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World First: Car Boot Sale to Accept Payment by Mobile

In what is believed to be a world first, a selection of car boot traders at renowned UK designers Wayne and Gerardine Hemingway’s ‘Classic Car Boot Sale’, which was held this weekend (20th – 21st September), accepted payment by Barclays innovative mobile payment app, Barclays Pingit.

Barclays pledges £1bn to rapidly growing green bonds sector

22 September 2014 – Barclays today reaffirmed its commitment to the Green Bonds sector by announcing it will invest a minimum of £1bn by November 2015 to form part of its liquid asset buffer – one of the largest such investments by a bank.

John McFarlane appointed to succeed Sir David Walker as Chairman

Barclays PLC and Barclays Bank PLC (“Barclays”) announce that John McFarlane has been appointed as a non-executive Director of Barclays with effect from 1 January 2015 and will succeed Sir David Walker as Chairman of Barclays with effect from the conclusion of the Barclays PLC AGM in 2015.