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London Stock Exchange welcomes 4GLOBAL Plc to AIM

London Stock Exchange today welcomes 4GLOBAL PLC to AIM under the ticker “4GBL”.

GLOBAL is a UK-based data, services and software company focused on major sporting events and the promotion and measurement of physical activity. The Company uses its proprietary data and software solutions to convert data into actionable insight which enables clients to pr

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Urban Logistics REIT to the Main Market

London Stock Exchange today welcomes Urban Logistics REIT (“SHED” 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”).

The Company, having now fully deployed or committed £132 million of capital following the Company’s July fundraising, has identified a further

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Kin + Carta to celebrate becoming the first B Corporation on the Main Market

London Stock Exchange welcomes global digital transformation consultancy Kin + Carta for a Market Open ceremony to celebrate it becoming the first company to certify as a B Corp on the London Stock Exchange.

The rigorous, independent B Corp assessment evaluates how a company's operations and business model impacts on employees, communities, the environment, and customers. Certificatio

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Hambro Perks Acquisition Company

London Stock Exchange welcomes Hambro Perks Acquisition Company, a special purpose acquisition vehicle sponsored by Hambro Perks Limited, the international investment firm focused on technology investing, to the Main Market under the ticker symbol HPA1.

Hambro Perks was founded in 2013 with the aim of providing capital and hands-on support to innovative and

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London Stock Exchange Group welcomes Brunel Pension Partnership Climate Fund

Brunel transitions £3bn+ of passive funds to new FTSE Russell Paris-aligned benchmarks

Brunel Pension Partnership, the LGPS pension pool, has transitioned more than £3 billion to the new FTSE Paris-aligned benchmark series that it developed in coordination with FTSE Russell, the index, data and analytics provider.

Five client members of the Brunel Pension Partnership took the

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Industrial and Commercial Bank of China’s multi-currency green bond to the Sustainable Bond Market

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China has listed its multi-currency carbon neutrality-themed green bond on the London Stock Exchange. The US$3.23bn equivalent security was issued by ICBC’s Singapore, Hong Kong, Luxembourg, London and Macau branches. At this time this is the largest ever corporate bond to be listed on London Stock Exchange Group’s Sustainable Bond Market.

The Hong

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London Stock Exchange Group welcomes the China Bond Inclusion to FTSE WGBI

Chinese Government Bonds inclusion to the FTSE World Government Bond Index (WGBI)

Chinese Government Bonds (CGB) will be included in the FTSE World Government Bond Index (WGBI) and its derived indexes beginning at the end of October 2021. This inclusion is based on affirmation with members of the FTSE Russell advisory committees and other index users that ongoing

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Softline to Main Market

London Stock Exchange today welcomes Softline, a leading global solutions and services provider in digital transformation and cybersecurity, to the Standard Segment of the Main Market of London Stock Exchange trading under the ticker symbol SFTL.

Softline's objective is to help improve business performance and quality of life through the most effective use of

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London Stock Exchange Welcomes Invesco celebrating the launch of Nasdaq-100 ESG UCITS ETF

Today, London Stock Exchange welcomes Invesco for the newest addition to the Invesco Nasdaq Innovation Suite, a new Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) ETF: the Invesco Nasdaq-100 ESG UCITS ETF.

The Nasdaq-100 index has long been associated with growth and innovation, including many of today’s leading-edge companies, such as Apple, Amazon, Netflix and

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Tungsten West to AIM

Tungsten West Plc (“Tungsten West” or “the Company”) is a UK based company focussed on recommencing production at the Hemerdon tungsten and tin mine (“Hemerdon” or the “Project”) in Devon, England.

The Hemerdon mine is the world’s third largest Tungsten resource, had over £170m spent on it via the previous operator and has a mine life of 18.5 years. The Company is focused on rebuilding

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London Stock Exchange welcomes the Republic of Korea’s Sovereign Green Bond to the Sustainable Bond Market

London Stock Exchange today welcomes the Republic of Korea issuing their €700mn -0.053% note due October 2026 to London Stock Exchange’s International Securities Market. The deal was more than 6 times oversubscribed, receiving bids in excess of €4.2bn from over 150 accounts.

The €700mn 5-year tranche is Korea’s debut green bond and it was admitted yesterday to our Sustainable Bond

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London Stock Exchange Group welcomes TPI Global Climate Transition Centre

The Transition Pathway Initiative (TPI) assesses companies’ progress on the transition to a low‐carbon economy. Led by asset owners, the global initiative is backed by an investor network with $40tn of assets under management or advisement.

The market opening at the London Stock Exchange is being held to mark the announcement of the TPI Global Transition Centre, which will provide free

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Castelnau Group Limited to the Specialist Fund Segment to the Main Market

The London Stock Exchange today welcomes Castelnau Group Limited (‘Castelnau’), an investment company established to invest in public and private companies with the aim of outperforming the FTSE All Share Total Return Index over the long term.  The ordinary shares of Castlenau will be listed on the Specialist Fund Segment of the Main Market.

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Light Science Technologies Holdings plc

Today, London Stock Exchange welcomes Light Science Technologies Holdings plc (“LSTH”) to trading on AIM under the ticker LST. In October 2021, LSTH successfully raised gross proceeds of £5 million (the “Placing”) and the Company’s market capitalisation on admission was approximately £17.5 million.

The net proceeds of the Placing, which are receivable by the

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London Stock Exchange welcomes JAXUSA Partnership and JAX Chamber

London Stock Exchange today welcomes the Jacksonville, Florida, delegation to open the market during their seventh annual sales mission. The delegation supports the mission of JAXUSA Partnership, a division of JAX Chamber that serves as Jacksonville’s regional economic development organization.

JAXUSA

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A step towards the analysis of anything, by anyone, anywhere: The Oxford Nanopore IPO

Oxford Nanopore’s co-founder and CEO Dr Gordon Sanghera describes why the company’s IPO was both “timely and natural” and supports the company’s ambitious growth plans.

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Tortilla Mexican Grill plc to AIM

Tortilla Mexican Grill plc (MEX), the largest and most successful fast-casual Mexican restaurant group in the UK, began trading on Friday 8 October on London Stock Exchange’s AIM. The IPO raised £5.0m of gross proceeds, and upon Admission the Company’s market capitalisation was £70.0m.

Tortilla offers a high-quality, affordable and freshly prepared California

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Oxford Nanopore Technologies plc to the Main Market

London Stock Exchange welcomes Oxford Nanopore Technologies plc to the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange. Founded in 2005 by Gordon Sanghera, Spike Willcocks and Professor Hagan Bayley, Oxford Nanopore has developed a new generation of nanopore-based sensing technology.

Oxford Nanopore’s long term goal is to bring the widest benefits to society through

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London Stock Exchange Group celebrates World Investor Week. Together, we support Financial Literacy

London Stock Exchange is proud to ‘Ring the Bell for Financial Literacy’ this morning, joining the World Federation of Exchange’s and almost 80 exchanges globally to raise awareness for financial literacy during World Investor Week. 

At London Stock Exchange, we take part in this initiative to raise awareness of the role that stock exchanges can play in helping us all improve our

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London Stock Exchange welcomes BioPharma Credit plc to the Premium Segment of the Main Market

BioPharma Credit, the specialist life sciences debt investor, today announces that its London listing has moved from the Specialist Fund Segment to the Premium Segment of the Main Market of London Stock Exchange. The Company’s objective in joining the Main Market is to raise the Company’s global profile, extend its potential shareholder base, and

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London Stock Exchange welcomes GreenRoc Mining plc to AIM

GreenRoc Mining plc (GROC), the Greenland-focused mining explorer, began trading on Tuesday 28 September on London Stock Exchange’s AIM.  The IPO raised £5.1 million with a total market capitalisation of £11.1 million on Admission.

The Company is working to become a key supplier of critical, high-demand, high-value minerals to fast-growing end markets,

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Made Tech Group plc to AIM

London Stock Exchange today welcomes Made Tech Group plc (AIM: MTEC) to trading on AIM. Founded in 2008 by CEO Rory MacDonald, Made Tech is a leading provider of digital, data and technology services to the UK public sector.

The Group’s primary clients are the departments, agencies and arm’s length bodies of UK Government. Made Tech has several high-profile

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