All-Change in the City

The Revolution in Britain’s Financial Sector

  • Margaret Reid

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. The City Revolution

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Margaret Reid
      Pages 3-21
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  3. Markets and Institutions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 87-87
    2. Margaret Reid
      Pages 89-122
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      Pages 123-147
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  4. Policing the City: The Watchdogs

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 203-203
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      Pages 205-241
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  5. Back Matter
    Pages 267-288

About this book

Introduction

An analysis placing London in its global setting and tracing with new detail, the origins of the "Big Bang". It attempts to analyze the less familiar evolution of city institutions, including the big banks whose business is examined with particular emphasis on the Bank of England.

Keywords

bank Clearing investment

Authors and affiliations

  • Margaret Reid
    • 1
  1. 1.LondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-349-07005-3
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1988
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Economics & Finance Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-07007-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-07005-3
  • About this book