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Schroders

Merchants & Bankers

  • Authors
  • Richard Roberts

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. Hamburg and London 1654–1918

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Richard Roberts
      Pages 81-114
    3. Richard Roberts
      Pages 115-151
    4. Richard Roberts
      Pages 152-165
  3. London and New York 1919–1959

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 167-167
    2. Richard Roberts
      Pages 169-212
    3. Richard Roberts
      Pages 213-248
    4. Richard Roberts
      Pages 249-279
    5. Richard Roberts
      Pages 280-312
    6. Richard Roberts
      Pages 313-354
    7. Richard Roberts
      Pages 355-414
  4. The International Firm Since 1960

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 415-415
    2. Richard Roberts
      Pages 417-454
    3. Richard Roberts
      Pages 455-478
    4. Richard Roberts
      Pages 479-512
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 513-616

About this book

Introduction

J.Henry Schroder Wagg & Co has been a leading merchant bank of the City of London for more than a century. This book tells its history, from its founding in 1818 by John Henry Schroder, a Hamburg merchant, through difficult times in the international slump of the early 1930s, to its rise to one of the largest and most prestigious of city firms in London today.

Keywords

bank depression Expansion finance growth instability leadership stability

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