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
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

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 (31-Oct-2017)

13.1 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

104.9 m
London Stock Exchange's current market capitalization is £13.1 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

London Stock Exchange's Web-traffic and Trends

London Stock Exchange Online and Social Media Presence

London Stock Exchange News and Updates

Advisory profits halve at London Stock Exchange hedge fund agitator TCI

The activist hedge fund at the centre of the London Stock Exchange boardroom row has seen annual advisory profits halve. Children's Investment Fund arm TCI Advisory Services LLP posted profits of $35.3m (£26.3m) earlier this week. The partnership made $71.3m in the 12 months to February 2016. …

City grandee drafted in to solve London Stock Exchange boardroom row

A Square Mile heavy-hitter was today helicoptered in to mediate secret talks in the hope of pacifying a boardroom row at the owner of the London Stock Exchange (LSE). Former HSBC deputy chairman Sir Simon Robertson met the activist fund manager Sir Christopher Hohn, who is demanding ousted LSE ch…

Whoever wins the London Stock Exchange row, shareholders will lose out

A bizarre fight has started in the City of London, between the board of the London Stock Exchange Group (LSE) and Sir Chris Hohn of activist hedge fund TCI. Hohn has called an extraordinary general meeting to remove LSE chairman, Donald Brydon, and reinstate chief executive Xavier Rolet, who is d…

Clock ticks down on crunch meeting of London Stock Exchange shareholders

Time is running out for the London Stock Exchange (LSE) Group to call a meeting which will decide the fate of its chairman and chief executive, in a public battle with a major shareholder. The LSE has less than a fortnight left inform shareholders of a meeting requested by activist investor Sir C…

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. …
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