The Rothschild Archive has made over 25,000 digital images documenting the history of Rothschilds and Brazil available online.
N M Rothschild & Sons in London has a long history of involvement in Brazil. The firm's initial business with Brazil was in merchant banking activities and bullion dealing, but in 1855 it became the Brazilian government's financial agent in London and went on to handle the government's borrowing in the London capital markets and be closely concerned with the country's fiscal, commercial and exchange rate policy. More...
DocumentationExtensive documentation of this history is preserved in The Rothschild Archive in London. Key series, with material dating from 1815-1940, have been scanned and made available online to allow access to researchers regardless of their geographic location.
Online material will be available, free of charge, to all bona fide researchers. More...