LONDON, April 8 (Reuters) - Ex- Barclays boss Bob Diamond has poached a former senior colleague from the British bank to head Atlas Mara, a venture he wants to build into the leading bank in sub-Saharan Africa.
was aware of attempts to rig Libor, Barclays ( BCS -1.8% ) reaches about a £40M ..... executives at the bank - including former CEO Bob Diamond - had been set to give testimony. The ..... over the world. Several months ago, Barclays lost its attempt to have the Libor element
KIGALI, April 6 (Reuters) - Atlas Mara, an investment company backed by former Barclays boss Bob Diamond , said on Sunday it planned to buy a controlling stake in state-run Development Bank of Rwanda to build a regional financial services firm.
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Barclays BCS announced Thursday that it has appointed Antony Jenkins ..... Jenkins project a credible and much-needed change in Barclays ' corporate culture. Former CEO Bob Diamond 's oftentimes brash demeanor exacerbated negative public
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in loans. 2 The Scandal: Barclays Admits to Manipulating the ..... 2007-09 financial crisis Barclays artificially lowered its Libor ..... Lehman Brothers. On June 27 Barclays admitted to misconduct in regards ..... resulted in the resignation of Barclays Chief Executive Officer Bob Diamond and the Chief Operating Officer Jerry del Missier
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policy and the negotiations in Europe were mostly overshadowed last week when Barclays CEO Bob Diamond resigned amid a LIBOR-fixing scandal. In a settlement between Barclays and regulators, details emerged that traders at the firm – and of other
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