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Barclays-Qatar: Charges against former CEO dismissed

By Emily Casswell

21 June 2019

Barclays-Qatar: Charges against former CEO dismissed Credit: iStock.com/_ultraforma_

The Court of Appeal of England and Wales has dismissed charges against John Varley, the former CEO of Barclays Bank. However, three other ex-Barclays executives will be retried in the SFO’s landmark fraud case.