Record quarters for DCM and ECM at Barclays

By Jasper Cox
29 Jul 2020

The primary capital markets issuance boom of the past three months helped Barclays report strong investment bank results for the second quarter on Wednesday.

The bank made £463m in debt capital market fees, up 24% year-on-year, and £185m in equity capital markets fees, up 78%. This more than offset a slump in advisory fees, which at £84m were down 62%.

Barclays said DCM and ECM enjoyed their best quarters when denominated ...

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