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Barclays publishes response to Salz Review

25 Apr 2013, 09:00 BST

Barclays has published its response to the Salz Review, an independent report into the bank’s business practices.

The Board is committed to implementing all of the recommendations and to publishing an account of our progress in doing so going forward.     

Barclays Chairman Sir David Walker and Group Chief Executive Antony Jenkins, in a joint statement.

The Review was commissioned to examine Barclays’ values, principles and standards of operation – the historical culture – and to make recommendations for change.

This response affirms Barclays’ commitment to fully implementing all of the recommendations contained in the Salz Review and outlines how it intends to put them into practice.

In a joint statement, Barclays Chairman Sir David Walker and Group Chief Executive Antony Jenkins said: “Barclays has now completed the examination of the 34 formal recommendations contained in the Review’s report that we committed to when it was published earlier this month. This report (PDF 3MB) is our response to those recommendations and strives to outline our approach to implementing each of those in a clear and transparent fashion. The Board is committed to implementing all of the recommendations and to publishing an account of our progress in doing so going forward.”

Barclays’ response:

Read Barclays’ full response to the Salz Review (PDF 3MB)

Salz Review:

Read the Salz Review report (PDF 3MB)  

Salz Review terms of reference (PDF 72KB)