Several U.K. politicians call for Barclays' (BCS) Bob Diamond to resign following the bank's...

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

Several U.K. politicians call for Barclays' (BCS) Bob Diamond to resign following the bank's attempted Libor manipulation. "This is the most corrosive failure of moral behaviour I have seen in a major U.K. financial institution in my career," says one politico. Says another: "If Barclays' board had an inch of backbone between them they would sack him."