Banking & finance
Burton, David (19 of 23) National Life Stories: City Lives
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Burton, David, 1937-, (speaker, male)
Courtney, Cathy, 1954- (speaker, female)
Part 19 (tape 10 side A): worked hard to generate positive interest in LIFFE: met in Institute of Mechanical Engineers. Good response from American institutions like J.P. Morgan and Salomon Brothers: details. DB emphasises importance of public relations for LIFFE. Details of membership applications to LIFFE.
Interview with David Burton CBE, previously executive director at S G Warburg & Co Ltd (1979-1992), founder member of LIFFE (and Chairman 1988-1992).