RepositorySpecial Collections Archives (GB 0029)
Ref NoEUL MS 143/3/2
Alt Ref NoB.43
Date1990
LevelFile
TitlePapers relating to Banking, Finance, Stock Exchange and Insurance matters
DescriptionFolder of papers, mainly presscuttings but also magazine articles and Crusoe's own notes, relating to banking, finance, stock exchange and insurance matters. Topics covered include Iraq's accusations of neighbouring countries producing forged Iraqi banknotes to undermine its national currency, the establishment of the Baghdad Stock Exchange and the Socialist Bank, GDP statistics, problems at the Rafidain Bank, HM Treasury rulings on Iraqi bank accounts, pensions, gold, loans and securities, an article from 'Euromoney' (September 1990) on 'Who bankrolled Saddam?', an assessment of Financial Institutions in Iraq published in the 'Journal of Economic Co-operation among Islamic Countries' (Jan-April 1990), international banking statistics and discussion of international banks' handling of Iraq's loans and debts.
LanguageEnglish
Access StatusOpen
Creator_NameCrusoe; Jonathan Richard Huthwaite (1953-1991); journalist and writer
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