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BRIEF-Hong Kong Exchanges And Clearing Says Lee Kwok Keung, Roger To Retire From HKEX Group

Dec 20 (Reuters) - Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd :

* LEE KWOK KEUNG, ROGER WILL RETIRE EFFECTIVE 1 JANUARY 2019 FROM ALL HIS POSITIONS HELD WITHIN HKEX GROUP

* TAI CHI KIN, CALVIN, TO SUCCEED LEE AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OF STOCK EXCHANGE OF HONG KONG AND HONG KONG FUTURES EXCHANGE

* LEE KWOK KEUNG, ROGER'S POSITIONS INCLUDE JOINT CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER AND HEAD OF MARKETS OF HKEX

* APPOINTMENT OF TAI HAS BEEN APPROVED BY SECURITIES AND FUTURES COMMISSION AND WILL BECOME EFFECTIVE ON 1 JAN 2019 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: