Barclays is one of Britain's leading banking groups. The activity is organized around three sectors:
- commercial banking: at the end of 2017, owned 1,305 branches worldwide;
- financing, investment, and market banking: specialized financing (acquisitions, projects, etc.), portfolio management, transactions on the stock, interest, exchange, and raw material markets, stock trading, merger-acquisition consulting, investment capital, etc.;
- credit cards issuing.
At the end of 2017, the group managed EUR483.2 billion in current deposits and EUR411.7 billion in current credits.
Income breaks down geographically as follows: the United Kingdom (53.1%), Europe (7.9%), America (35.3%), Asia (2.5%), Africa and Middle East (1.2%).
Vote Quantity Float Company-owned shares Total Float
Shareholders Barclays PLC (GB0031348658) Barclays PLC (BCS - Nyse)
Name Equities % Qatar Holding LLC 941,620,690
5.50% Sherborne Investors Management LP 873,494,550
5.10% Capital Research & Management Co. (World Investors) 820,877,313
4.79% Dodge & Cox 646,090,000
3.77% Norges Bank Investment Management 509,562,903
2.97% BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd. 496,256,003
2.90% Causeway Capital Management LLC 452,139,183
2.64% Legal & General Investment Management Ltd. 378,780,151
2.21% The Vanguard Group, Inc. 364,284,545
2.13% Capital Research & Management Co. (Global Investors) 351,212,812
Name Equities % Valuation
Absa Group Limited 126,145,303 14.9% 1,419,036,265 USD Communication Services Select Sector SPDR Fund 744,472 1.10% 30,731,804 USD SPDR S&P Retail ETF 259,370 2.04% 10,631,576 USD Shilpa Medicare Ltd (530549) 1,613,450 1.98% 8,875,540 USD Hosken Consolidated Investments Limited (HCIJ) 728,511 0.81% 6,279,830 USD Jaiprakash Associates Ltd (532532) 28,543,759 1.17% 3,148,091 USD Sintex Plastics Technology Ltd (SPTL) 5,149,882 0.82% 1,862,558 USD MC Mining Ltd (MCM) 1,912,340 1.36% 942,401 USD EATON VANCE FLT SBI SER C1 VRP 320
- London Stock Exchange, SETS
- Main Market
- FTSE 100 / FTSE 350, FTSE All-Share, FTSE Eurotop 100, Stoxx Europe 50, Stoxx UK 50
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Company contact information
1 Churchill Place
E14 5HP London
Phone : +44 (0) 20 7116 1000
Fax : +44
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