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Rothschild keeps banking dynasty intact as heir takes reins

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By Sudip Kar-GuptaPARIS (Reuters) - Alexandre de Rothschild will replace his father David as chairman of the family-controlled Rothschild & Co investment bank, maintaining a dynasty founded more than 200 years ago by Mayer Amschel Rothschild.The Rothschilds, whose five arrows motif stems from the family's roots in Austrian nobility, have worked on some of the biggest deals in history, including helping finance Britain's war against French military leader Napoleon.Under David it successfully brought together the British and French branches of the family in an effort to strengthen its position ...

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First Published: Tue, April 17 2018. 15:08 IST