London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) is an international markets infrastructure business. Its diversified global business focuses on capital formation, intellectual property and risk and balance sheet management. LSEG operates an open-access model, offering choice and partnership to customers across all of its businesses. The Group can trace its history back to 1698.
The Group operates a broad range of international equity, exchange-traded fund, bond and derivatives markets. This includes London Stock Exchange, Borsa Italiana, MTS (a European fixed income market) and Turquoise (a pan-European equities multilateral trading facility). Through its different platforms, LSEG offers market participants unrivalled access to Europe's capital markets. The Group also plays a vital economic and social role, enabling companies, including SMEs, to access funds for growth and development.
Through FTSE Russell, LSEG is a global leader in financial indexing, benchmarking and analytic services with approximately $15 trillion benchmarked to its indexes. The Group also provides customers with an extensive range of data services, research and analytics through The Yield Book, Mergent, SEDOL, UnaVista, XTF and Regulatory News Service (RNS).
Post-trade and risk management services are a significant part of LSEG's business operations. In addition to majority ownership of LCH, a multi-asset and global central counterparty clearing (CCP) operator, the Group also owns the Italian clearing house CC&G and Monte Titoli, a leading European custody and settlement business.
LSEG Technology develops and operates high-performance technology solutions, including trading, market surveillance and post-trade systems for more than 40 organisations and exchanges, including the Group's own markets.
Headquartered in the United Kingdom, with significant operations in North America, Italy, France and Sri Lanka, the Group employs approximately 4,500 people.
The Group's ticker symbol is LSE.L