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Ethical carelessness, sexism and misogyny contributed to Barclays fraud, court hears

By James Thomas

08 June 2020

Ethical carelessness, sexism and misogyny contributed to Barclays fraud, court hears Skyline of Canary Wharf, London, with Barclays HQ (Credit: shutterstock.com/Roberto La Rosa)

Barclays Bank employees knowingly engaged in unethical practices to commit fraud against PCP Capital Partners in a 2008 investment deal, a barrister for the investment firm said.