Tag: Banking


Should UEA cut ties with Barclays?

UEA’s banking with Barclays and the Barclays branch on campus has been questioned due to Barclays funding over over £66.5 billion in funding for fossil fuel over the past three years.   Barclays’ lease with UEA is set to expire on January 10, 2021. At the time of publication, Ian Callaghan, member of the Finance Committee as the Chief Resource Officer and University Secretary, has not responded for…


The finance round-up

UK banks to be reviewed by the Serious Fraud Office in wake of South African corruption scandal. The SFO and other financial regulators are to investigate whether HSBC and Standard Chartered were involved in a South African corruption scandal. Labour peer Lord Peter Hain suggested that up to £400m of funds may have been laundered,…