Barclays Capital (BarCap) has added sterling swaps to its online interest rate swaps platform, Barx.
Barclays Capital has enjoyed increased foreign exchange volumes on its white-labelled e-trading platform as a result of adding commodities earlier this year, a senior official told Risk’s sister publication FX Week .
Edward Howard will join Barclays Capital in London in January, a spokeswoman for the bank told Risk's sister publication, FX Week .
Barclays Capital (BarCap), the investment banking arm of Barclays Bank, has hired three new staff to work in its corporate risk management and advisory team in New York.
Barclays Capital, the investment banking division of UK bank Barclays, has launched an online base and precious metals trading platform.
Barclays Capital will start making markets on the iBoxx credit default swap index, and will offer notes linked to the index. It also said it would make markets in the Trac-x range of indexes.
Barclays Capital, the investment banking division of UK bank Barclays, has appointed Gianluca Passaretta as director and head of Latin America interest rate derivatives trading.
Barclays Capital has signed up to provide global historical and current credit derivatives data to Mark-it Partners, a UK credit data company. In return, the bank will have access to Mark-it’s credit price services, including daily mark-to-market data...
Barclays Capital has appointed Jonathan Shiff, a former director of fixed-income derivatives at UBS, as a director in its corporate risk management team in New York.
Barclays Capital (BarCap) and Bloomberg today launched the first single-dealer online platform for trading interest rate swaps. The platform will allow BarCap’s clients to trade vanilla euro-denominated interest rate swaps across various maturities...
Banks are developing new structuring models for corporate clients to ensure the IAS39 accounting standards do not result in a reduction of complex foreign exchange hedging activity, Risk's sister publication FXWeek reports.
NEW YORK - The Professional Risk Managers' International Association (Prmia) is considering issuing guidelines recommending banks separate their risk management budgets from FX and other business lines.
Barclays Capital has appointed Amy Yang as a director in its investment banking division in Hong Kong. Yang will be responsible for providing foreign exchange and liability risk management products to the Taiwan corporate sector.
Japan's banks have faced a gruelling few months in the run-up to the fiscal year-end, with a plunge in equity prices putting severe pressure on capital ratios. But a further crisis may be just around the corner, writes Nick Sawyer.
Panellists on a roundtable devoted to the subject of the revisions to the Basel capital accords issued dire warnings about the implications of the US decision not to implement Basel II in its full form, but rather to select about 10 "internationally active"...
Barclays Capital has hired Chico Khan-Gandapur as a London-based managing director within its European rates sales team. Gandapur will start work in the newly created role within the next few months, a BarCap spokeswoman said.
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Robert Diamond, chief executive of Barclays Capital, the investment banking arm of the UK’s Barclays Bank, has hit back at comments made by US investor Warren Buffett, who said on Monday that derivatives were “time bombs”. “[Buffett] should be...
Barclays Capital, the investment banking arm of the UK’s Barclays Bank, will complete the merger of its foreign exchange and fixed-income prime brokerage businesses by the end of March.
Barclays Capital is making approximately 200 employees redundant at its London headquarters, according to Risk News sources.
Barclays Capital, the investment banking division of Barclays Bank, has hired Henry Yeong as director of foreign exchange sales, based in Singapore.
Frankfurt-based indexing company iBoxx and Pennsylvania-based exchange-traded fund (ETF) company iShares have struck a deal to license iBoxx indexes as the basis for European fixed-income ETFs to be launched on Deutsche Börse. The new products are scheduled...
Barclays Capital, the investment banking arm of the UK’s Barclays Bank, has boosted its presence in the European credit derivatives business through two new hires.
Barclays Capital, the investment banking division of Barclays Bank, has lured Scott Aguais from enterprise risk management vendor Algorithmics, to work as its new head of credit risk methodology in London.