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A bit of history


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interesting to see how how Edward V111 stayed in Cascais in the early part of the war and was associated with Snr Espirto Santo ( the founder of the bank which is now Novo Banco)

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I think you'll find it was the grandfather Espirito Santo who founded the original foreign exchange business.

 

https://pt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Banco_Espírito_Santo  

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thanks for the info

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