Land Securities

Land Securities is the UK’s largest commercial property company and a member of the FTSE 100. The company owns and manages more than 26 million sq ft of property, from shopping centres to London offices. We own, develop and manage offices, shopping centres and retail parks in the UK. By meeting the needs of businesses and communities, we create long-term value for shareholders and opportunities for employees. Our vision and values inspire and guide what we do and how we do it. Having a clear purpose and shared principles help to make us successful and sustainable. We are the largest listed commercial property company in the UK by market capitalisation. We buy, sell, manage and develop office, retail, leisure and residential space.
Company Growth (employees)
London, GB
Size (employees)
583 (est)-4%
Land Securities was founded in 1944 and is headquartered in London, GB

Land Securities Office Locations

Land Securities has offices in London, Glasgow, Leeds and Midland
London, GB (HQ)
5 Strand
Leeds, GB
City Exchange 11 Albion St
Glasgow, GB
120 Bath St

Land Securities Data and Metrics

Land Securities Financial Metrics

Land Securities's revenue was reported to be £721 m in FY, 2017 which is a 3% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2017)

721 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2016 - FY, 2017), %


Market capitalization (24-Jul-2017)

7.9 b

Closing share price (24-Jul-2017)


Cash (31-Mar-2016)

44.4 m
Land Securities's current market capitalization is £7.9 b.
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


716.5 m711.2 m744.4 m721 m

Revenue growth, %


Pre tax profit

1.1 b329.1 m362.1 m

Net Income

1.1 b329.1 m362.1 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


35.4 m24.7 m44.4 m

Accounts Receivable

61 m

Current Assets

594.6 m933.1 m613.2 m


11.6 b13.9 b14.3 b


34.7 m38.1 m

Total Assets

12.2 b14.9 b15 b

Accounts Payable

12.9 m15.2 m6.2 m

Current Liabilities

844.7 m568.1 m327.2 m

Total Liabilities

3.8 b4.3 b3.3 b

Retained Earnings

941 m99.3 m106.7 m

Total Equity

8.4 b10.6 b11.7 b

Financial Leverage

1.4 x1.4 x1.3 x
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

158.6 m233.5 m432.7 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(690.4 m)171.6 m(1.3 b)

Income Taxes Paid

7.7 m
GBPY, 2017


1.2 m

Land Securities Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Shopping Centers


Retail Parks


Real Estate Portfolio, sq ft

26.52 m23.61 m23.2 m

Real Estate Assets


Leisure Destinations


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    Land Securities News and Updates

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    Passengers crammed on to the Central, District, Circle and Piccadilly Lines are gasping for the opening of the Elizabeth Line, running from west to east, from Heathrow to Canary Wharf and beyond, late next year. But what about Londoners packed on to the north-south Northern, Victoria, Bakerloo an…

    FTSE 100 finishes the quarter higher (just)

    The FTSE 100 had a muted end to the quarter today, finishing at 7,323 points - just under 150 points , or two per cent, above its open in January. The index was dragged higher by landlords today, with British Land rising 3.1 per cent to 611.2p, while Land Securities rose 2.9 per cent to 1,057p an…

    Deutsche Bank is planning a new London HQ despite Brexit

    LONDON — Deutsche Bank is bucking the trend among international investment banks and committing to London despite the looming Brexit. The German bank is in talks to move to a new headquarters near Moorgate in 2023. Sky News first reported that Deutsche Bank is in talks with …

    Deutsche Bank puts faith in Brexit Britain with new City headquarters

    Deutsche Bank, Germany’s biggest lender, has given London a resounding vote of confidence by agreeing a 25-year lease on new UK headquarters in the Square Mile. Staff at the bank were informed yesterday of the plan to move to a new development being built at 21 Moorfields, in 2023. Most of Deu…

    British Land is now offering enhanced shared parental pay

    Real estate giant British Land has announced it is upping shared parental leave (SPL) for employees, providing parents with equal benefits in terms of pay following the birth, or adoption, of a child. British Land said the approach will allow more parents to enjoy the benefits of SPL, as it goes …

    Focus On Victoria: Is a £4bn investment fuelling SW1?

    If the Queen’s getting a £369m refurbishment of Buckingham Palace, it seems only fair that the neighbourhood surrounding it should get a polish, too. £4bn should just about cover it, and that’s how much has been invested in the area by developer Land Securities over the last five years. Around £7…
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