Barclays sets up private bank in France and Italy

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Barclays Private Bank has established a presence in France and Italy by making new appointments in Paris and Milan to bring a full range of advisory and discretionary products and services to Family Offices and HNW clients, the British bank announced this morning. The announcement comes three years after Barclays closed its retail banking operations in France,  and as rival HSBC is reported to be in the final stages of selling its retail banking subsidiary in the country. Bernard Corneau and Carlo Baronio have been appointed as heads of Private Bank Coverage in France and Italy respec...

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Christopher Copper-Ind is editor-in-chief of International Investment. Before this, he was editorial director of The Business Year, from 2014 to 2017.