Wall Street Diarist

May 1977
New Republic;5/21/77, Vol. 176 Issue 21, p68
Focuses on issues related to banks and banking in the United States and Wall Street. View that banks have focused more and more on overseas business; View that the cornerstone of international banking still is Wall Street; Description of the buildings of several financial institutions; View that although New York may be decaying, Wall Street carries on in grand fashion the role of international financier, which has stretched over the last 500 years; Issues related to bank loans; Willingness of the bankers to lend money to Latin American countries.


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