TITLE

Establishing Roots in the Community

AUTHOR(S)
Scarborough, Melanie
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Community Banker;Jan2007, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the causes and the early development of mutual funding institutions in Europe. The author says that in early 20th century, mainstream European banks did not treat immigrants at par with original residents causing them to develop a separate funding institutions within the immigrant communities. He cites the example of Madison Bohemian Savings Bank which was established by immigrants from Bohemia settled in Baltimore.
ACCESSION #
23663076

 

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