Jenkins: “We have made some serious mistakes in the last few years”

Business quote of the day.

The new chief executive of Barclays Antony Jenkins holds his hands up at a conference in New York, but says he will “move quickly” to repair the bank’s reputation. Although he ruled out any sale of the investment banking arm, the new chief said that some parts of the business were set to shrink.

Helen Roxburgh is the online editor of economia.

 

Barclays, Photograph: Getty Images

Helen Roxburgh is the online editor of Economia

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The NS Podcast #230: It's (New) Party Time

The New Statesman podcast.

Helen is joined by Anoosh to consider whether a new political party would have any chance of success in the UK. Then they discuss the TV shows everyone really likes to watch but doesn't admit to and analyse why the quality of Don't Tell The Bride has declined. Finally, a bumper You Asked Us section including listener questions on social care, punching Nazis, the Tory economic agenda and more.

You can subscribe to the podcast through iTunes here or with this RSS feed: http://rss.acast.com/newstatesman, or listen using the player below.

 

Further reading:

The NS centenary debate from 2013 - did the left win the twentieth century?

Meet the Ivanka Voter by Anne Helen Petersen on Buzzfeed.

Anoosh on the EDL.

Why is Love Island so Tory?

How Don't Tell the Bride lost its spark

Take Me Out and the failures of feminism by Alan White.