Businesswoman, 47, behind Newcastle Utd takeover branded ‘dolly bird’ and ‘tart’ by Barclays bosses

Businesswoman, 47, Amanda Staveley was branded a ‘dolly bird’ and ‘tart’ by two Barclays bosses in call about unsecured £2bn loan to Qatari investors at height of 2008 crash, High Court hears Court was given Barclays bosses Richard Boath and Roger Jenkins call transcript Amanda Staveley claims the bank owes her £1.6billion over a Qatari deal Boath referred … Read more Businesswoman, 47, behind Newcastle Utd takeover branded ‘dolly bird’ and ‘tart’ by Barclays bosses

ASK TONY: When my husband died Barclays added to my distress 

Following the sudden death of my husband, Barclays Partner Finance has been by far the worst and most unsympathetic company I have had to deal with. We had an interest-free loan in my late husband’s name relating to a gas boiler. I wanted to settle the £2,252 balance but it took me more than a … Read more ASK TONY: When my husband died Barclays added to my distress 

Former Barclays boss denies he ‘deceived’ board

Former Barclays boss rejects suggestion he ‘deceived’ board during 2008 financial crisis By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 22:04 BST, 6 July 2020 | Updated: 22:20 BST, 6 July 2020 A former Barclays boss has rejected a suggestion he ‘deceived’ the board during the 2008 crisis. John Varley was giving evidence at a … Read more Former Barclays boss denies he ‘deceived’ board

Staveley case: Barclays paid Qataris to ‘help set up other deals’

Staveley case: Barclays paid Qataris to ‘help set up other deals’ By Helen Cahill For The Mail On Sunday Published: 22:30 BST, 4 July 2020 | Updated: 22:58 BST, 4 July 2020 Barclays paid Qatari investors extra fees in its 2008 bailout because it expected them to help set up other deals, its former chief … Read more Staveley case: Barclays paid Qataris to ‘help set up other deals’

Barclays now lets you fix your mortgage for a decade at 1.99%

Barclays offers Britain’s first ever 10-year mortgage at less than 2% – but is locking in for so long a good idea? Barclays introduces first 10-year fixed rate mortgage under 2% interest Rates on long-term fixes fall across the board amid increased borrower demand Brokers warn borrowers that leaving these deals early could cost them  By … Read more Barclays now lets you fix your mortgage for a decade at 1.99%

Barclays banker killed biker when he ‘carelessly’ drove into road

A Barclays investment banker accidentally killed a motorcyclist when he ‘carelessly’ drove his Land Rover out into a road and sent the biker flying, a court heard today. Derek Shakespeare, 52, a managing director at Barclays, is accused of ‘not looking properly’ when his £55,000 4×4 accelerated from a junction and into the path of … Read more Barclays banker killed biker when he ‘carelessly’ drove into road

HETHERINGTON: Credit where it’s due, as Barclays cancels your debt

TONY HETHERINGTON: Credit where it’s due… as Barclays cancels your debt By Tony Hetherington, Financial Mail on Sunday Published: 22:31 BST, 20 June 2020 | Updated: 22:31 BST, 20 June 2020 Tony Hetherington is Financial Mail on Sunday’s ace investigator, fighting readers corners, revealing the truth that lies behind closed doors and winning victories for … Read more HETHERINGTON: Credit where it’s due, as Barclays cancels your debt

Judge takes £1.6bn case between Staveley and Barclays off air

Judge takes £1.6bn case between Staveley and Barclays off air Anyone wishing to watch the case must now attend the court in person    The decision has prompted appeals from the media By Helen Cahill For The Mail On Sunday Published: 22:32 BST, 20 June 2020 | Updated: 22:32 BST, 20 June 2020 A court has shut … Read more Judge takes £1.6bn case between Staveley and Barclays off air

Financier Amanda Staveley is accused of operating a ‘hustle’ to take £1billion off Barclays 

Financier Amanda Staveley weeps in court after she is accused of operating a ‘hustle’ to take £1billion off Barclays Amanda Staveley claims the bank owes her up to £1.5billion after edging her out of a major deal Jeffery Onions said she was worried that she would not be paid by Abu Dhabi for her work … Read more Financier Amanda Staveley is accused of operating a ‘hustle’ to take £1billion off Barclays 

High-flying ‘foxy blonde’ fixer drags George Clooney’s charity into battle over £7bn Barclays deal 

High-flying ‘foxy blonde’ fixer drags George Clooney’s charity into battle over £7billion Barclays deal Miss Staveley said then-Barclays executive Roger Jenkins pushed her to donate  The financier has also accused executives at the bank of sexism and misogyny There is no suggestion that Mr Clooney knew about the discussions going on  By Helen Cahill For … Read more High-flying ‘foxy blonde’ fixer drags George Clooney’s charity into battle over £7bn Barclays deal