Corporate finance records

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 3277 JHSBC/CF
  • Dates of Creation
      1919 - 1953
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      c 86 files

Scope and Content

The corporate finance clients of J. Henry Schroder Banking Corporation were largely outside the United States. Larger transactions, such as bond issues, were usually carried out in syndication with other banks.

Public entity clients include:

  • Argentina (including the city of Buenos Aires)
  • Brazil (including the states of Minas Gerais and São Paulo)
  • Bulgaria
  • Chile
  • Finland (the city of Helsinki)
  • Germany (the cities of Berlin and Hamburg and the Free State of Prussia)
  • Guatemala
  • Peru
  • Kingdom of the Serbs, Croats and Slovenes [Yugoslavia]

Corporate clients or transactions involving corporate bodies include:

  • Arbed (Aciéries Réunies de Burbach-Eich-Dudelange)
  • Bates Valve Bag
  • Bechtel
  • Berlin Electric Elevated Underground Railway
  • Breuer, Möller
  • Commerz und Privat Bank
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Duquesne
  • Electric Power Corporation
  • Electric Shareholdings Corporation
  • European Mortgage and Investment Corporation
  • Foreign Light and Power
  • Francisco Sugar
  • Gelsenkirchen Mining
  • General Motors
  • Hamburg American Line
  • International Railways of Central America
  • Minor C. Keith
  • New York Hamburg Corporation
  • Nippon Electric Power
  • Northern States Power
  • Potash Syndicate of Germany
  • Prudential Investors
  • Prussian Electric
  • Rheinelbe Union
  • Ruhr Chemical
  • Ruhr Gas
  • Swiss American Electric
  • United Steel Works