Marcus Agius

Libor Fines 'Must Not Be Paid For By Taxpayer'

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 02.02.2013 | UK

George Osborne has insisted that any US fines meted out to the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) over the Libor scandal must be paid from the pocket of the...

Chris Wimpress

Mervyn King Faces Grilling Over Libor Scandal

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris Wimpress | Posted 17.07.2012 | UK Politics

Governor of the Bank of England Mervyn King has angrily rejected claims that it was only three weeks ago that "the penny dropped" for him that the key...

Barclays Line Up Deputy To Replace Outgoing Chairman

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.07.2012 | UK

Barclays is lining up inside candidate Sir Michael Rake for the job of repairing the scandal-hit bank's reputation, reports said on Thursday. It is...

'Unfair And Unfounded' - Bob Diamond Strikes Back At MPs

Posted 10.07.2012 | UK

Bob Diamond has angrily rejected suggestions that he misled MPs over regulators' concerns about activities at Barclays. The bank's former boss said...

Sir Mervyn King 'Told Barclays To Sack Bob Diamond'

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.07.2012 | UK

Bank of England boss Sir Mervyn King told Barclays its chief executive Bob Diamond no longer had the support of his regulators before he quit, MPs hea...

It's Still A Bob Or Two: Diamond Gives Up £20m Payout - But Still Gets £2m In Benefits

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.07.2012 | UK

In the wake of the rate-rigging scandal, former Barclays boss Bob Diamond has voluntarily waived a £20m bonus package - but will still walk away wit...

Mega Jokes Of The Week: Seven Days Of Twitter Funnies

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 06.07.2012 | UK Comedy

And what a week it's been. Megabus - our favourite of all the Transformers - was the subject of a terrorist threat by a Pot Noodle/e-cigarette/rolled-...

Barclays Share Price Rises After Bob Diamond's Resignation

PA | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK

Barclays shares were nearly 2% higher as investors appeared to back Bob Diamond's decision to step down as the bank's chief executive. After a vola...

Mervyn King Pushed For Bob Diamond's Resignation, According To BBC

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK

Pressure was exerted on Bob Diamond to quit his role as CEO of Barclays bank by the governor of the Bank of England, it has been reported. Accordin...

Marcus Agius And Five More Unwelcome Comebacks

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK

News of the dramatic "unresignation" of Marcus Agius, the former Barclays chairman who returned to the role of executive chairman after just one day, ...

'The Barclays Effect' Has Amazing Repercussions On Other News Stories

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK Comedy

The aftershock of Marcus Agius resigning as Barclay's chairman only to return to work a day later has had amazing repercussions on the rest of this we...

READ: Bob Diamond's Resignation In Full

Posted 03.07.2012 | UK

Barclays today announces the resignation of Bob Diamond as Chief Executive and a Director of Barclays with immediate effect. Marcus Agius will become ...

Cashing In: Scandal-Hit Barclays Still One Of World's 20 Most Profitable Banks

PA | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK

As Barclays was engulfed in the rate-rigging scandal, it was still named as one of the 20 most profitable banks in the world. Last year's profits h...

Marcus Agius To Leave Position On BBC Board

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK

Former Barclays chairman Marcus Agius will leave his position on the BBC executive board in November when his term expires. The Harvard educated ba...

Clegg Raises Pressure On Diamond

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK

Nick Clegg today ramped up the pressure on Bob Diamond by indicating he believed the Barclays chief executive should follow lead of the bank's chairma...

Barclays Shares Rise After Agius Exit

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK

Barclays shares rose by more than 5% to the top of London's leading shares index as investors responded to Marcus Agius's decision to resign as chairm...

The Fall Guy: Barclays Chairman Marcus Agius Stands Down From Bank

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK

The rate-rigging scandal claimed its first scalp on Monday as Barclays confirmed its chairman Marcus Agius is to step down. Agius, who was chairman...

Marcus Agius Has Forty Year Career

PA | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK

Marcus Agius joined the board of Barclays in September 2006 as a non-executive director and succeeded Matthew Barrett as chairman in January 2007. ...