Compare markets for listing equity

London Stock Exchange offers a choice of markets for listing equity

Our Main Market is one of the world's most international and diverse capital markets. There are three different segments of the Main Market: Premium, Standard and High Growth Segment, each tailored to different capital raising requirements.

AIM is a platform for small and medium size growth companies in need of access to capital to realise their growth and innovation potential. Growing companies from around the world and at different stages of development can join AIM.

Use the comparison table below to see what route to market is best for your company.

Find out which market best suits your needs

  AIM High Growth Segment Standard Main Market Premium Main Market
Significant transactions Class tests as per AIM rules Class tests as per HGS rulebook n/a Class tests as per Listing Rules
Indices FTSE AIM Series, where eligible n/a n/a FTSE UK Series, where eligible
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The world’s leading growth market



High Growth Segment

Designed for innovative, high growth companies allowing additional flexibilities


Standard Main Market

Core European listing standards for international issuers


Premium Main Market

The highest listing standards for the world’s leading companies with potential to join the FTSE UK Index Series

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