Barclays PLC (NYSE:BCS)


Barclays plc (NYSE: BCS) is a British consumer and wholesale bank.

The company provides a wide range of financial services, including personal and investment banking, corporate banking, credit card facilities, wealth management services, and other related financial solutions.

The financial firm offers its service globally and operates in two home markets in the United States and the United Kingdom.

The diversified financial company provides and manages its operations through different segments, such as Barclays UK and Barclays International.

Barclays UK Segment

The division caters to a broad spectrum of financial services provided by the company in the United Kingdom, including UK retail banking solutions, UK consumer credit card businesses, UK wealth management services and corporate banking services for small-and-medium-sized businesses.

Barclays International Segment

On the other hand, the segment focuses on the financial services provided in the United States and other international divisions. The diversified financial services include:
• Corporate banking franchise
• Investment Banking services
• Credit and debit card businesses in the United States and international divisions
• Global wealth management services

The bank's history traces back to the 1690s.

The London-based bank claims to operate through more than 4,500 branches in around 50 countries, of which nearly 1,500 are located in the United Kingdom. In addition, the firm offers personal banking services through regional post offices.

The British bank also operates numerous working ATMs and is also one of the members of the Global ATM Alliance. In addition, it claims to be one of the main sponsors of the English Premier League.

The stocks are listed for trading two premier stock exchanges, namely:
• New York Stock Exchange: ‘BCS’
• London Stock Exchange: ‘BARC’

The personal banking solutions include home insurance, personal loans, reward programs, travel insurance, credit cards, overdrafts, mortgage services, savings accounts, etc.

It offers various types of mortgages, including Green Home Mortgage, Fixed Rate Mortgage, Tracker Mortgage, Offset Mortgage, etc.

It claims to be among the World's Best Banks for 2021 in the list compiled by Forbes.

Contact Information

company address "One Churchill Place LONDON , E14 5HP United Kingdom"

company phone44-20-31340952

company email[email protected]

company website

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