The London Stock Exchange is pleased to share its 2021 Debt Capital Markets Review. The report provides an overview of global DCM activity and highlights from the London Stock Exchange, including key transactions and initiatives within the financial community.
Key Highlights include:Global Trends in the Debt Capital Markets – over £515 billion on London
The London Stock Exchange today welcomes Graft Polymer (UK) PLC, a business focused on the development of polymer modification, bio/food supplements and drug delivery systems, to the Main Market, trading under the ticker symbol “GPL”.
Graft Polymer is an early-stage company with a state-of-the-art polymer research and development, manufa
London Stock Exchange today welcomes Genflow Biosciences Plc, a UK-based biotechnology company focused on longevity and the development of therapies to counteract the effects of aging and diseases associated with advanced age, to the Standard Listing Segment of the Main Market, under the ticker symbol "GENF".
Genflow Biosciences opened th
2021 was a year that saw strong growth in the London Stock Exchange’s ETP range. Overall, there were 311 new ETPs across the year, divided into 181 ETFs and 130 other types of ETPs. This compares with 193 ETPs listed on the London Stock Exchange in 2020.
Lida Eslami, Head of Business Development, ETP and IOB, London Stock Exchange Group explains that the oth
Brunel transitions £3bn+ of passive funds to new FTSE Russell Paris-aligned benchmarks
Brunel Pension Partnership, the LGPS pension pool, has transitioned more than £3 billion to the new FTSE Paris-aligned benchmark series that it developed in coordination with FTSE Russell, the index, data and analytics provider.
Five client members of the Brunel Pension Partnership took the
Industrial and Commercial Bank of China has listed its multi-currency carbon neutrality-themed green bond on the London Stock Exchange. The US$3.23bn equivalent security was issued by ICBC’s Singapore, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, London and Macau branches. At this time this is the largest ever corporate bond to be listed on London Stock Exchange Group’s Sustainable Bond Market.
Chinese Government Bonds inclusion to the FTSE World Government Bond Index (WGBI)
Chinese Government Bonds (CGB) will be included in the FTSE World Government Bond Index (WGBI) and its derived indexes beginning at the end of October 2021. This inclusion is based on affirmation with members of the FTSE Russell advisory committees and other index users that ongoing
London Stock Exchange today welcomes Softline, a leading global solutions and services provider in digital transformation and cybersecurity, to the Standard Segment of the Main Market of London Stock Exchange trading under the ticker symbol SFTL.
Softline's objective is to help improve business performance and quality of life through the most effective use of
Today, London Stock Exchange welcomes Invesco for the newest addition to the Invesco Nasdaq Innovation Suite, a new Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) ETF: the Invesco Nasdaq-100 ESG UCITS ETF.
The Nasdaq-100 index has long been associated with growth and innovation, including many of today’s leading-edge companies, such as Apple, Amazon, Netflix and
Tungsten West Plc (“Tungsten West” or “the Company”) is a UK based company focussed on recommencing production at the Hemerdon tungsten and tin mine (“Hemerdon” or the “Project”) in Devon, England.
The Hemerdon mine is the world’s third largest Tungsten resource, had over £170m spent on it via the previous operator and has a mine life of 18.5 years. The Company is focused on rebuilding
London Stock Exchange today welcomes the Republic of Korea issuing their €700mn -0.053% note due October 2026 to London Stock Exchange’s International Securities Market. The deal was more than 6 times oversubscribed, receiving bids in excess of €4.2bn from over 150 accounts.
The €700mn 5-year tranche is Korea’s debut green bond and it was admitted yesterday to our Sustainable Bond
The Transition Pathway Initiative (TPI) assesses companies’ progress on the transition to a low‐carbon economy. Led by asset owners, the global initiative is backed by an investor network with $40tn of assets under management or advisement.
The market opening at the London Stock Exchange is being held to mark the announcement of the TPI Global Transition Centre, which will provide free
The London Stock Exchange today welcomes Castelnau Group Limited (‘Castelnau’), an investment company established to invest in public and private companies with the aim of outperforming the FTSE All Share Total Return Index over the long term. The ordinary shares of Castlenau will be listed on the Specialist Fund Segment of the Main Market.
Today, London Stock Exchange welcomes Light Science Technologies Holdings plc (“LSTH”) to trading on AIM under the ticker LST. In October 2021, LSTH successfully raised gross proceeds of £5 million (the “Placing”) and the Company’s market capitalisation on admission was approximately £17.5 million.
The net proceeds of the Placing, which are receivable by the
London Stock Exchange today welcomes the Jacksonville, Florida, delegation to open the market during their seventh annual sales mission. The delegation supports the mission of JAXUSA Partnership, a division of JAX Chamber that serves as Jacksonville’s regional economic development organization.
Oxford Nanopore’s co-founder and CEO Dr Gordon Sanghera describes why the company’s IPO was both “timely and natural” and supports the company’s ambitious growth plans.
Tortilla Mexican Grill plc (MEX), the largest and most successful fast-casual Mexican restaurant group in the UK, began trading on Friday 8 October on London Stock Exchange’s AIM. The IPO raised £5.0m of gross proceeds, and upon Admission the Company’s market capitalisation was £70.0m.
Tortilla offers a high-quality, affordable and freshly prepared California
London Stock Exchange welcomes Oxford Nanopore Technologies plc to the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange. Founded in 2005 by Gordon Sanghera, Spike Willcocks and Professor Hagan Bayley, Oxford Nanopore has developed a new generation of nanopore-based sensing technology.
Oxford Nanopore’s long term goal is to bring the widest benefits to society through
London Stock Exchange is proud to ‘Ring the Bell for Financial Literacy’ this morning, joining the World Federation of Exchange’s and almost 80 exchanges globally to raise awareness for financial literacy during World Investor Week.
At London Stock Exchange, we take part in this initiative to raise awareness of the role that stock exchanges can play in helping us all improve our
BioPharma Credit, the specialist life sciences debt investor, today announces that its London listing has moved from the Specialist Fund Segment to the Premium Segment of the Main Market of London Stock Exchange. The Company’s objective in joining the Main Market is to raise the Company’s global profile, extend its potential shareholder base, and
GreenRoc Mining plc (GROC), the Greenland-focused mining explorer, began trading on Tuesday 28 September on London Stock Exchange’s AIM. The IPO raised £5.1 million with a total market capitalisation of £11.1 million on Admission.
The Company is working to become a key supplier of critical, high-demand, high-value minerals to fast-growing end markets,
London Stock Exchange today welcomes Made Tech Group plc (AIM: MTEC) to trading on AIM. Founded in 2008 by CEO Rory MacDonald, Made Tech is a leading provider of digital, data and technology services to the UK public sector.
The Group’s primary clients are the departments, agencies and arm’s length bodies of UK Government. Made Tech has several high-profile