The first bank was established in Italy in SOS. Other banks were established as follows :

Bank of Year

Venice..... ................1151

Geneva.....................1345

Barcelona.................1401

Genoa......................1407

Amsterdam......... ......1G07

Hamburg..................1619

Rotterdam..................1635

Stockholm..................16S8

Bank of Year

England...................1694

Scotland.....................1695

Copenhagen................1736

Berlin.....................1765

Ireland.....................1783

St. Petersburg..............1780

France.....................1803

New York(U. S.)..........1784