Barclays Capital

Barclays Capital is a British multinational investing banking whose headquarter is located at London. The main objective of Barclay Capital is to provide financing and risk management services to the various large companies, government clients and institutions. It’s a primary dealer in U.S. Treasury securities and in other many European Government bonds. The Barclays Bank is popular world wide as it has offices in over 29 countries, and since the acquisition of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc.’s main U.S. division in September 2008. It has over 20,000 employees and over 7,000 people working in IT division which has increased Barclays’ presence in North America significantly.

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Under the name Barclays de Zoete Wedd in response to the Big bang in UK financial services,  first Barclays investment banking was established in 1985. It was formed as the Barclays Merchant Bank was merged with UK stockbroker de Zoete and Bevan and one of the London jobbing firms Wedd Durlacher. In 1998, the equity and corporate Finance Divisions were sold to Credit Suisse First Boston with all the remaining businesses dominated by Fixed Income and Structured Capital Markets being retained by Barclays and it was re-branded Barclays Capital.

In 1996, Bob Diamond took charge of Barclays investment banking business. In September 2008, Diamond led the effort to purchase key assets of Lehman Brothers after the bankruptcy, giving a key and instant foothold in investing banking. During March 2012, the name Barclays Capital was changed and it became ‘Barclays’ and also the name of the division was changed and became ‘Barclays Investment Bank’.  In 2009, the revenue was $13.280 billion and the total assets were US $ 1.497 trillion.

It is also known as Barclays Investment Bank as it is trading as Barclays, and formerly Barclays Capital. It is a financial service organization which provides banking products and personal services to their customers. It hires over 300 graduates annually in UK. Barclays PLC has changed its titles recently, they are Barclays Capital is now Investment Bank division, Barclays Cooperate is the Cooperate banking, Barclays Wealth is the Wealth and Investment Management division and Barclays is the Retail and Business Banking division. You can also visit the official website of Barclays Capital (Barclays.com/IB).

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Barclays App

Barclays Public Limited Company is one of the renowned name for banking and financial institution based in London, United Kingdom. It provides financial service not only inside the country but in more than 60 countries around the world. It was founded in 1690 and has more than 139,900 employee working currently. Barclays Bank is always finding new ways to provide easy and           quality service to its customer. So, it launched Barclays App in order to serve its customers to access their Barclays account with just a touch of their mobile from anywhere, anytime, with the help of internet.

barclays app or barclays mobile app

Barclays App is easy to use and take good care of your money without visiting a branch. Through Barclay App you can view detailed transactions made recently, view transaction history, pay bills in less than a minute, transfer fund, manage your account and much more. Barclays app can be used for free, it is secured and very easy to use.

Barclays Mobile App can be used in mobile devices that supports android, iOS or windows technology. Barclays is very serious when it comes to customer’s security so, it guarantees in case of any loss or theft and your confidential data are protected always.

For using Barclays mobile app on your android devices you can go to play store and search for Barclays app or you can also directly download it by typing www.play.google.com on the address bar of your browser and download manually from their and later transfer it to your mobile phone. iOS users can find Barclays apps in Apple store and download it from there for free. Likewise, Window users can go to Window store and search for Barclay’s app in the particular store and download directly to your windows phone from there. It takes less than a minute depending upon your internet connection. After than you have to enter your username and password provided by bank to login to the Barclays mobile app.

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Barclays Brooklyn

Brooklyn is one of the most populous of New York City‘s five boroughs, and with about 2.6 million people and it is also the second-largest in area. Today, if it was an independent city then it would rank as the fourth most populous city of the United States. You can also find Barclays Brooklyn Center or Barclays Center Brooklyn which hosts different types of entertainment and sports events.

Barclays Brooklyn or Barclays Center

Barclays Centre is a multi-purpose indoor area in Brooklyn which showcases the world’s most thrilling entertainment and sports events right in the heart of Brooklyn. The Centre is developed by Brooklyn-based real estate developer Forest City Ratner Companies and designed by the award-winning architectural firms AECOMM and Shop Architects.

Barclays Brooklyn Center serves as the home of the NBA’s Brooklyn Nets which boasts one of the most intimate seating configurations ever designed for a modern multi-purpose arena. There are total 18,000 seats available with unparalleled sightlines and are always ready to welcome sports fans. The center can hold the audiences of up to 19,000 for musical performances or event.

Brooklyn’s own Jay-Z had sold out eight shows only in the inaugural season of Barclays Center. And the Center have already seen the world class performance of the world-class talent such as Rush, Justin Bieber, John Legend, Rihanna, the Who, Bob Dylan, Andrea Bocelli, Journey, Leonard Cohen, Juanes and other many artists. The arena also consist of 101 luxury suites, four bars/lounges, three clubs, the newest location of Jay-Z’s 40/40 Club & Restaurant by American Express which guarantee that an event at Barclays Brooklyn Center is destined to be a memorable one. In 2011, the Ceremonial Groundbreaking Ceremony was held whereas in 2007 Brooklyn was named as Barclays Centre.

For detail information you can also visit the Barclays Brooklyn Center official website (http://www.barclayscenter.com/). The centre is opened to all from 10 am to 12 am, and the contact number is 917-618-6700.

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