Profile: Barclays PLC (BCS.N)
30 Jun 2016
Barclays PLC, incorporated on July 20, 1896, is a global financial services holding company. The Company is engaged in retail banking, credit cards, wholesale banking, investment banking, wealth management and investment management services. The Company's segments include Barclays UK and Barclays Corporate & International. The Barclays UK segment incorporates the UK Personal, small UK Corporate and UK Wealth businesses, and the Barclaycard UK consumer credit cards business. The Barclays Corporate & International segment incorporates the Investment Bank segment; the large UK Corporate, and international Corporate and Wealth businesses, and the international Barclaycard business (consisting of the United States, German and Nordic consumer credit cards businesses), and Barclaycard Business Solutions (including merchant acquiring).
The Barclays UK segment comprises the United Kingdom retail banking operations (Personal Banking), the United Kingdom consumer credit card business (Barclaycard Consumer UK), and the United Kingdom-based wealth, entrepreneurs and business banking offerings (Wealth, Entrepreneurs and Business Banking). The Company operates as financial services provider offering its services to over 20 million combined personal and card customers, including a million wealth, entrepreneurs and business banking clients.
Barclays Corporate & International
The Barclays Corporate & International segment comprises the combined Corporate and Investment Bank (CIB) and international Consumer, Cards & Payments businesses. CIB consists of a global investment bank and the Company's corporate banking franchise. The Consumer, Cards & Payments business incorporates the United States and international credit cards business, the international wealth offering, and payments capability. The Barclays Corporate & International segment has presence in wholesale and corporate banking, and consumer lending.
Canary Wharf, 1 Churchill Place
LONDON E14 5HP
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