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UK sets out financial regulation reforms, including review of accountability rules

* Britain says high standards will be maintained * UK flags reviews in financial-crisis era reforms * London faces new competition from EU centres * Consultation on digital pound planned By Huw Jones LONDON, Dec 9 (Reuters) - Britain set out a raft of measures on Friday to bolster the City of London's role as a global financial centre, under strain since Brexit ushered in new competition from Amsterdam, Paris and Frankfurt.
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Barclays promotes mostly men to investment bank managing director

By Stefania Spezzati, Lawrence White and Iain Withers LONDON, Dec 8 (Reuters) - Barclays BARC.L has promoted 85 people to managing director (MD) in its investment bank, it said on Thursday, with by far the majority of the coveted titles this year being taken by men. Banks have come under pressure for a poor track record on gender equality, particularly in their senior ranks, and Britain's finance sector has one of the biggest gender pay gaps.
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Banks face 6% capital hike from remaining Basel rules, says Bank of England

LONDON, Dec 7 (Reuters) - Applying the remaining set of global bank capital rules in Britain will increase capital requirements by about 6% by the end of the decade, the Bank of England said on Wednesday. The initial batch of Basel III rules from the Basel Committee of banking regulators from the world's main financial centres, were rolled out in the aftermath of the global financial crisis over a decade ago when taxpayers had to bail out undercapitalised lenders.
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NatWest lifts staff pay after cost of living backlash

By Iain Withers LONDON, Dec 1 (Reuters) - NatWest NWG.L has offered the bulk of its 41,500 staff in Britain a pay rise and one-off cash sum to help them cope with soaring prices, after a backlash from some employees who missed out on a pay boost for lower-paid workers earlier this year. Companies across Britain are grappling with how much to increase salaries by as the end of the year nears and when inflation is at a 41-year high of 11.1%.
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Barclays fined $10 mln over lack of card fees transparency

LONDON, Dec 1 (Reuters) - Britain's Payment Systems Regulator (PSR) has fined Britain's Barclays BARC.L bank 8.4 million pounds ($10.2 million) for failing to give retailers full information about card costs, the watchdog said on Thursday. Over three years from December 2015 retailers were unable to easily understand the transaction fees associated with accepting certain types of card payments, making it harder to compare prices in search of better deals, the PSR said.
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Barclays fined $10 mln over lack of card fees transparency

LONDON, Dec 1 (Reuters) - Britain's Payment Systems Regulator (PSR) has fined Britain's Barclays BARC.L bank 8.4 million pounds ($10.2 million) for failing to give retailers full information about card costs, the watchdog said on Thursday. "It's vital that retailers and consumers get value for money on payment services – the interchange fee rules are an important part of making sure this happens," PSR Managing Director Chris Hemsley said in a statement.
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Bank of England consults on remaining Basel bank capital rules

LONDON, Nov 30 (Reuters) - The Bank of England confirmed on Wednesday that the rollout of remaining global bank capital rules would start in January 2025, with smaller lenders not required to apply them. Known as Basel III, the rules were agreed globally after taxpayers had to bail out undercapitalised lenders in the global financial crisis over a decade ago.
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Barclays CEO says doctors 'very optimistic' as cancer detected early

By Lawrence White and Iain Withers LONDON, Nov 29 (Reuters) - Barclays Chief Executive C.S. Venkatakrishnan said on Tuesday that his cancer was detected early and is "very localised", meaning that doctors are very optimistic about treating it. The British bank said on Monday that Venkatakrishnan would undergo treatment in New York for non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
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Barclays CEO says his cancer was 'detected early', doctors 'very optimistic'

LONDON, Nov 29 (Reuters) - The cancer affecting Barclays Chief Executive C.S. Venkatakrishnan was detected early and is "very localised", meaning doctors are optimistic, he told a conference on Tuesday. Barclays said on Monday that Venkatakrishnan would undergo 12-16 weeks of treatment in New York for non-Hodkin lymphoma. The bank has not appointed an interim replacement and Venkatakrishnan will stay involved with the running of the bank where treatment allows, a spokesperson for the bank said o
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British Business - Nov 29

Nov 29 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. The Times UK home secretary Suella Braverman is looking to resurrect a list of designated "safe" countries, from whose citizens asylum claims are largely regarded as unfounded and will be fast-tracked for removal.
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British crime agency recovers $65 mln of suspect money in Barclays accounts

By Sam Tobin LONDON, Nov 25 (Reuters) - Britain's National Crime Agency (NCA) on Friday obtained a civil recovery order relating to nearly 54 million pounds ($65 million) of suspected criminal property held in accounts with Barclays BARC.L . The NCA's lawyers told London's High Court that the money is likely "the proceeds of unlawful conduct", a view shared by Barclays which first approached the agency about the money.
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Bankers pour cold water on red hot coal

* Coal miners struggling to fund expansion plans * Thermal coal costs more than coking coal after price surge * Most Western bankers pulling back from coal industry By Sarah McFarlane and Clara Denina LONDON, Nov 24 (Reuters) - It's the best of times, it's the worst of times. At least when it comes to mining coal. After years of decline, demand for the polluting fossil fuel has surged this year as Europe scrambles to replace Russian gas, and coal miners are making money hand over fist.
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World's biggest banks see global economy slowing more in 2023, with likely U.S. recession

Nov 21 (Reuters) - The world's largest investment banks expect global economic growth to slow further in 2023 following a year roiled by a war and soaring inflation, which triggered one of the fastest monetary policy tightening cycles in recent times. The U.S. Federal Reserve has increased interest rates by 375 basis points this year since rolling out its first hike in March.
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Britain to help insurers invest in economy, trims bank tax rate

By Huw Jones, Iain Withers and Carolyn Cohn LONDON, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Britain set out more plans on Thursday to help make it the world's most competitive financial centre by easing capital rules for insurers, trimming a tax rate for banks, and promising to review all financial rules from the European Union. Leaving the EU allows Britain to write its own financial rules and its parliament is already approving a law to help its financial services and markets keep pace with other international hub
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UAE bank Mashreq sells $500 mln of Tier 2 bonds

(Updates with launch, final yield, demand) By Yousef Saba DUBAI, Nov 17 (Reuters) - United Arab Emirates bank Mashreq MASB.DU sold $500 million in Tier 2 bonds on Thursday, a bank document showed, after a Saudi lender brought the region back to the international debt markets the previous day. The bonds, which have a maturity of 10-1/4 years and are non-callable for 5-1/4 years, were sold at 7.95%, tightened from initial guidance of about 8.25% after drawing more than $1.4 billion of demand.
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UK banks say consumer safeguard could backfire in cost of living crisis

By Huw Jones LONDON, Nov 16 (Reuters) - Britain's banks are proactively helping customers hit by the cost of living crisis, but implementing a new "consumer duty" on time could exclude vulnerable consumers from help, banking industry body UK Finance said on Wednesday. Consumers are grappling with inflation at a 41-year high of more than 11%, higher energy and food prices, and more Bank of England interest rate rises anticipated.
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U.S. dollar has peaked due to softer inflation, jobs -Barclays, Deutsche

NEW YORK, Nov 16 (Reuters) - The U.S. dollar may have already seen its highest levels for the year given growing evidence of slowing inflation and a weakening labor market in the world's largest economy, Barclays and Deutsche Bank wrote in research notes on Wednesday. Apart from domestic factors, Barclays said the improving European energy supply and demand situation as well as China's reopening expectations are good enough reasons to unwind some of the risk premium that has supported the dollar
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Mashreqbank hires banks for dollar Tier 2 bonds - document

DUBAI, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Dubai's Mashreqbank MASB.DU has hired banks to arrange the sale of U.S. dollar-denominated 10-1/4-year Tier 2 bonds non-callable for 5-1/4 years, a bank document showed on Monday. Barclays BARC.L was hired as sole structuring advisor and was joint bookrunner alongside Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank ADCB.AD , Emirates NBD Capital ENBD.DU , First Abu Dhabi Bank FAB.AD , Mashreq and Mizuho 8411.T .
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UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Nov 9

Nov 9(Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 .FTSE index is seen opening lower with futures FFIc1 down 0.23% on Wednesday. * BARCLAYS: Barclays BARC.L has cut its workforce in corporate and investment banking, according to a person familiar with the matter, joining rivals who also took similar steps to rein in costs as deals plunged from records set last year.
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UK banks were slow to pass on rate hikes to savers, says watchdog

By Huw Jones LONDON, Nov 7 (Reuters) - Britain's banks were slow to start passing on increases in central bank interest rates to savers and consumers should consider switching to another UK lender, the Financial Conduct Authority said on Monday. Banks have been quick to pass on higher interest rates to their mortgage customers, but savers are also keen to get better returns after years of record low central bank interest rates.
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