Investment Banking in England 1856-1881 (RLE Banking & Finance): Volume Two, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Investment Banking in England 1856-1881 (RLE Banking & Finance)

Volume Two, 1st Edition

By Phillip Cottrell


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Paperback: 9780415751780
pub: 2014-03-10

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This and the previous volume chart the history of financial institutions in England in the mid-late nineteenth century as well as examining the periods of boom and bust, their causes and effects. Using hitherto unpublished sources from the International Financial Society this book provides an unrivalled record of the development of the modern banking industry.

Table of Contents

Part 3: The International Financial Society and the Economy, 1866-1882. 14. The Depression, 1866-1869. 15. The Boom of the Early 1870s 16. The End of an Era, 1873-77. 17. The International Financial Society 1878-1882. 18. The International Finance Society, the Finance Companies and the Development of the English Capital Market. Notes. Bibliography.

About the Series

Routledge Library Editions: Banking & Finance

Current interest in the history of money and banking remains strong and it is opportune to survey developments both in the UK, USA, Europe and Asia. This set provides historical analysis which incorporates research from the early twentieth century onwards in a form that is both accessible to students of money & banking and economists, economic historians and bankers

This set re-issues 38 volumes originally published between 1900 and 2000. It charts the history of early banking, discusses banking in the UK, Europe,Japan and the USA, analyses banks as multinationals, the UK mortgage market, banking policy and structure and examines specific sectors such as gilts and gold.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Banks & Banking