London Stock Exchange

London stock exchange (LSE) is the most important exchange in Europe and one of the largest in the world by trade volume. As of September 30, 2016, market capitalization of listed companies was US$5.7 trillion, making it the third largest stock exchange in the world and the largest in Europe. LSE is the most international of all the stock exchanges worldwide, with about 3,000 companies from over 70 countries admitted to trading on its markets. From conducting its business in the coffee houses of 17th century, it is one of the world’s oldest stock exchanges and can trace its history back more than 300 years. In 2007, LSE acquired Borsa Italiana for $2.3 billion to form the leading diversified exchange business, London Stock Exchange Group plc (LSEG). In 2013-2014, the Group acquired LCH Clearnet and Frank Russell Company. In 2015, London Stock Exchange Group completed acquisition of assets from XTF Inc, a U.S. provider of high-quality ETF data and ratings.

London Stock Exchange Group main subsidiaries:

London Stock Exchange plc
Borsa Italiana S.p.A
BIt Market Services S.p.A.
Cassa di Compensazione e Garanzia
Exactpro LLC
FTSE International Ltd
LCH.Clearnet Group Ltd
Monte Titoli S.p.A.
Millennium Information Technologies Software
MTS S.p.A.
Turquoise Global Holdings
Frank Russell Company

Main shareholders (2016):

•  Qatar Investment Authority - 10.3%
•  BlackRock Inc - 6.9%
•  Lindsell Train Limited - 5.0%
•  Veritas Asset Management - 3.0%

LSE Indices:

FTSE 100 Index
FTSE 250 Index
FTSE 350 Index
FTSE SmallCap Index
FTSE All-Share Index

Head Office address:
10 Paternoster Square
London EC4M 7LS
United Kingdom
Phone number: +44 (0) 20 7797 1000

1 International Place, 14th Floor
Boston, Massachusetts 02110
United States

New York
1270 Avenue of the Americas
28th Floor, New York, NY 10020
United States

San Francisco
555 California Street, Suite 4925
San Francisco, California 94104
United States

Seattle (FTSE Russell)
1201 3rd Avenue
Suite 2500, Seattle, Washington 98101
United States

Washington, D.C.
1455 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Suite 400, Washington District of Columbia 20004
United States

Unit 1231, Level 12 - China Resources Building
8 Jianguomenbei Avenue
100005 Beijing Dongcheng District, China

Trace - Expert City, Maradana
Colombo 10, 01000, Sri Lanka

Emirates Financial towers
2404 South Tower, Dubai International Financial Centre
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Hong Kong
Two Exchange Square
8 Connaught Place Central
Hong Kong

Milan (Main Office)
Palazzo Mezzanotte
Piazza Affari, 6
20123 Milano, Italy

Level 8 Vibgyor Tower
G Block C62 Bandra Kurla Complex
Mumbai 400 051, India

Paris (MTS)
18 Rue du Quatre Septembre
75002 Paris, France

Singapore (FTSE Russell)
Level 39 - 41 Marina Bay Financial Centre, Tower 2
10 Marina Boulevard, Singapore 018983

Level 29, Chifley Tower
2 Chifley Square, Sydney
New South Wales 2000, Australia

10th Floor, NBF Hibiya Building
1-1-7 Uchisaiwaicho
100-0011 Tokyo, Japan

70 York Street, Suite 1520
Toronto Ontario, Canada