Tag: Barclays

Barclays Teams Up With Bitcoin Firm Circle

Barclays Teams Up With Bitcoin Firm Circle

The partnership between Barclays and social payments app Circle, which is partly run on Bitcoin, is the first time a major UK bank has got involved in the digital currency. The UK Treasury called the deal a “major milestone” in […]

Recent SEC Actions Charging Dark Pools [INFOGRAPHIC]

Recent SEC Actions Charging Dark Pools [INFOGRAPHIC]

According to the SEC’s orders instituting settled administrative proceedings against Credit Suisse: Credit Suisse misrepresented that its Crossfinder dark pool used a feature called Alpha Scoring to characterize subscriber order flow monthly in an objective and transparent manner.  In fact, […]

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Barclays Is Scaling Back In Asia, Slashing Jobs

Under its new chief executive, James E. Staley, Barclays is set to scale back its operations throughout Asia while completely divesting itself of a physical presence in numerous countries in a move that could see 1,200 jobs being cut in […]