Global Equity Segment

What is the GES?

With Global Equity Segment, investors are able to trade certain US blue chips and US-listed Asian ADRs during London hours.

Benefits of using the Global Equity Segment

  • Trade global equities on the world’s most international exchange
  • Trade during a convenient time zone
  • Trade and settle in USD
  • No stamp duty

Utilising a well-established CREST Depository Interest (CDI) workflow means investors can trade and settle international securities in London quickly, cheaply and efficiently. The ability to move CDIs quickly and easily between markets allows for cross-border execution and settlement within a T+2 settlement cycle. Investors can buy securities in London and sell in New York on the same day during regular trading hours. Both trades would then settle T+2 in respective markets.

Buy in London, Sell in New York
The ability to move CDIs quickly and easily between markets allows for cross-border execution and settlement within a T+2 settlement cycle. Investors can buy securities in London and sell in New York on the same day during regular trading hours.
47.52

Find out about companies we have welcomed to our markets

108.44
London Stock Exchange welcomes the Rt Hon John Glen, Economic Secretary to the Treasury, celebrating HM Treasury UK Sovereign Sukuk

The UK Government today celebrated the listing of its second sovereign Sukuk on London Stock Exchange. The 5-year offering was for £500 million, more than double the size of the UK Government’s debut issuance and the largest sterling Sukuk issuance to date. The UK’s second Sukuk saw strong investor participation, with demand from a diverse group of high-quality institutional investors from the

Learn more
97.84
London Stock Exchange welcomes Cornerstone FS plc to AIM

The Ordinary Shares of Cornerstone FS plc were admitted to trading at 8.00am on Tuesday 6 April 2021, under the stock market ticker CSFS. The placing price was 61p per share, resulting in a market capitalisation of £12.4 million.

Cornerstone FS plc, is a cloud-based provider of international payment, currency risk management and electronic account services to SMEs. Its strategy is to

Learn more
133.2
London Stock Exchange welcomes Deliveroo Holdings plc to the Main Market

Today, the online food delivery platform Deliveroo has made a significant step in the execution of its ambitious growth plans as it begins trading on the Main Market of London Stock Exchange, having raised net proceeds of around £1.5bn. Deliveroo’s admission is the biggest in London since 2011 and the largest UK technology listing of all time.

Founded in 2013 by Will Shu, Deliver

Learn more
132.16
London Stock Exchange welcomes Parsley Box to AIM

London Stock Exchange welcomes Parsley Box Plc to AIM today.

The Company’s Ordinary Shares were admitted to trading at 8.00am on Wednesday 31st March 2021, under the stock market ticker MEAL. The Placing price was 200p per share, resulting in a market capitalisation of £83.8 million.

Parsley Box delivers ready meals, that do not need to be stored in a fridge or freezer, dire

Learn more

Still have questions on GES securities?

Enquire