United Dominions Trust
United Dominions Trust, United Dominions Trust (Commercial) Ltd. of 51 Eastcheap, London, EC3.
UDT International Finance
1926 Business included provision of financial service to the engineering and allied trades, especially the motor industry
1928 Had been providing hire-purchase finance for industry for 10 years including purchases of motor cars from the leading manufacturers
1969 The business included:
- Instalment credit (United Dominions Trust (Commercial))
- Commodity Markets
- Industrial and Commercial, including engineering, rental and maintenance of railway wagons, short-term hire of road and other constructional vehicles, a computer bureau, storage systems.
The business and branch network of British Wagon Co was being integrated with UDT's existing activities.
Sources of Information
- The Times July 24, 1925
- The Times July 27, 1926
- The Times Mar. 12, 1929
- The Times Sept. 11, 1969
- The Times Feb. 13, 1981