In partnership with UNEP

With a long history of private client wealth management services, Barclays has the knowledge and experience to help you build your wealth, use and enjoy it, protect it and pass it on.

We have the international expertise to help you make the most of your finances if you are:

  • Living in the UK temporarily
  • Working, living or retiring outside of the UK
  • Looking for a safe home for your wealth in the UK or offshore.

You may want financial planning based on a close personal relationship. Or you might prefer to run your investment management and banking through online trading tools and online access to market information. We can provide you with any of these options.

As a Barclays client, our goal is to provide you with a wealth management service that recognises your unique needs.

Barclays wealth and investment management currently has £164 billion client assets under management1 worldwide (as at 31 December 2011)

  • International banking and investments
  • Asset management
  • Family wealth management
  • Financial planning
  • Estate planning
  • Brokerage
  • Online services onshore and offshore.
  • Barclays has a long tradition of excellence in developing trusts and estate planning structures for wealthy individuals and their families. We provide the one-to-one expertise you need in order to protect your assets. By gaining a real understanding of your requirements, we can offer you effective solutions based on our wealth of knowledge in trust law, investments and financial planning. We will then work closely with your own legal and tax advisers to implement a unique solution that meets your family's aspirations and requirements.

  • Your wealth may come from business or inheritance; it may be in many different countries and in diverse assets. We can be as hands-on or as hands-off as you like. If you want guidance, you can work with one of our expert investment managers to tailor your portfolio. That could be as simple as ensuring you get the best rates for short-term cash management, or a more complex undertaking to create an investment portfolio to grow your wealth for the long-term. If you prefer to trade and invest independently, we can provide expert market information, research and a comprehensive range of investment products through our award-winning brokerage and execution-only services.

  • Barclays can work with you to help you build up the funds you will need to enjoy your retirement. We will evaluate your goals, personal circumstances and projected living costs to set financial targets and look to achieve these using an investment plan that is tailored to you. We can help you: Set clear goals for your retirement Take control of your existing retirement savings Maximise your use of tax allowances Tailor an investment strategy to your needs Maximise your post-tax income in retirement Adapt to changing circumstances.

  • Wealth management is complex, but our philosophy is simple: the right structures can protect your wealth and secure valuable benefits for you and your family. By acting as your guide to wealth structuring, our insights can help you achieve your long-term financial objectives. We offer you: Innovative, flexible solutions from a highly rated group of experts A simpler way to manage your wealth, by using our technical expertise and administrative skills Our proven commitment to quality and client service excellence Advice you can trust based on a wealth of knowledge, and a desire to understand and manage your needs to deliver effective solutions.