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.
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London, GB
Size (employees)
5,551 (est)
London Stock Exchange was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in London, GB
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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 Côté

Diane Côté

Chief Risk Officer
Serge Harry

Serge Harry

Group Coordinator of Corporate Strategy, Country Head for France, Benelux and Germany
Raffaele Jerusalmi

Raffaele Jerusalmi

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

Catherine Johnson

Global General Counsel
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London Stock Exchange Office Locations

London Stock Exchange has offices in London, Milano, San Francisco, New York 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 Ave of the Americas
San Francisco, US
200 251 Post St
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London Stock Exchange Financials and Metrics

London Stock Exchange Financials

London Stock Exchange's revenue was reported to be £1.66 b in FY, 2016 which is a 16.8% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

1.7 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

1.5 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

262.5 m

EBITDA (FY, 2016)

651.4 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

426.8 m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

13.1 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

1.2 b


12.5 b
London Stock Exchange's current market capitalization is £13.1 b.
GBPFY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


644.7 m605.6 m616 m679.8 m871.2 m1.2 b1.4 b1.7 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

37 m125.5 m174.8 m

Gross profit

579 m1.3 b1.5 b
GBPFY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(332.8 m)91.7 m156 m531.4 m215.5 m198 m288 m262.5 m

Cash From Operating Activities

225.1 m215.2 m264.5 m303 m342.5 m325.3 m434.2 m221 m

Dividends Paid

65.3 m65.2 m67 m73.6 m77.4 m80.8 m115.5 m129.7 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(237.8 m)(83.2 m)(174 m)140.2 m(55.5 m)194.4 m(257.9 m)(677.6 m)
GBPY, 2016


19.2 x


29.3 x


56.6 x


0.2 x

Financial Leverage

181.8 x
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London Stock Exchange Operating Metrics

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

Announcements Regulatory News Service Processed over

325 k321 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

Companies on Markets

2.75 k2.69 k2.59 k

MTS Cash and Bond Vision Volumes

€4.19 t€1.19 t€2.14 t€861 b€4.08 t€1.02 t€2.04 t€982 b€3.94 t€996 b
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London Stock Exchange News and Updates

London Stock Exchange Group reports double-digit earnings growth

Income at the London Stock Exchange (LSE) soared 13 per cent to £520m for the first quarter of the financial year, as the exchange welcomed double-digit growth for information services, LCH and capital markets. Read more: London Stock Exchange named best British company by UK-Israel trade group …

The London Stock Exchange Group has appointed a new boss

The London Stock Exchange Group (LSE) has appointed David Schwimmer, a longtime Goldman Sachs banker, as its new chief executive. Schwimmer will join the group on 1 August, succeeding Xavier Rolet, who left amid a bitter public row with an investor to oust the group's chairman, which was sparked …

Goldman's Schwimmer to steer London Stock Exchange through Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) - The London Stock Exchange named Goldman Sachs' veteran David Schwimmer as chief executive officer on Friday, with an initial challenge of helping the 300-year-old institution to navigate Brexit.

London Stock Exchange Group turns to Goldman's Schwimmer as CEO

(Reuters) - The London Stock Exchange named Goldman Sachs' veteran David Schwimmer as chief executive officer on Friday after a boardroom battle led to the departure of Xavier Rolet in November.

London Stock Exchange Group appoints Goldman's Schwimmer as CEO

(Reuters) - London Stock Exchange Group Plc said it appointed Goldman Sachs' David Schwimmer as chief executive officer effective Aug. 1.

London Stock Exchange named best British company by UK-Israel trade group

A prominent UK-Israel business group has awarded the London Stock Exchange Group (LSE) its “British company of the year” award. UK Israel Business, which supports bilateral trade between the two countries, recognised the LSE at a central London dinner last night attended by more than 400 business…
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