National Geographic : 1919 Oct
ANALYSING AN INVESTMENT In making the analysis of a recent proposition for a bond issue we employed -Two Lawyers-One Accountant-Two Engineers -An Expert in Municipal Government-A Tax Expert -An Industrial Organizer in addition to our own experts in credit and banking The specialists and experts used in making the analysis of the security back of an issue of bonds are often more numerous than in this case. Accurate Information is Indispensable. What are your facilities? The BOND DEPARTMENT of he CONTINENTAL and COMMERCIAL BANKS CHICAGO offers for sale only securities which have been approved by experts who have spent years in the study of investment problems-whose experience has covered a wide field. These Banks offer to their customers only securities in which they have invested their own money. Our Officers will be glad to discuss with you, either in person or by corre spondence, any question in regard to investments. A DEPARTMENT for the SAFEKEEPING OF SECURITIES has been provided and has given great satisfaction to our customers. COUPONS AND INTEREST RETURNS on securities placed in safekeeping are collected when due and the proceeds are credited or remitted as the owner may desire. The charge is negligible. The FINANCIAL SERVICE offered by these banks is complete: Com mercial Banking, Letters of Credit, Foreign Exchange, Travelers' Checks, Bonds and Investment Securities, Trusts, Savings, Safe Deposit, Safekeeping. Send for booklet of Investment Offerings RESOURCES MORE THAN $450,000,000 ~LLLI~LLL~ IIII~ l~l~lliillllll11111 llllllillllli11111111111 11 1111111 illiillllilll 11111111illlllilllllltlllii "Mention The Geographic-It identifies you"