A top Barclays banker has created a flutter in London’s financial circles by asserting that his then-wife Diana was behind a 3.25 billion pound ($4.08 billion) rescue deal during the 2008 financial crisis, rather than businesswoman Amanda Staveley.
Former Barclays head of investment banking and investment management in the Middle East, Roger Jenkins, leaves after an appearance at Westminster Magistrates Court in central London on July 3, 2017. (AFP)
DIC negotiator Amanda Staveley takes her seat before Liverpool took on Chelsea in their UEFA Champions League semi-final football match against Liverpool at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England, April 22, 2008. (AFP)
Diana Jenkins (l) and Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber al-Thani in a combined photo. (Supplied)