London Stock Exchange Group

London Stock Exchange Group is a global markets infrastructure business based in the United Kingdom. Co's operating segments include: Information Services, which provides a range of information and data products including indexes and benchmarks; Post Trade Services LCH, which provides clearing services through which counterparty risk is mitigated across multiple asset classes; Capital Markets, provides access to capital for domestic and international businesses and electronic platforms for secondary market trading of equities, bonds and derivatives; and Group Technology, which provides secure technologies to customers that require performance at high levels of availability and throughput.
  • TickerLSE
  • ISINGB00B0SWJX34
  • ExchangeLondon Stock Exchange
  • SectorFinancial Services
  • CountryUnited Kingdom

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London Stock Exchange Group plc : LSEG rejects Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited’s proposed combination in favor of existing Refinitiv agreement

LSEG rejected HKEX’s proposal to combine the two market infrastructure providers, preferring instead to continue with its strategy of combining with Refinitiv

London Stock Exchange Group plc : LSEG rejects Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited’s proposed combination in favor of existing Refinitiv agreement

LSEG rejected HKEX’s proposal to combine the two market infrastructure providers, preferring instead to continue with its strategy of combining with Refinitiv

London Stock Exchange Group plc: Updated following review for downgrade

A detailed rationale for LSEG’s A3 ratings, highlighting its strong profitability and favorable business diversification, and the risks associated with its planned acquisition of Refinitiv.

London Stock Exchange Group plc: Refinitiv acquisition’s credit risks outweigh the deal’s sound strategic rationale

Higher debt leverage and execution challenges will increase LSEG’s credit risk during the lengthy integration of Refinitiv, but there is a compelling strategic rationale for the acquisition

London Stock Exchange Group plc: Transformative Refinitiv acquisition increases credit and execution risks for London Stock Exchange Group

Despite the strong strategic rationale, LSEG's proposed acquisition of Refinitiv sharply increases leverage and creates new execution risks that are credit negative for LSEG.

Moody's reviews London Stock Exchange Group plc for downgrade

Rating Action: Moody's reviews London Stock Exchange Group plc for downgrade. Global Credit Research- 02 Aug 2019. New York, August 02, 2019-- Moody's Investors Service today placed on review for downgrade London Stock Exchange Group plc's A3 long-term issuer and senior unsecured debt ratings and affirmed LSEG's Prime-2 commercial paper ratings.

Eric Compton

Strong Growth for LCH Kicks Off 2019 for London Stock Exchange

Wide-moat-rated London Stock Exchange reported decent fiscal first-quarter results that generally fit in with our overall thesis on the firm. For interim reports, LSE only discloses revenue and cost of sales. Total income was up 5% (which includes net treasury and other income), while gross profit was up 6%. While some segments underperformed our full-year growth expectations, other segments outperformed, roughly balancing out revenue growth compared with our projections. Therefore, we do not pl...

1 director sold

A director at London Stock Exchange Group sold 14,706 shares at 6,832p and the significance rating of the trade was 100/100. Is that information sufficient for you to make an investment decision? This report gives details of those trades and adds context and analysis to them such that you can judge whether these trading decisions are ones worth following. Included in the report is a detailed share price chart which plots discretionary trades by all the company's directors over the last two years clearly showing Close periods where trading activity is restricted under listing rules. The nam...

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