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.
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Find out about companies we have welcomed to our markets

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

Darktrace plc, the UK-based, leading autonomous cyber security AI company, has today reached a major milestone in its trajectory of rapid growth as it is admitted to the Premium Listing Segment of the Official List. It is trading on the Main Market of London Stock Exchange, having raised gross proceeds of £165m via a global share offer.  At the placing price of 250p per share, the company

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Wickes Group plc to the Premium Segment of the Main Market

Today, London Stock Exchange welcomes Wickes Group plc (“Wickes” or “the Group”) to the Premium Listing Segment of the Official List and to trading on the Main Market of London Stock Exchange. 

This follows the de-merger of the Group from Travis Perkins plc. No new funds have been raised. Wickes’s ticker is WIX.L and its free float is 100%.

Significant shareholders incl

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London Stock Exchange welcomes PensionBee to the High Growth Segment of the Main Market

Today, London Stock Exchange welcomes PensionBee, a leading online pension provider, to the High Growth 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 happy retirement. Operating in the UK

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London Stock Exchange welcomes musicMagpie plc to AIM, and awards it with the Green Economy Mark

London Stock Exchange today welcomes musicMagpie plc (‘musicMagpie’, the ‘Company’ or ‘Group’), a leading re-commerce business in the UK and US specialising in refurbished consumer technology, to AIM, trading under the ticker MMAG. The Company has also qualified for London Stock Exchange’s Green Economy Mark, which recognises companies that derive 50 per cent. or more of their total annual reve

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