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London Stock Exchange

The London Stock Exchange is a stock exchange located in London, United Kingdom. Founded in 1801, it is one of the largest stock exchanges in the world, with many overseas listings as well as British companies. The exchange is part of the London Stock Exchange Group and so sometimes referred to by the ticker symbol for the group, LSE.

Its current premises are situated in Paternoster Square close to St Paul's Cathedral in the City of London.

Articles About London Stock Exchange

Iran Bans The Simpsons
Twitter Meme Compares Illuminati Member Jason Rothschild to Charles Montgomery Burns of The Simpsons

By IBTimes AU

Following the report that mysterious disappearance of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 has made a billionaire the sole owner of a major semiconductor patent has resulted in all eyes being focused on Illuminati member Jacob Rothschild. (Apr 02)

MORE TOPICS: BARACK OBAMA, TWITTER, INVESTMENT, LONDON

Metals Tycoon Agarwal Raising Stake in Vedanta
Vedanta Selects Former Rio Boss Albanese as CEO

By Reuters

Tom Albanese has been unveiled as the next chief executive of Vedanta Resources Plc (VED.L), restored to the helm of a global mining giant more than a year after being ousted as head of Rio Tinto Plc. (Mar 07)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, FTSE, INDIA, COPPER, NEW JERSEY, ZAMBIA

Metals Tycoon Agarwal Raising Stake in Vedanta
Metals Tycoon Agarwal Raising Stake in Vedanta

By Reuters

Vedanta Resources Plc's (VED.L) founder and largest shareholder, Anil Agarwal, has steadily built up his stake in the London-listed mining and oil and gas firm this year, recent filings from the company show. (Feb 27)

MORE TOPICS: FTSE, MANAGEMENT, RIO TINTO, CREDIT SUISSE, INVESTMENT, LONDON

Global miner BHP Billiton is facing a two-week work stoppage at its Illawarra Coal Appin Mine unit as some 50 supervisors demand for an 18 per cent increase in their pay.
BHP Billiton Profit Doubles to $9B in H1; No Planned Exit from London Stock Exchange

By IBTimes AU

Mining giant BHP Billiton (ASX: BHP) reported on Tuesday a first half profit of A$9 billion for its 2014 financial year. It is almost double compared to BHP's profit 12 months ago and better than most analysts' expectations. (Feb 18)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, AUSTRALIA, MANAGEMENT, SOUTH AFRICA, RIO TINTO, LONDON

Essar
No. 1 Shareholder Offers 'modest' Premium for Essar Energy Stake

By Reuters

Essar Energy Plc said its largest shareholder, Essar Global Fund Ltd, has made a possible offer of 70 pence per share for the 22 percent stake it does not own in the London-listed oil and gas producer. (Feb 17)

MORE TOPICS: LONDON

Essar
Essar Energy's Largest Shareholder says in Talks to Buy out Firm

By Reuters

Essar Energy Plc's (ESSR.L) largest shareholder, Essar Global Fund Ltd, said it was considering making an offer for the 22 percent stake it does not own in the London-listed oil and gas producer. (Feb 15)

MORE TOPICS: FTSE, LONDON

RBS Shares Drop After Sudden Nathan Bostock Exit to Santander UK

By IBTimes UK

Bostock had only been RBS group finance director for ten weeks before departure. (Dec 11)

MORE TOPICS: ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND, LAW FIRM, SETTLEMENT, LONDON

RBS Finance Director Nathan Bostock Resigns After 10 Weeks to Join Santander

By IBTimes UK

The state-owned lender is facing a number of problems from IT glitches to Tomlinson's serious allegations (Dec 11)

MORE TOPICS: ROYAL BANK OF SCOTLAND, LAW FIRM, SETTLEMENT, LONDON

Royal Mail: CWU Agrees to 9% Pay Rise and £200 Christmas Bonus

By IBTimes UK

An agreement has been sealed between the Royal Mail and Communication Workers Union over pay and conditions. (Dec 10)

MORE TOPICS: OUTSOURCING, INVESTMENT, LONDON

Deutsche Bank Slashes Stock Recommendations as Centrica and SSE Pledge Price Cuts

By IBTimes UK

Deutsche Bank research note amends target prices for two of the Big Six following price pledges (Dec 02)

MORE TOPICS: DEUTSCHE BANK, LONDON