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Burton, David (5 of 23) National Life Stories: City Lives

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:28:40

  • Shelf mark

    C409/077

  • Subjects

    Banking; Futures exchange

  • Recording date

    1992-10-06

  • Is part of (Collection)

    City Lives

  • Recording locations

    National Sound Archive studio, London

  • Interviewees

    Burton, David, 1937-, (speaker, male)

  • Interviewers

    Courtney, Cathy, 1954- (speaker, female)

  • Abstract

    Part 5 (tape 3 side A): Returned to London, 1966 and took position with Bank of America (BA). Describes BA: important trader in foreign exchange. DB became Chief dealer after six years with BA. Left to join Warburgs.

  • Description

    Interview with David Burton CBE, previously executive director at S G Warburg & Co Ltd (1979-1992), founder member of LIFFE (and Chairman 1988-1992).

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