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Barclays have more than 325 years of history and expertise in banking. They began in Lombard Street, London later launching of the world’s first ATM and innovative mobile phone payments services. They move, lend, invest and protect money for customers and clients worldwide.
During the Apartheid regime there was a 16-year campaign to force Barclays Bank to withdraw from South Africa. The campaign started in 1970 as a result of Barclays' involvement in financing the Cabora Bassa dam in Mozambique. Barclays Bank withdrew from South Africa in 1986.
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Barclays. 2016. About us. [ONLINE] Available at: https://www.home.barclays/about-barclays.html?. [Accessed 26 October 2016].
African Activist . 2016. Boycott Barclays Don't Bank on Apartheid . [ONLINE] Available at: http://africanactivist.msu.edu/image.php?objectid=32-131-2B3. [Accessed 26 October 2016].