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London Stock Exchange welcomes the Republic of Belarus Inaugural bond listing on the Main Market

 

 

London Stock Exchange today welcomes the Ministry of Finance, acting on behalf of the Republic of Belarus, placing its US$500m 5.875% due February 2026 and US$750m 6.378% due February 2031 dual-tranche benchmark Eurobonds. These are the first bonds issued by the Ministry of Finance to be admitted to London Stock Exchange. 

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Fixed Income Pulse: Sustainability-Linked Bonds now eligible on Sustainable Bond Market

London Stock Exchange welcomes the launch of the Sustainability-Linked Bond Principles, administered by ICMA Sustainable Bond Market eligibility criteria updated to allow Sustainability-Linked Bonds to be admitted under the dedicated Issuer-Level Segment Allows for differentiation betw

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London Stock Exchange celebrates 25 years of AIM

London Stock Exchange celebrates the 25th anniversary of the launch of AIM this week. 

Since its inception in June 1995, AIM has admitted over 3,800 companies from across the globe, raising a combined £118 billion in equity capital.  39% of this raised at admission and a further 61% raised in follow-on funding.  Supporting companies throughout changing business and econ

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Welcome China Pacific Insurance (Group) Company Ltd to the Shanghai Segment of the Main Market

London Stock Exchange Group (‘LSEG’) today welcomes China Pacific Insurance (Group) Co., Ltd. (‘CPIC’ or ‘the Company’), a leading insurance group in China, as the Company begins trading through Shanghai-London Stock Connect. Shanghai-London Stock Connect marks a major collaboration between two of the world's leading economies, allowing global investors to access Chinese enterprises directly th

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London Stock Exchange welcomes the Republic of Belarus Inaugural bond listing on the Main Market

 

 

London Stock Exchange today welcomes the Ministry of Finance, acting on behalf of the Republic of Belarus, placing its US$500m 5.875% due February 2026 and US$750m 6.378% due February 2031 dual-tranche benchmark Eurobonds. These are the first bonds issued by the Ministry of Finance to be admitted to London Stock Exchange. 

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Northern Powergrid on celebrating their inaugural green bond issuance on the Sustainable Bond Market

Northern Powergrid is delighted to become the first GB electricity distribution network operator to power its business investment plans via green finance, issuing its inaugural green bonds under the recently published Green Finance Framework.


Northern Powergrid is the electricity distribution network operator for the North East,

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Fixed Income Pulse: Sustainability-Linked Bonds now eligible on Sustainable Bond Market

London Stock Exchange welcomes the launch of the Sustainability-Linked Bond Principles, administered by ICMA Sustainable Bond Market eligibility criteria updated to allow Sustainability-Linked Bonds to be admitted under the dedicated Issuer-Level Segment Allows for differentiation between

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London Stock Exchange celebrates 25 years of AIM

London Stock Exchange celebrates the 25th anniversary of the launch of AIM this week. 

Since its inception in June 1995, AIM has admitted over 3,800 companies from across the globe, raising a combined £118 billion in equity capital.  39% of this raised at admission and a further 61% raised in follow-on funding.  Supporting companies throughout changing business and economic cycles, AIM

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Welcome China Pacific Insurance (Group) Company Ltd to the Shanghai Segment of the Main Market

London Stock Exchange Group (‘LSEG’) today welcomes China Pacific Insurance (Group) Co., Ltd. (‘CPIC’ or ‘the Company’), a leading insurance group in China, as the Company begins trading through Shanghai-London Stock Connect. Shanghai-London Stock Connect marks a major collaboration between two of the world's leading economies, allowing global investors to access Chinese enterprises directly

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Celebrating 25 years of AIM

25 years ago, AIM was launched to provide a platform for growth companies to raise equity capital. In that time over 3,800 companies, operating in 79 countries around the world, have raised £118bn of capital, making AIM the most successful growth market in the world.

To mark this occasion, we’ve published a report looking at AIM’s achievements, including research from Grant Thornton on

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Leverage Shares Short & Leveraged ETPs

London Stock Exchange welcomes Leverage Shares Celebrating the listing of twenty-eight Short and Leveraged ETPs

Leverage Shares, an innovative sponsor of physically backed ETPs, has launched 28 new ETPs based on heavily traded US stocks – expanding their product range to 40 on London Stock Exchange’s main market.

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Fidelity International celebrating the listing of three Sustainable Research Enhanced ETFs

Fidelity International, a global asset manager, is extending its ETF range with the launch of three sustainable equity ETFs. The Fidelity Sustainable Research Enhanced ETFs provide investors broad equity market exposure comprised of companies Fidelity favours from a sustainable and fundamental perspective. The strategy uses a robust repeatable process which combines Fidelity analysts’

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Trident Resources plc to AIM

London Stock Exchange today welcomes Trident Resources (soon to be Trident Royalties), a new growth-focused mining royalty and streaming company, to AIM.

Trident plans to rapidly establish itself as a diversified mining royalty and streaming company by constructing a portfolio to broadly mirror the commodity exposure of the global mining sector, with a bias towards production or near-

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Navigating the New World

We’ve worked with partners and contacts from across the London capital markets community to bring together content and insights to support our issuers through the current COVID-19 pandemic.
Take a look at our page ‘Navigating the New World’ to find details of videos, blogs and webinars covering a wide range of topics

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Technical Update: Submission process for applications to London Stock Exchange's Sustainable Bond Market

As outlined in our technical update titled “Launch of the Sustainable Bond Market”, London Stock Exchange announced the launch of its expanded Sustainable Bond Market (SBM) in October 2019.
 
SBM offers dedicated segments for social and sustainability bonds, in addition to

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London Stock Exchange today welcomes Diversified Gas and Oil

London Stock Exchange today welcomes Diversified Gas and Oil (“DGO” or the “Company”) to the premium segment of the London Stock Exchange Main Market following the completion of its transition from the Alternative Investment Market (“AIM”).

Since its initial IPO on AIM in February 2017, DGO has grown its portfolio of stable, primarily natural gas producing assets and complementary

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Bank of England updates its eligibility criteria for the Corporate Bond Purchase Scheme

In a consolidated market notice published on 01 May 2020, the Bank of England (BoE) updated its Corporate Bond Purchase Scheme (CBPS) eligibility criteria to allow the BoE the discretion to include securities admitted to multilateral trading facilities operated by recognised stock exchanges regulated in the EEA.

This updated criteria provides a route for the BoE to include

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How London’s dynamic markets are responding to COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has sent shock waves through the global economy and forced huge changes to the way individuals, companies and nations live and work.

It has been a truly testing period. The markets have experienced significant volatility, showing a steepest-ever fall of 30% from peak to trough in the FTSE 100 and FTSE 250. In the week that followed the UK lockdown there were 2.9m

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Fair and orderly markets vital for ETFs

Ivan Gilmore, Head of Exchange Traded Products & Global Product Development, London Stock Exchange writes that with the ETF market having just celebrated its 20th anniversary in Europe, it is a good time to reflect on what the ecosystem is currently delivering for ETF investors.

ETFs have become widely adopted across the globe with investors looking to utilise the ETF ‘wrapper’ to

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20th anniversary of first ETF listing

How do you build and grow a market? At London Stock Exchange, our approach has always been guided by our four pillars: innovation; partnership; integrity; and excellence. Over the 20 years since we welcomed our first Exchange Traded Fund (ETF), we’ve applied these principles to the continually developing needs of issuers and investors in this fast-moving market. Today, with a 22%

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Discover the London listed investment funds market

The London listed investment fund market is more than 150 years old and provides investors exposure to a broad range of geographies and asset classes via a single listed investment fund.

What is a closed-end investment fund? Watch our short film to find out.

Listed investment funds are actively managed, closed-end structures with shares listed and

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Debt Capital Markets update Q1 2020

We are pleased to share LSEG’s Quarterly Debt Capital Markets (DCM) update for Q1 2020.The update provides a review of global DCM activity and key highlights from London Stock Exchange Group, including how we are responding to the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and how we can support your business during this uncertain time.

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