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 Partners With Northern Powerhouse to Address the Skills Attainment Gap
A Barclays colleague, who had joined the organisation as an apprentice, took centre stage in promoting private sector efforts to close the education and skills gap between north and south this week. Natasha Lackenby, part of the Operational Communications and Planning team based in Middlesbrough, Teesside, helped launch a new report alongside former Chancellor George Osborne and other...
Feb 8, 2018 10:45 AM ET
Digital Empowerment | Barclays Helps Morty Launch Easy Mortgage App
It started with a realisation. A mortgage is the biggest transaction of any person’s life, and no one was helping buyers to shop around. It’s madness. So we set about building a platform that empowers the user – and gets them the best possible deal. As consumers ourselves, we understand the pain and struggles that come with filling out a mortgage form. We want to take all of that away....
Jan 18, 2018 9:20 AM ET
Sustainable Growth: Barclays Launches New Range of Green Finance Products
Barclays has become the first UK bank to launch a range of green finance products to help its corporate clients fund low-carbon projects and investments. The new range, launched today, includes loans, deposits, asset finance and innovation finance for accelerating green investment in firms, from small businesses to large corporates. Karl Nolson, head of global lending group at...
Dec 19, 2017 7:10 AM ET
Barclays’ Annual Technology and Futures Conference: The Age of Connection
Hundreds of decision-makers and innovators from the finance and technology sectors and beyond have gathered in London for the Barclays New Frontiers conference to consider what Barclays Group CEO Jes Staley called “the new age of connection”. The assembly was the latest incarnation of Barclays’ long-running “Digital Conference”, now renamed to reflect that innovation stretches beyond...
Nov 16, 2017 8:05 AM ET
Barclays Supports Living Wage Week: "I’ve Got So Much More Freedom”
Before Julia Jemeljanenko started her job at Barclays, the most she ever earned was £7.40 an hour. Despite working a 50-hour week, she had very little money, even for essentials. “After rent and travel, I would have about £70 left for the month,” she says. “My secret was eating once a day. At work I would get vouchers for lunch, and I would save them to use at the end of my shift, and...
Nov 9, 2017 11:25 AM ET