Barclays and the Climb to History

Barclays and the Climb to History

Monday, May 18, 2015 - 9:00am

CAMPAIGN: Access to financing

CONTENT: Multimedia with summary

From the first steam railway to the Morris motorcar, Barclays has a long heritage of supporting pioneers. In late September 1975, the then international arm of Barclays – Barclays Bank International – sponsored a successful British expedition to the top of Mount Everest via the previously unconquered South West Face.