Cleary, who works in GI&S Trusts at Barclays in Jersey, was asked to present to the first year students to complement their current […]

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Charities have just two weeks remaining to apply for Barclays Community Awards

| September 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey based charities have until Friday 10 October to apply for their share of £25,000 from the Barclays 2014 Community Awards. Now in its eighth year, the awards aim to focus on three key objectives- supporting and improving financial, enterprise and employability skills in the 10-35 age group. Barclays has a global commitment to support […]

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