Search

Globalization

The story of Goldman Sachs is a tale of global growth, entering new markets and advancing economic opportunities for clients and communities around the world.

+ Themes Globalization

The Late 1990s Dot-Com Bubble Implodes in 2000

Investors avidly trade dot-com stocks from internet startups, until the bubble burst in 2000.

Globalization

The Tokyo Stock Exchange Reopens in 1949

Closed shortly after Japan surrendered in 1945, the Tokyo Stock Exchange resumes operations in May 1949, contributing to the stabilization and growth of postwar Japan.

Globalization

Landmark Investment in Goldman Sachs by Sumitomo Bank

Goldman Sachs accepts a US$500 million investment and limited partnership interest by Sumitomo Bank in order to meet capital requirements.

Clients , Globalization

Fried. Krupp, Ltd., One of First Post-War Offerings from Germany

Goldman Sachs acts as lead manager for the US$10 million Fried. Krupp, Ltd. note offering, one of the first from postwar Germany.

Clients , Globalization

Amid U.K.'s "Big Bang" Deregulation, Goldman Sachs Joins Newly Formed International Stock Exchange

In 1986, Goldman Sachs joins the International Stock Exchange in London and becomes a primary dealer in U.K. government securities, cementing the firm's position as a leading participant in the evolving global capital markets.

Clients , Globalization

Helping a State-Owned Company in India Tap Global Markets

Goldman Sachs is the lead manager of Indian Petrochemicals Corporation Limited (IPCL)’s US$85 million offering of global depositary receipts—the first international offering for an Indian government-owned company.

Clients , Globalization

Speculative Attacks Force East Asian Countries to Let their Currencies Float, Resulting in the Asian Financial Crisis of 1997

In the summer of 1997, capital flight forces several East Asian countries to let their currencies float: the ensuing Asian Financial Crisis threatens the international financial system.

Globalization