Sardes: the city where financial systems were born

Şubat 23, 2019

Monetary Fund and Finance are two economical models that shape our present. We never seperate any event from monetary system so our life is strictly related to money and finance. Do you know how everything started? I am gonna bring you to Sardes where money was born.

Sardes was the capital of Lydian Empire. It is located in Manisa province of Turkey in present. Before that period, trade-that exchange was basis- was used. Lydians pressed coins and money was used. They created a monetary system. Financial systems have an important location in our life since this period.

This is the story of finance in history briefly.

Sardes city