Swiss banks agree to pay $1.25 billion in connection with claims concerning bank accounts appropriated during World War II. August 10, 2018 No Comments Reference: http://www.swissbankclaims.com/overview.aspx https://www.nytimes.com/2005/04/14/nyregion/for-betrayal-by-swiss-bank-and-nazis-21-million.html Back to Timeline Related Previous Post Next Post You may also like September 15, 2018 May 9, 2018. US president signs a measure requiring the US State Department to monitor what European countries have done to compensate Holocaust victims who had assets stolen by Nazis. June 15, 1988 In 1988, Canada agrees to transfer 250,000 square miles of land to First Nation peoples. June 15, 1990 In 1990, Austria pays $25 million for its role in the Holocaust.