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Shanghai-London Stock Connect welcomes China Yangtze Power Co.

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China Yangtze Power Co. raises US$1.83 billion through a global offering of GDRs listed on London Stock Exchange through Shanghai-London Stock Connect and traded on the Shanghai Segment of London

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Shanghai-London Stock Connect welcomes China Pacific Insurance (Group) Co., Ltd.

CPIC raises US$1.8 billion (prior to any exercise of the over-allotment option) / US$2.0 billion (assuming full exercise of the over-allotment option) through listing of GDRs in London on the Shanghai-London Stock Connect Segment (Shanghai Segment) of London Stock Exchange Largest capital raise via an admission to London Stock Exchange in 2020 to date CPIC has been admitted to trading on the

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London Stock Exchange celebrates AIM’s 25th anniversary

Over 3,800 companies admitted to AIM since launch, raising £118bn in equity capital AIM supports SMEs access capital to create jobs, innovate and drive the UK economy New Grant Thornton research shows AIM companies directly contributed £33.5bn to UK GDP and supported more than 430,000 jobs in 2019 Almost 60% of the UK-incorporated AIM businesses are based outside London 

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Capital Markets leadership

London Stock Exchange Group (“LSEG”, “the Group”) today announces that Murray Roos will join as Group Director, Capital Markets and a member of the LSEG Executive Committee. He will report to David Schwimmer, CEO, LSEG and starts his position on 1 April 2020. In this role, Murray will be responsible for LSEG’s global capital markets business across primary and secondary markets. As LSEG

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CurveGlobal continues to innovate and build momentum

New uncapped pre-paid trading fee scheme available CurveGlobal products demonstrating the benefits of competition and choice for futures markets Successful completion of new funding round to drive international product expansion and long-term growth 

CurveGlobal, the interest rate derivatives business, has introduced a unique uncapped pre-paid trading scheme. The upfront fixed fee allows all

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London Stock Exchange launches Global Equity Segment for trading in international securities

Global Equity Segment (GES) offers trading in international companies such as Alibaba, Apple and General Motors on London Stock Exchange during London trading hours GES has attracted strong global interest from brokers and investors Huatai among first brokers to execute a trade on the new segment Sitting in a time zone at the centre of the global business day, GES reduces time zone risk in

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London Stock Exchange launches Green Economy Mark and Sustainable Bond Market

Green Economy Mark recognises equity issuers on London Stock Exchange with green revenues of 50% or more Mark utilises Green Revenues taxonomy developed by FTSE Russell Sustainability, Social and Issuer-Level Classified bond segments join Green Bond Segment to form Sustainable Bond Market (SBM) Initiatives underline LSEG’s commitment to supporting sustainable finance and investment

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'1000 Companies to Inspire Britain' 2019 report highlights continued

Sixth edition of London Stock Exchange Group’s report identifies fastest-growing and most dynamic SMEs across the UK SMEs in report recorded 108% annual average revenue growth, and collectively generated almost 96,000 jobs over last two years Almost a quarter of businesses in the report come from across Scotland and North England SMEs from North East England, Wales and Northern Ireland record

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Shanghai-London Stock Connect welcomes its first issuer: Huatai Securities

Huatai Securities raises US$1.54 billion; first issuer to list GDRs in London on the Shanghai Segment of London Stock Exchange Shanghai-London Stock Connect is first ever fungible cross-listing mechanism enabling international investors to access China A-shares from outside Greater China London-listed corporates are now able to issue CDRs in Shanghai & Shanghai-listed corporates can issue

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Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank lists inaugural bond on London Stock Exchange

AIIB prices $2.5 billion inaugural bond Proceeds dedicated to improving social and economic outcomes across Emerging Asia 82 sovereigns, supranationals and agency (SSA) bonds have listed in London to date in 2019, raising a total of $44.2 billion

London Stock Exchange today welcomes the inaugural bond from the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), the multilateral development bank

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London Stock Exchange Group signs MoU with Colombo Stock Exchange

Establishes framework for LSEG and CSE to enhance domestic and international debt capital markets in Sri Lanka Follows $2.4 billion London listing of Sri Lanka’s off-shore bond


London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) today announced the signing of a landmark Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) to facilitate further collaboration between the two Groups.

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Network International lists on London Stock Exchange

Network International raises £1.1 billion ($1.4 billion), valuing the company at £2.2 billion ($2.8 billion) Largest ever Middle East & Africa (MEA) technology IPO listed on any exchange globally Largest ever MEA IPO across all sectors listed on London Stock Exchange Largest tech IPO listed on London Stock Exchange since 2015 Largest MEA IPO listed on any exchange globally since 2014

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KIIFB lists debut Masala bond on London Stock Exchange

Kerala Infrastructure Investment Fund Board lists INR 21.5 billon Masala bond on London Stock Exchange’s International Securities Market First Masala bond issued by a sub-sovereign entity in India London is largest Masala bond centre globally with 49 bonds raising over $7.5 billion equivalent Reinforces London’s role as a leading international finance centre, attracting global issuers to its

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BlueCrest backs CurveGlobal in effort to open up futures markets

CurveGlobal continues to attract new clients helping them to achieve best execution, lower fees and significant margin efficiencies Record start to the year, with average daily trading volumes up more than 100% Recently achieved the milestone of having over 500,000 lots of open interest

BlueCrest, the independent investment firm and a global leader in interest rate trading, has confirmed

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CurveGlobal January volumes up 3.5x year-on-year

Average daily trading volume of 30,000 lots in January 2019 Record day saw 48,000 lots traded on 16 January Record Open Interest of 441,608 lots on 31 January January volumes see 3.5x year-on-year increase, one year on from MiFID II implementation Continued momentum reflects growing demand for more competitive futures markets

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London Stock Exchange Group launches ‘Companies to Inspire Africa 2019’ report

2019 report identifies a new cohort of fast growing and dynamic private businesses across Africa 360 companies selected from 32 countries Nigeria and Kenya lead the way as the countries with the most companies featured in the report Exceptional growth rates reflected in featured companies’ CAGR of 46% revenue CAGR and average employee CAGR of 25%, over three years 23% of the companies are led

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China Construction Bank lists $1bn sustainability bond on London Stock Exchange’s International Securities Market

CCB’s $1bn bond becomes the first Sustainability Bond on London Stock Exchange’s International Securities Market    Reinforces London’s status as leading international green and sustainable financing centre Enhances LSEG’s position as a strong partner for international Chinese fundraising

London Stock Exchange today welcomes the listing of China Construction Bank Hong Kong branch’s (CCB Hong

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First-ever international Uzbek Soum-denominated bonds listed in London

IFC issues two-year 80 billion Uzbek Soum bonds ($20 million equivalent) on London Stock Exchange The two Samarkand bonds are a global first for Uzbekistan and for IFC Proceeds will expand lending for micro, small and medium-sized companies in Uzbekistan Listing underlines London Stock Exchange’s status as an international centre for debt finance and innovation

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