London Stock Exchange

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London Stock Exchange Group is a diversified international exchange Group that sits at the heart of the world's financial community. The Group can trace its history back to 1801. The Group operates a broad range of international equity, bond and derivatives markets, including: London Stock Exchange; Borsa Italiana; MTS, Europe's leading fixed income market; and the Pan-European equities and derivatives platform, Turquoise. Through its markets, the Group offers international business, and investors, unrivalled access to Europe's capital markets. Post trade and risk management services are a significant part of the Group's business operations. LSEG operates CC&G, the Rome headquartered CCP and Monte Titoli, the significant European settlement business, selected as a first wave T2S participant. The Group is also a majority owner of leading multi-asset global CCP, LCH.Clearnet. The Group offers its customers an extensive range of real-time and reference data products, including Sedol, Unavista, Proquote and RNS, as well as access to over 200,000 international equity, bond and alternative asset class indices, through LSEG's world leading index provider, FTSE. London Stock Exchange Group is also a leading developer of high performance trading platforms and capital markets software. In addition to the Group's own markets, over 30 other organisations and exchanges around the world use the Group's MillenniumIT trading, surveillance and post trade technology.
TypePublic
Founded2007
HQLondon, GB
Websitelseg.com

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2017)5,551
Job Openings149
Revenue (FY, 2018)£2.1 B(+10%)

Key People/Management at London Stock Exchange

David Warren

David Warren

Interim Group Chief Executive Officer and Group Chief Financial Officer
Chris Corrado

Chris Corrado

Group COO, Group CIO
Diane Cote

Diane Cote

Chief Risk Officer
Raffaele Jerusalmi

Raffaele Jerusalmi

Executive Director, Chief Executive Officer of Borsa Italiana and Director of Capital Markets
Catherine Johnson

Catherine Johnson

Global General Counsel
Daniel Maguire

Daniel Maguire

Chief Executive Officer, LCH Group
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London Stock Exchange Office Locations

London Stock Exchange has offices in London, Paris, Milano, San Francisco and in 2 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
10 Paternoster Row
Paris, FR
18 Rue du 4 Septembre
Hong Kong, HK
8 Connaught Pl
Milano, IT
6 Piazza degli Affari
New York, US
1270 6th Ave
San Francisco, US
251 Post St #200, San Francisco
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London Stock Exchange Financials and Metrics

London Stock Exchange Revenue

London Stock Exchange's revenue was reported to be £2.14 b in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

2.1b

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

1.9b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

89.4%

Net income (FY, 2018)

553.0m

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

1.0b

EBIT (FY, 2018)

751.0m

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

1.5b

EV

11.6b
Annual
GBPFY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

349.6m546.4m644.7m605.6m616.0m679.8m871.2m1.2b1.4b1.7b2.0b2.1b

Revenue growth, %

56%18%(6%)2%10%28%39%17%17%18%

Cost of goods sold

37.0m125.5m175.0m215.0m227.0m

Gross profit

579.0m1.3b1.5b1.7b1.9b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2018

Revenue

1.1b

Cost of goods sold

106.0m

Gross profit

954.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

90%
Annual
GBPFY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

72.9m200.6m143.7m223.1m267.0m100.0b146.5b504.7b923.9m1.2b1.4b1.5b

Accounts Receivable

26.9m73.0m65.7m78.0m75.0m106.9m115.1m128.3m171.9m637.0m305.0m421.0m

Inventories

2.2m1.0m2.0m1.5m500.0k3.7m3.0m

Current Assets

50.0k134.3m17.6b35.9b84.6b116.6b100.2b146.8b505.0b459.3b560.4b737.0b837.8b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2018

Cash

1.3b

Accounts Receivable

431.0m

Current Assets

5.0b

PP&E

127.0m
Annual
GBPFY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

110.6m173.0m(332.8m)91.7m156.0m531.4m215.5m198.0m288.0m263.0m586.0m553.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

256.0m

Inventories

1.0m

Accounts Payable

(47.0m)
Half Year
GBPH1, 2018

Net Income

346.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

141.0m

Accounts Payable

174.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

375.0m
GBPY, 2018

EV/EBITDA

11.2 x

EV/EBIT

15.4 x

EV/CFO

16 x

Financial Leverage

252.1 x
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London Stock Exchange Operating Metrics

FY, 2014Q1, 2015H1, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016H1, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017

Average Number of Equity Order Book Trades per Day (Italy)

264 k309 k297 k265 k280 k347 k320 k255 k295 k290 k

Capital Raised by New and Further Equity Issues

£42.60 b£8.50 b£23.10 b£5.50 b£41.70 b£6.30 b£11.80 b£5.10 b£25.60 b£16.30 b

Cash Equity Trades Cleared

452 m140.30 m271.10 m139.20 m549 m169.50 m345.50 m165.80 m697 m203.30 m

Equity and Derivative Contracts Cleared

108.70 m31.80 m61.50 m30.20 m120.10 m36.20 m68.50 m28 m129.60 m30.60 m
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London Stock Exchange Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
RefinitivJuly 30, 2019$27 b

London Stock Exchange Revenue Breakdown

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London Stock Exchange revenue breakdown by business segment: 37.6% from Information Services, 28.7% from Post Trade Services – LCH, 7.7% from Post Trade Services – CC&G and Monte Titoli, 20.0% from Capital Markets and 5.9% from Other

London Stock Exchange revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 15.6% from USA, 6.0% from France, 17.9% from Italy, 56.5% from UK and 4.0% from Other

London Stock Exchange Online and Social Media Presence

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London Stock Exchange News and Updates

London Stock Exchange eyeing up move to Hackney

The London Stock Exchange Group is contemplating moving its headquarters to Hackney. It would be the first time the business [...] The post London Stock Exchange eyeing up move to Hackney for first time in its history appeared first on CityAM.

Invesco Ltd.: Form 8.3 - London Stock Exchange Group PLC

Opening Position DisclosureFORM 8.3

London Stock Exchange Bid Is Latest in String of U.K. Deals

London Stock Exchange Bid Is Latest in String of U.K. Deals

Hong Kong’s attempted buyout of London Stock Exchange is the most audacious in history

The industry's graveyard of failed takeover efforts shows the £32 billion ($40 billion) deal will face a political firestorm.

Hong Kong exchange offers 29.6 billion pounds for London Stock Exchange

Hong Kong exchange offers 29.6 billion pounds for London Stock Exchange

Investment bank leaves London Stock Exchange building for new 'greener' St Paul's site

Investment bank Numis is moving to Gresham St Paul’s on Gresham Street in East London. It was revealed today (August 30) by Stanhope and the Swiss Investment Foundation AFIAA that the bank will take over a new office in the ‘green’ building with views of St Paul’s Cathedral. Relocating from its Lond…
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London Stock Exchange Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was London Stock Exchange founded?

    London Stock Exchange was founded in 2007.

  • Who are London Stock Exchange key executives?

    London Stock Exchange's key executives are David Warren, Chris Corrado and Diane Cote.

  • How many employees does London Stock Exchange have?

    London Stock Exchange has 5,551 employees.

  • What is London Stock Exchange revenue?

    Latest London Stock Exchange annual revenue is £2.1 b.

  • What is London Stock Exchange revenue per employee?

    Latest London Stock Exchange revenue per employee is £384.6 k.

  • Who are London Stock Exchange competitors?

    Competitors of London Stock Exchange include Intercontinental Exchange, New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq.

  • Where is London Stock Exchange headquarters?

    London Stock Exchange headquarters is located at 10 Paternoster Row, London.

  • Where are London Stock Exchange offices?

    London Stock Exchange has offices in London, Paris, Milano, San Francisco and in 2 other locations.

  • How many offices does London Stock Exchange have?

    London Stock Exchange has 6 offices.