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Monday, 24 November 2014

Barclays' ambitions take another step up

Reach for the Stars and Stripes

The UK lender is mulling a U.S. retail banking acquisition. The prospect of hotmoney taxes may have created an incentive to amass U.S. retail deposits following Barclays' Lehman buy. Either way, a community banking presence will help Barclays be taken seriously in Washington.



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