Barclays PLC, through its subsidiaries, provides various financial products and services worldwide. It offers personal and business banking services, credit cards, transactional and other lending products, and investment products and services. The company also provides financial advice, primary capital raising and capital markets execution, risk and liquidity management, sales and trading, consumer payments, and wealth management services. It serves corporates, financial institutions, institutional investors, governments, consumers, high and ultra-high net worth individuals, and family offices. The company was formerly known as Barclays Bank Limited and changed its name to Barclays PLC in January 1985. Barclays PLC was founded in 1896 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.