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 Using hitherto unpublished sources from the International Financial Society this book provides an unrivalled record of the development of the modern banking industry.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.