Witch-hunt of Barclays whistleblower tests mettle of new UK regime
Fri, Apr 14, 2017 - 5:50 AM
Jes Staley, CEO of Barclays bank, persecuted a colleague but was not fired as it constituted a "petty failing", according to an analyst.
BARCLAYS chief executive Jes Staley's attempts to unmask a whistleblower will be a test case for a regime put in place last year that aims to hold bank bosses to account if they fail to defend reinforced standards.
At stake is not just the image of a bank whose chief...