IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND 1891–2011
Geoffroy de Lassus
In 1881, it was boldness and daring by the management of the Comptoird’ Escompte de Paris that led to the decision to open two branches: one in Melbourne and one in Sydney. It was a move motivated the bank’s wish to become a bigger player in financing the importation of Australian wool to France.
287 mm x 276 mm