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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_banking

The history of banking refers to the development of banks and banking throughout history, with banking defined by contemporary sources as an organization which provides facilities for acceptance of deposits and provision of loans. The history begins with the first prototype banks of merchants of the ancient ...... Cheques were invented in the 1600s in England and banks settled ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/First_Bank_of_the_United_States

The President, Directors and Company, of the Bank of the United States, commonly known as the First Bank of the United States, was a national bank, chartered ...

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Jul 7, 2016 ... At the time, Biggins was working for the Flatbush National Bank in ... It wasn't until 1958, though, that the first national credit card issuer joined ...

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Oct 9, 2008 ... These are not the first banks in the world, which trace back to early ... only existing commercial institution created by the Parliament of Scotland.

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The world's first bank on record was the Taula de la Ciutat, which opened in Barcelona in 1401. Banking ... Who was the first person to invent music? A: Music  ...

www.ushistory.org/tour/first-bank.htm

The First Bank of the United States was needed because the government had a debt from the Revolutionary War, and each state had a different form of currency.

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Nov 27, 2013 ... Today banks provide a variety of services, but they actually have two main tasks. The first task is to accept deposits from people and keep their money ... He gave his name to the code of dots and dashes which he invented.

www.investopedia.com/articles/07/banking.asp

Sep 5, 2014 ... With the exception of the extremely wealthy, very few people buy their homes in ... Banks have been around since the first currencies were minted, ... cancellations and resurrections, created a uniform national currency and set ...

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HISTORY OF BANKING including The Fugger dynasty, Banks and cheques, ... They make their first loan to a Habsburg archduke in 1487, taking as security an ...

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Florentine bankers invented letters of credit and treasury bonds. ... It was the first bank to get involved in managing public debt and was described by Niccolo' ...