The Year in Business, Educational and Financial History

7 Jan – The first commercial bank in the United States, the Bank of North America, opened for business (1782). 16 Jan – The Pope appointed the Medici family as the official bankers of the Papacy (1412). 8 Feb – The NASDAQ, originally the National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations, started business (1971). 23… Read More The Year in Business, Educational and Financial History