Barclays (BCS) names Antony Jenkins as CEO to replace Bob Diamond, who resigned in the wake of...

|About: Barclays PLC (BCS)|By:, SA News Editor

Barclays (BCS) names Antony Jenkins as CEO to replace Bob Diamond, who resigned in the wake of the Libor scandal. The appointment of Jenkins, who is the head of the firm's retail and business banking operations, comes as Barclays faces investigations and lawsuits over the Libor scandal, and a probe into its Middle East fundraising in 2008. (PR)