Records of PF Nominees Ltd, mangement agents and financial advisors, Glasgow, Scotland

Scope and Content


  • Administrative records;
  • Minutes.

Administrative / Biographical History

PF Nominees Ltd,  Glasgow, Scotland was established in  1930  to act as managing agents, trustees, or nominees of property, lands, buildings, business concerns, financial investments, shares, stocks, licenses, patents, and mortgages. As listed in the articles of association its clients were any person, association, company, corporation, government, state or province, any municipal authority, or public body. The first directors were  James Finlay Muir (son of  Sir John Muir and partner in  James Finlay & Co Ltd, textile manufacturers, tea planters, and merchants,  Glasgow, Scotland), who was appointed chairman,  A M McGrigor,  J D Gatherd,  W Warrington, and  W H Marr. The company was dissolved in  1998 .


Arranged chronologically within record series.

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Appraisal Information

This material has been appraised in line with standard GB 248 procedures. Duplicates have been removed.


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Related Material

Material in other repositories: GB 059 Finlay Campbell & Co and Finlay Muir & Co (British Library: Oriental and India Office Collections)


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Additional Information

Description compiled in line with the following international standards: International Council on Archives, ISAD(G) Second Edition, September 1999and National Council on Archives, Rules for the construction of personal, place and corporate names

Scotland is the location of all place names in the administrative/biographical history element, unless otherwise stated.

Collection catalogued by members of Glasgow University Archive Services staff. Catalogue converted to Encoded Archival Description by Michelle Kaye, Archives Assistant (Cataloguing), May 2012. Additional material catalogued and converted into Encoded Archival Description by Peter Morphew, Cataloguing Archivist, January 2016.

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