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Image of the Royal Festival Hall, venue for Barclays Annual General Meeting

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2014 Annual
General Meeting

The 2014 AGM will be held at 11:00 (UK time) on Thursday, 24 April 2014 at the Royal Festival Hall in London.

Recognition for our hard work

Continuing to have a positive impact

Barclays has recently been recognised for excellence by two external organisations, demonstrating how we’re continuing to have a positive impact on customers, clients and colleagues.

Barclays and BGF Entrepreneurs Index

Number of UK companies
grows by 7%

The Barclays and BGF Entrepreneurs Index that tracks the entrepreneurial lifecycle, has found the number of active companies in the UK increased by 7% in 2013 to form 2.9m companies.

Barclays Annual Report 2013

Annual Report 2013

The Barclays PLC Annual Report 2013 is now available.

The report contains an overview of our 2013 performance, a focus on our strategic direction, and a review of the businesses and areas underpinning our strategy.

The Barclays
Balanced Scorecard

The Balanced Scorecard is the final crucial piece of our plan – alongside our Purpose, Values and Behaviours – to embed the right culture in our business and become the ‘Go-To’ bank.

It defines what we need to achieve over the next five years to be well on the way to becoming the ‘Go-To’ bank. It clearly shows what success looks like across the 5Cs: Customer & Client, Colleague, Citizenship, Conduct, and Company.

A lady sitting

A Barclays trading floor in London.

31 Mar 2014, 10:00 BST

5 Million Young Futures: Spotlight on Zambia

Youth unemployment is an important issue all around the world, particularly in Zambia where more than half the population is under 20 years old.