Barclays Plans To Name Jes Staley CEO Within a Few Weeks: FT

By Wallace WitkowskiMarketWatch Pulse

Barclays PLC plans to name former J.P. Morgan Chase investment banker Jes Staley as its new chief executive, the Financial Times reportedlate Monday. The appointment of Staley is expected to be announced in the next few weeks, subject to regulator approval, FT reported, citing sources close to the matter.

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