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Industrial and Commercial Finance Corporation

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of London

1945 January: the Government, recognising the problems of financing business first highlighted in 1931 in the Macmillan report, announced plans to establish 2 new financial organisations, one for large-scale industrial finance, Finance Corporation for Industry, the other for financing of small businesses - the latter was called Industrial and Commercial Finance Corporation[1]

1945 July: Corporation registered[2]

1954 Ninth general meeting[3]

1983 Became part of the new organisation Investors in Industry (3i)[4]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Jan 24, 1945
  2. The Times (London, England), Tuesday, Jul 24, 1945
  3. The Times, May 13 1954
  4. The Times, Jul 05, 1983