Main Market

Access Europe's deepest pool of capital through our most international and diverse capital market

  • Our Main Market is a world leading market for the admission and trading of equity, debt and other securities. Its location at the heart of the world’s pre-eminent financial centre makes it the ideal home to more than 1,000 companies from 100 countries, including many of the world’s largest, most successful and dynamic companies.
  • Underpinned by London’s balanced and globally respected standards of regulation and corporate governance, the Main Market represents a badge of quality for every company admitted to and traded on it, and admission remains an aspiration for many companies worldwide.

Our Main Market segments

There are four segments within the Main Market, each fulfilling different issuer requirements.

Main Market - Premium Segment

The highest listing standards for the world’s leading companies

 

 

Main Market - Standard Segment

Core European listing standards for equity and GDR issuers

 

 

Main Market - High Growth Segment

launch pad for growth businesses on their journey to the Premium Segment.

 

Main Market - Specialist Fund Segment

Designed for investment funds that wish to target institutional investors or professionally advised investors only.

Find out about companies we have welcomed to our markets

London Stock Exchange welcomes Industrials REIT to the Premium Segment of the Main Market

London Stock Exchange welcomes Industrials REIT to the Premium Segment of the Main Market. The UK multi-let industrial (MLI) REIT announced this move in December 2021 and began trading on Premium Segment of the Main Market on 20 December. The Company is also listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange in South Africa and has migrated to a secondary listing on its main board.

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London Stock Exchange welcomes OQ celebrating their inaugural bond listing on the Main Market

OQ is a global integrated energy company with deep roots in the Sultanate of Oman that provides solutions across the value chain from upstream to midstream and downstream applications. OQ has solid position as a leading local and global energy company.

OQ counts with a large number of quality assets and a diversified international footprint with excellent export market access.  <

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London Stock Exchange welcomes PensionBee to the Premium Segment of the Main Market

Today, London Stock Exchange welcomes PensionBee, a leading online pension provider, to the Premium Segment of the Main Market.

PensionBee was co-founded in 2014 by its Chief Executive Officer, Romi Savova, and its Chief Technology Officer, Jonathan Lister Parsons, with a mission to make pensions simple, so that everyone can look forward to a

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Financials Acquisition Corp to the Main Market

London Stock Exchange welcomes Financials Acquisition Corp, a special purpose acquisition vehicle sponsored by FINSAC, to the Main Market under the ticker symbol FINS and FNWR

Founded by William Allen and Andrew Rear, who have significant experience as senior executives in insurance and financial services and a strong track record of delivering returns through investing in and growing

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