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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.

Headlines Around the Web

Tech group eyes listing  in London

Oct 28, 2013 - Independent

Metro Bank: We could float

Oct 23, 2013 - Independent

Travelex set for a £1bn flotation

Oct 13, 2013 - Independent

Royal Mail delivers... for investors

Oct 11, 2013 - CNN Money

Foxtons to float amid strong housing market

Sep 20, 2013 - Independent

Boohoo seeks a fashionable flotation

Aug 25, 2013 - Independent

Articles About London Stock Exchange

A man walks past the London Stock Exchange in the City of London October 11, 2013. Shares in Britain's Royal Mail rocketed to a near 40 percent premium above their issue price in Friday's stock market debut, fuelling a debate about whether they had been p
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning November 11, 2014

By Comsec

In the US, consumer credit rose by US$15.92 billion in September, above forecasts tipping a US$15.1bn gain. The Employment Trends index rose from 121.7 to 123.09 in October. (Nov 11)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, DOW JONES, FTSE, PORTUGAL, TWITTER, FACEBOOK

(L to R) Real Madrid's Sami Khedira, Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale, Daniel Carvajal and Toni Kroos attend a training session ahead of their UEFA Super Cup soccer match against Sevilla at Cardiff City Stadium, Wales, August 11, 2014.
Top 5 Richest Sports Team

By IBTimes AU

Here are the top five richest and most valuable sports team. (Sep 25)

MORE TOPICS: REAL MADRID, SOCIAL NETWORKS, NEW YORK, UEFA CHAMPIONS LEAGUE, MANCHESTER UNITED, LIONEL MESSI

London Stock Exchange
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning July 22, 2014

By Comsec

European shares eased on Monday with investors concerned about ongoing tensions between Russia and western nations. Fresh violence has flared up in Donetsk in eastern Ukraine. The FTSEurofirst 300 index fell by 0.5% with the German Dax down by 1.1% while the UK FTSE lost 0. (Jul 22)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, DOW JONES, FTSE, EXISTING HOME SALES

Zoopla’s £1 Billion Flotation Catches Attention of Real Estate Industry

By IBTimes AU

Property firm Zoopla's (LSE: ZPLA.L) £1 billion flotation is the talk of the real estate industry. One of the questions being raised is if property portals like Zoopla will effectively replace the traditional real estate agent, which could leave... (Jun 27)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, LONDON

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

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