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Jes Staley As New CEO Doesn't Mean Barclays Wants To Dominate European Investment Banking, And Suggesting Otherwise After I Just Ate Lunch Makes Me Sick: Guy

Literally, so please, don't mention it again.
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“I don’t think Staley as CEO signals they are going to double down or expand the investment bank, and the words ‘European investment-banking champion’ give me a tremendous amount of indigestion” after the financial crisis, said Joseph Dickerson, an analyst at Jefferies International Ltd., who has a buy rating on the stock. “The capital position of the European banks is still a lot lower than that of U.S. banks, so it’s hard to see how they’ll expand.” [Bloomberg, earlier]


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