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Report from Committee of Secrecy of the Honourable House of Commons on the Bank of England Charter

Hansard (printer) London 1832 189pp.

Nathan Mayer Rothschild


Report and evidence from the parliamentary Committee of Secrecy on the Bank of England Charter, 1832, which investigated the role of the Bank of England and the British system of banking and currency. Nathan Rothschild gave evidence on exchange rates and the market for gold. The transcript of his evidence appears at pp. 381-393. A partially summarised version can be found in A digest of the evidence on the bank charter taken before the committee of 1832 (London: James Ridgway, 1833. xxii, 296pp.) pp.100-105

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