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You'll see political pressure on the Fed to be much less accommodative...influence on the Fed is going to be a significant consequence of the election.
The growing awareness of and support for responsible investing has led to it becoming inherent to the investment processes of many institutional investors.
The growing momentum in attaining our strategic goals means we can feel optimistic of our prospects of completing the restructuring of Barclays.
Our core businesses are performing well, non-core rundown is approaching the final lap toward closure, we are on top of costs, and our capital position is resilient with strong reasons for confidence in meeting our end state target.
They are data dependent. I think what they see in the labor markets and what they see in the underlying economy ... that's what's driving this move up in interest rates.
If there is a correlation between where interest rates go, economic growth, the labor market ... that should translate also into a pretty good environment for corporations.
I'm not quite sure I'd make that connection that rising interest rates will hurt the equity markets.
Taken together, the picture in the second quarter is one of strong and accelerating progress against our strategy.
Our core business of the transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank generated a return on tangible equity (ROTE) of 11 percent, that's one of the best returns of any bank in the world, so our core business did quite well.
The answers are complex but our position is not: we will not break our stride in delivering the Barclays of the future. The bank has serviced clients in London for more than 325 years. The strategy we announced on 1 March, 2016 was not conditional on the UK remaining in the EU. We are a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank, anchored in the UK and the US.
The strategy we announced on March 1, 2016 was not conditional on the UK remaining in the EU. We are a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank, anchored in the U.K. and the U.S.
Many questions will be asked in the coming days about what happens next. We have stood in service of our customers and clients for over 325 years. We have been here for them through equally profound changes before.
There is of course more we need to do and areas where I believe we can move much faster to deliver the high performing Group that Barclays can and should be.
The challenge we need to do is wind down our non-core assets as we simplify Barclays business model.