SPEAKER BIOGRAPHies

Kevin Bourne  Managing Director, Information - London Stock Exchange Group

Kevin is a Managing Director in the Information Services Division of the London Stock Exchange Group. He is a member of the Division’s executive management committee and is responsible for one of the Division’s three product groups, Database Services. Database Services sits alongside two other product groups: Benchmarks (FTSE Russell) and Real Time Data / Unavista. He joined the firm in May 2012 after nearly 8 years at HSBC where he was part of the new management team hired to build the HSBC Equities franchise.  During this period he was a standing member of the bank’s Equities Exco as the Global Head of Portfolio, Algorithmic and Electronic Trading and also the Equities lead on the Chairman's Group Sustainability Committee. A key part of his role was as the project owner for the design and implementation of the bank’s fully replicated global trading and middle office system. This system had to seamlessly manage all equities agency and proprietary trading across more than 70 global stock exchanges. This was a 3 year, $100m investment by the bank in trade flow automation which replaced 23 incumbent systems with one. Kevin also had responsibility for the Equity Index, Soft Dollar and Quantitative Products businesses. He was responsible for initiating the development of the HSBC Global Climate Change Index which quickly became the sector benchmark for thematic innovation. Prior to HSBC, Kevin worked at Salomon Brothers/Citigroup as the head of electronic trading in EMEA and also at Fidelity Brokerage as the head of electronic trading in EMEA. Kevin entered  the investment industry in 1984 as part of the Clerical Medical Mutual graduate program specializing in Group Pensions having previously served six years in the British army as an artillery intelligence specialist with the airborne brigade during which time he saw active service during the Falklands War in 1982.

FUTURE
CONFERENCES

 

Irish Pension Fund Investment & Current Issues             

June 11, 2019

The Westbury, Dublin

Infrastructure & Real Asset Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

June 18, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Investment Strategies & Cash Flow Management for Maturing Pension Funds             

July 11, 2019                                    Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Credit & Private Debt Investing for Pension Funds  

September 5, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Alternative & Innovative Investment Strategies Conference for Pension Funds 

September 12, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London   

ESG Investments & Issues for Dutch Pension Funds

September 24, 2019

Apollo Hotel, Amsterdam 

Nordic Institutional Investors' Conference

October 3, 2019

7A Strandvägen, Stockholm

Property & Infrastructure Investment Strategies for Pension Funds 

October 10, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Current Investment Issues for Pension Funds                  

November 7, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

ESG & Topical Investment Issues for Local Authority Pension Investors

November 14, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Annual Northern Investment Conference for Pension Funds 

November 21, 2019

The Met Hotel, Leeds

Private Equity & Debt Investors' Annual Seminar

December 5, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

OUR CONFERENCES