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Trustee savings banks. 1896. Return to an order of the Honourable the House of Commons, dated 26 February 1897;--for, returns "(1) from each savings bank in England and Wales, Scotland, Ireland, and the Channel Islands, containing, in columns, the names of the officers, their respective salaries, and other allowances, if any; the amount of security each gives; the annual expenses of management, inclusive of all payments and salaries, for the year ended the 20th day of November 1896; the rate per centum per annum on the capital of the bank for the expenses of management; the rate of interest paid to depositors on the various amounts of deposit, and the average rate of interest on all accounts; the number of accounts remaining open; the total amount owing to depositors; the total amount invested with the Commissioners for the Reduction of the National Debt; the balance in the hands of the Treasurer at the 20th day of November 1896; the total amount of the separate surplus fund on the 20th day of November 1896; other assets, including estimated value of bank premises, furniture, &c.; the total assets; the total amount of government stock standing to the credit of depositors; the number and amount of annuities granted; and the average cost of each transaction; also the year in which business commenced in each bank, and the name of the day or days, and the number of hours in the week, on which the banks are open for the deposit and withdrawal of moneys; including in such return a list of all such savings banks as, under the provisions of the act 26 Vict. c. 14, or otherwise, have been closed and have transferred their funds, or any part thereof, to the post office savings banks; showing, in each case, the number of such banks, as well as the number and amount of depositors' accounts so transferred, and the amount of compensation, if any, made to all or any of the officers of such banks respectively; and showing also the years in which such banks were respectively opened and closed, and the number and amount of their depositors' balances, and the number of days and hours in each week on which the same banks were open for public business at the close of the year next preceding the date of such closing; distinguishing the same, as in the form of the return, for each separate county, as well as collectively, for England and Wales, Scotland, Ireland, and the Channel Islands, and for the United Kingdom; and (2) for the year ending the 20th day of November 1896, showing the total number of depositors in trustee savings banks; the total number of deposits; the average amount of each deposit account; the average sums paid in and drawn out; the total number of persons who have deposited in single sums the entire amount allowed to be deposited during the year (in continuation of Parliamentary Papers, nos. 197 and 362, of session 1896)." [electronic resource].

Author/Creator:
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons.
Other Title:
Cockton index title: Return of Savings Banks in United Kingdom, showing Number of Officers, Expenses of Management, Rates of Interest, Accounts open, Amounts owing to Depositors, Investments with National Debt Coms., Balances, Assets, Government Stock, Annuities, Business Hours; Return of Number of Depositors in Trustee Savings Banks, 1895-96
19th century House of Commons sessional papers
Parliamentary papers
Publication:
Cambridge [eng.] : Proquest LLC, 2006.
Series:
Accounts and papers
[1897] ; (232)
Accounts and papers
Format/Description:
Government document
Book
1 online resource (88 p.: Table).
Subjects:
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons
Great Britain -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Contents:
Vol.LXXX.673, 88 pp.
Notes:
Title from front cover.
1 online resource (88 p.: Table). Cambridge, UK.
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Microfilm. Cambridge : Chadwyck-Healey [19801983] Fiche no. 103.739-740.
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