London Stock Exchange

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

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
Hong Kong, HK
8 Connaught Pl
Paris, FR
18 Rue du 4 Septembre
New York, US
1270 Ave of the Americas
San Francisco, US
200 251 Post St
Milano, IT
6 Piazza degli Affari

London Stock Exchange Financials and Metrics

London Stock Exchange Financials

London Stock Exchange's revenue was reported to be £1.7 b in FY, 2016 which is a 17% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

1.7 b

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


Market capitalization (20-Oct-2017)

13.4 b

Closing share price (20-Oct-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

104.9 m
London Stock Exchange's current market capitalization is £13.4 b.
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016


1.4 b1.7 b

Revenue growth, %

GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


129.5 m107.6 m104.9 m

Accounts Receivable

24 m22.9 m22.7 m

Current Assets

404.5 m450.8 m469.8 m


65.8 m65.1 m69.6 m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Income Taxes Paid

(39.9 m)(36.4 m)(41.5 m)
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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London Stock Exchange Operating Metrics

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

Capital Raised by New and Further Equity Issues

£42.6 b£8.5 b£23.1 b£5.5 b£41.7 b£6.3 b£11.8 b£5.1 b£25.6 b£16.3 b

Average Order Book Equity Value Traded per Day (London)

£4.6 b£5.2 b£5.3 b£4.8 b£4.9 b£5.2 b£5.1 b£4.8 b£5.1 b£5.3 b

MTS Repo Notional Value Traded

€74.4 t€23.61 t€44.86 t€22.73 t€88.9 t€23.11 t€44.43 t€19.31 t€84.4 t€22.64 t

Settlement Instructions Handled

64.8 m17.5 m35 m14 m60.3 m11.4 m22.5 m9.4 m43.3 m11.9 m
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London Stock Exchange Market Value History

London Stock Exchange Revenue Breakdown

Traffic Overview of London Stock Exchange

London Stock Exchange Online and Social Media Presence

London Stock Exchange News and Updates

London Stock Exchange Group ups its stake in LCH Group

The London Stock Exchange Group has announced it has reached a deal to bolster its hold on clearing house LCH Group, by purchasing several stakes owned by minority shareholders. The exchange said it had agreed to buy the holdings of several, as yet, unnamed shareholders, for up to a maximum of 6.…

Warehouse investment company to float on London Stock Exchange

A warehouse investment company that works with Amazon and Asda is planning to float on the London Stock Exchange. The real estate investment trust (REIT) is newly incorporated and will be seeking to raise £150m. After flotation, Warehouse REIT will seek to invest in UK assets in urban areas. …

It is Destiny: Biotech company to float on London Stock Exchange

A biotech seeking to fight anti-microbial resistance is planning to float on the London Stock Exchange. Destiny Pharma is hoping to raise more than £10m through an initial public offering (IPO) on the junior Alternative Investment Market (Aim) in September. The clinical-stage company, which ha…

London Stock Exchange boosted by largest Russian IPO of 2017

The London Stock Exchange (LSE) received a boost to morale today as Russia's largest gold producer, Polyus, returned to the main market after a two-year absence. Polyus raised $879m (£681m) through a nine per cent equity offering to international investors, which valued the company at $8.9bn. …

NWH Group joins London Stock Exchange Group’s ELITE

NWH Group has joined London Stock Exchange Group’s international business support and capital raising ecosystem, ELITE. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Global ports operator sets sail on to the London Stock Exchange

The London Stock Exchange today welcomed the world’s largest cruise ports operator. Global Ports Holding floated on the stock exchange with a share price of 740p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £465m. Its shares jumped up to more than 749p when the market opened before dipping a…
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