Tuesday, January 13, 2009

It just gets worse…..

Barclays planning 2,100 job cuts

Barclays is to cut at least 2,100 jobs globally across its investment banking and wealth management businesses, the BBC has learned.

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4 thoughts on “It just gets worse…..

  • Hang on didn’t Barclay’s just buy what was left of Leman Brothers late last year. I would have thought their investment banking arm would have been growing not shrinking. It must have been more worthless than everyone thought.

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  • barclays has a huge exposure to CDS.Not surprising they are cutting staff. I think it is only the first wave.

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  • You_talkin_to_me? says:

    Wow now there will be a lot of pent up demand for cardboard boxes (to live in).

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  • know I can see why there shares dropped today !!

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