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Monday, 22 September 2014

Barclays' capital-raising may not inspire copycats

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The £4.5bn open offer worked for the UK bank. But it s unlikely to start a trend. It s as much a share price lottery as a rights issue, longterm investors are scarce, and the model may not help lesser names. What matters now is how Barclays uses its strengthened balance sheet.



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