Global Equity Segment

What is the GES?

With Global Equity Segment, investors are able to trade certain US blue chips, US-listed Asian ADRs and other internationally listed securities 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 US securities 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.
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Find out about companies we have welcomed to our markets

London Stock Exchange welcomes Skillcast Group plc to AIM

The Skillcast Group sets up compliance portals to help companies educate their staff and record, analyse, and evidence staff activities to cope with their regulatory and ESG (environmental, social and governance) obligations. Its technology application provides e-learning management, in-person training management, CPD (continuing professional development), policy attestation, staff declarations

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London Stock Exchange Welcomes Gelion Plc to AIM

London Stock Exchange today welcomes Gelion plc, the global energy storage innovator, on to the AIM market.

Gelion’s mission is to provide global energy storage solutions that are robust, safe and affordable with low environmental impact, enabling clean power and fresh water for all.

The Company aims to positively impact the transition to a net-zero-carbon economy by deployi

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Foresight Sustainable Forestry Company to the Premium Segment of the Main Market

The London Stock Exchange today welcomes Foresight Sustainable Forestry Company Plc (the “Company”), an externally managed investment company offering direct and liquid access to the attractive investment characteristics of UK forestry and afforestation projects.

The Company provides investors with the opportunity for real returns and capital appreciation driven by the preva

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London Stock Exchange Group welcomes Sir Alan Yarrow to honour his Chairmanship of Turquoise Global

London Stock Exchange Group today welcomes Turquoise Global Holdings Limited and Members of the Board for a Market Close Ceremony to honour Sir Alan Yarrow for his contributions as Chairman of Turquoise (TGHL) and to celebrate recent achievements.

Sir Alan Yarrow served as Non-Executive Director since 2010 and succeeded David Lester to become Chairman of Turquoise Global Holdings Limi

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