A Handy Guide to Safe Investments by Gresham OmniumA Handy Guide to Safe Investments by Gresham Omnium

A Handy Guide to Safe Investments

byGresham Omnium

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1860 Excerpt: ...in the above-named year with Messrs. Eothschild. The capital is £6,400,000 issued at 82 per cent., in bonds bearing interest at 5 per cent. There is a sinking fund attached of 1 per cent., which operates by purchase, the sinking fund being in fact a perpetual annuity, and being irredeemable unless by the consent of the holder. The certificate bonds, of various amounts, are convertible, at the option of the holder, into an inscription in his name in the Great Book of the State. The dividends are payable, at the fixed exchange of 3s. Id. per silver rouble, at Messrs. Bothschild and Sons', London; or in St. Petersburgb. liUSSIAN INSCRIPTIONS, SIX PEE CENT. This fund had its origin in the founding of paper money in 1817. Very little is done in this stock in London. The dividends are payable, January 1 and July 1, at St. Petersburgh. TUrsSIAN METAXHCS, 1820. This loan was contracted by Messrs. Baring Brothers and Co., London, and by Messrs. Hope and Co., Amsterdam, for 40 millions of silver roubles, at a fixed exchange of 36'. Id. per silver rouble. They bear interest at 5 per cent. The bonds are of two classes--Sillem, of 500 roubles each, payable in Hamburgh; and Barings, of various sums, payable in London. Neither description, however, is much known on the Stock Exchange. The dividends are payable, March 1 and September 1, in St. Petersburgh, in specie; or at Messrs. Baring Brothers and Co., London, on payment of merchant's commission. EUSSIAN METALLICS, 1832. This loan was contracted with Messrs. Hope and Co., of Amsterdam, and was issued in bonds of 500 roubles each, bearing 5 per cent. interest. The capital is 40 million silver roubles, at the fixed exchange of 3s. Id. The dividends are payable, June 1 and December 1, at Baring Brothers, London; or Me...
Title:A Handy Guide to Safe InvestmentsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:38 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.08 inPublished:May 17, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217670733

ISBN - 13:9780217670739