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Taking flight: Cutover one year on

Taking flight: Cutover one year on

Ballet and financial services might seem strange bedfellows, but fintech start-up Cutover founder Ky Nichol explains why the analogy makes perfect sense

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Supporting entrepreneurs to tackle global challenges

A new set of Accelerator programmes is being launched by Barclays to support entrepreneurs that focus on solving social and environmental problems.

How we are backing the future disrupters of tomorrowHow we are supporting entrepreneurs
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Improving lives in Africa

How a unique collaboration between Barclays and healthcare company GSK is transforming lives in Africa.

Read our latest Pioneers blogRead our latest Pioneers blog
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The biggest change to currency since decimalisation

The new polymer note is cleaner, stronger and safer and will replace the existing £5 note by May 2017.

Find out how Barclays prepared for the new noteFind out how Barclays prepared for the new note
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Half year results

Very good performance in the second quarter

"The strategy to build a transatlantic, consumer, corporate and investment bank with a global reach is in very good shape"

Jes Staley, Barclays CEO

Our resultsOur results

Financial highlights for H1 2016

"Our core business generated a double digit return yet again in the quarter. Our Non-Core unit continued to progress, reducing risk weighted assets and we are on target to close that unit by the end of next year."

Tushar Morzaria, Barclays Group Finance Director

Our resultsOur results
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Why we’re embracing the sharing economy

The sharing economy is a unique opportunity for banks to access the best brains while nurturing innovation, according to Ian Rand, CEO of Business Banking at Barclays.

Find out more and listen to the full BBC programmeFind out more and listen to the full BBC programme
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Leading on change

Growing Businesses, Growing our Economy

We have launched a new report on the future of business scale-ups in the UK. This is the culmination of a partnership, established in January last year, with the business schools of both the University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge.

Learn more about the partnership and download the reportLearn more about the partnership and download the report
Barclays history - 300 years and counting

325 years and counting

We've always welcomed bright ideas and new technology: from backing the fastest steam ships in the world to making payments as easy as swiping your finger.

Explore our interactive timelineExplore our interactive timeline (new window)

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Barclays history - 300 years and counting

Citizenship in action

Citizenship means taking into account the needs of all our stakeholders and making decisions which are positive for our customers and clients, shareholders, colleagues and communities

Learn more about Citizenship at BarclaysLearn more about Citizenship at Barclays

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Make Barclays your bank of choice

Barclays is a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US.

Barclays in numbers

Over 40 countries
in which Barclays operates

employees worldwide

Over 325 years
of history and expertise in banking

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