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 Data and Metrics

London Stock Exchange Financial Metrics

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 (24-Jul-2017)

13.1 b

Closing share price (24-Jul-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


25.1 m29 m32.5 m

Total Assets

495.4 m544.9 m571.9 m

Accounts Payable

3.2 m2.9 m8.1 m

Current Liabilities

90.6 m136.1 m162.5 m

Total Liabilities

156.3 m176.4 m234.7 m

Retained Earnings

10.6 m45.9 m(4.2 m)

Total Equity

365.4 m368.5 m337.2 m

Financial Leverage

1.4 x1.5 x1.7 x
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Income Taxes Paid

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

Financial Leverage

1.7 x

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

Companies on Markets

2.75 k2.69 k2.59 k

Cash Equity Trades Cleared

452 m140.3 m271.1 m139.2 m549 m169.5 m345.5 m165.8 m697 m203.3 m

ETF Assets Benchmarked to FTSE Russell Indexes

$369 b$400 b$389 b$351 b$381 b$375 b$390 b$422 b$452 b$487 b

SwapClear Client Trades Cleared

407 k182 k678 k241 k460 k232 k952 k307 k

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

264 k309 k297 k265 k280 k347 k320 k255 k295 k290 k

Number of Professional Terminals Taking Data

207 k206 k203 k205 k207 k207 k203 k202 k200 k199 k

Equity and Derivative Contracts Cleared

108.7 m31.8 m61.5 m30.2 m120.1 m36.2 m68.5 m28 m129.6 m30.6 m

Average Initial Margin Held

€9.9 b€11.1 b€12.2 b€12.8 b€12.3 b€11.9 b€11.8 b€11.7 b€12.1 b€13.1 b

Assets Under Custody (Monte Titoli)

€3.35 t€3.29 t€3.32 t€3.3 t€3.31 t€3.17 t€3.2 t€3.17 t€3.17 t€3.2 t

SwapClear Notional Cleared

$642 t$142 t$261 t$131 t$533 t$169 t$346 t$160 t$666 t$245 t

New Issues


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

Average Cash Collateral Held

€47.1 b€54 b€56.2 b€58.8 b€56.9 b€60 b€61.3 b€68.9 b€67 b€84.1 b

SwapClear Notional Compressed

$292 t$328 t$384 t

Announcements Regulatory News Service Processed over

325 k321 k

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