Research Blog Author Profile
Kevin SwannHead of Data, Trax
Kevin Swann joined Trax as Head of Data in March 2014 and is responsible for the strategic development and commercial direction of the firm’s data products. He joined Trax from Thomson Reuters where he was Head of Third Party Broker Data, overseeing the inter-dealer content set within Thomson Reuters’ Enterprise Content business, including product development and sales strategy. Prior to Thomson Reuters, Mr. Swann was Head of Market Data at DirectFN (Mubasher) Ltd., from 2010 – 2012, managing business development, content development, sales and operations. From 2003 - 2010 Mr. Swann was Head of Market Data for Europe and Asia at Tradeweb Europe Ltd., and from 1992 – 2003 he held a number of senior roles at Bloomberg LP. He started his career at Gordon Capital, Levesque Beaubien, CIBC/Wood Gundy as a sales trader for Canadian government and provincial bonds.
Kevin holds a Bsc in Engineering from Leeds University, United Kingdom and is a regular commentator and speaker on market data issues.