Published On: Tue, Oct 30th, 2018

Infographic: looking at the history of savings initiatives

Have you ever thought about how each savings initiative has changed over the years? In the following infographic, shares ISA provider, True Potential Investor has taken a step through time with this question in mind.

A brief history… the first known building society formed for groups of individuals who were looking to help each other to buy property?Or that the Bank of England was founded towards the end of the 17th century to fund the war effort against France? How about that the Amsterdam Stock Exchange was believed to be the world’s first stock market?

Take five minutes to browse through the full infographic below.

True Potential - Savings Initiatives through time FINAL