Access to financial and digital empowerment

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Access to financial and digital empowerment

We will improve access to financial services, including developing targeted products and services for individuals and small businesses. We will also provide digital and financial literacy skills training to help empower our customers.

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Barclays Hackathon Diary: 36 Hours, 1,045 Developers … and a Whole Lot of Pizza
Hackathon Diary Gorging on a mountain of pizzas, hula hooping and competing over renditions of Gangnam Style... not what you’d typically expect from a competition in the banking sector. Nevertheless, these were a few of the...
Oct 25, 2016 11:15 AM ET
Barclays Hackathon: Fighting for the Future of Banking
More than 1,000 fintech pioneers from two continents took part in a ground-breaking hackathon, organised by Barclays, to develop innovative technologies with the potential to revolutionise the banking sector.  
Oct 24, 2016 9:00 AM ET
Barclays and Per Scholas Partnership: Tech Training Helps Fill Cybersecurity Job Skills Gap
On Tuesday September 27th, our CEO Jes Staley and US colleagues joined Per Scholas in celebrating the grand opening of their new Brooklyn location. Built in partnership with Barclays, the expansion will allow Per Scholas to serve an additional 140 New Yorkers annually, expanding its impact to more than 550 New Yorkers trained every year.  Per Scholas is a nonprofit organization that...
Oct 19, 2016 9:00 AM ET
Barclays’ Shared Growth Ambition
Healthy economies need strong banks to drive economic growth and social progress. And Barclays has an opportunity to play a pivotal role in fostering innovation and facilitating inclusive, shared growth for all – today and for future generations.  Using the success of our 2015 Citizenship Plan as the foundation, this new chapter of Barclays’ Citizenship journey aligns to our strategy,...
Jun 22, 2016 10:00 AM ET
Barclays’ Shared Growth Ambition: Q&A with Diane Eshleman
Diane Eshleman is Barclays’ Head of Citizenship and Reputation. She is responsible for citizenship, corporate social policies and related strategic initiatives that drive value for all of Barclays’ stakeholders.  The questions I am asked most frequently are “What exactly is ‘Citizenship’ and why is it important to Barclays?”. First and foremost, Citizenship is not about philanthropy....
Jun 20, 2016 11:20 AM ET