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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 Windward Ltd. to AIM

Windward is a leading predictive intelligence company, fusing artificial intelligence and maritime expertise seeking to digitalise the global maritime industry. Windward's AI-powered software solution provides real time information and insights on major seafaring vessels at sea, enabling stakeholders within the maritime ecosystem to

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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 welcomes Skillcast Group plc to AIM

The Skillcast Group sets up compliance portals to help companies educate their staff and record, analyse, and evidence staff activities to cope with their regulatory and ESG (environmental, social and governance) obligations. Its technology application provides e-learning management, in-person training management, CPD (continuing professional development), policy attestation, staff declarations

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Foresight Sustainable Forestry Company to the Premium Segment of the Main Market

The London Stock Exchange today welcomes Foresight Sustainable Forestry Company Plc (the “Company”), an externally managed investment company offering direct and liquid access to the attractive investment characteristics of UK forestry and afforestation projects.

The Company provides investors with the opportunity for real returns and capital appreciation driven by the preva

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Ferro-Alloy Resources Group to the Main Market

London Stock Exchange today welcomes Ferro-Alloy Resources Group (‘Ferro-Alloy’ or the ‘Company’), a Kazakhstan based vanadium production and development company, to celebrate the listing of the Company’s shares on the standard listing segment of the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange. The Company will trade under the TIDM FAR.L. Ferro-Alloy Resources have a listing on the Kazakhstan

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London Stock Exchange Group hosts the issuer services communications masterclass welcoming Steve Kemp, CEO of Emperor

London Stock Exchange Group today welcomes Steve Kemp, CEO of Emperor to open London markets to celebrate the Communications Masterclass hosted by Issuer Services.

Through our Masterclass programme, we bring together the best minds across topics that impact all our issuers, regardless of their sector or market capitalisation. Corporates and individuals have an ever-growing number

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Diaceutics plc to AIM

London Stock Exchange today welcomes Diaceutics plc (‘Diaceutics’ or the ‘Company’), a data analytics and implementation services company focussed on the global pharmaceutical industry, to celebrate the listing of the Company's public shares onto AIM, under the ticker 'DXRX'.

Diaceutics has established a suite of data-driven products and implementation services powered by the data held

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London Stock Exchange Group welcomes WeAreTheCity celebrating 10 years of Gender Networks

Gender Networks (formerly the Network of Networks) was founded in 2009 by Vanessa Vallely OBE, Managing Director of WeAreTheCity. The purpose of Gender Networks was to create a forum for corporate women’s networks, chairs and co-chairs to share network best practice, seek opportunities to leverage ideas and share challenges. In 2017, Gender Networks became a membership organisation and

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Invesco and Elwood Asset Management celebrating the launch of Invesco Elwood Global Blockchain UCITS ETF

Invesco, a leading independent global investment manager with more than $946 billion* in assets under management, and Elwood Asset Management (“Elwood”), an investment firm specialising in providing institutional investors with exposure to digital assets and blockchain technology, today opened London Stock Exchange markets to mark the launch of the Invesco Elwood Global Blockchain UCITS ETF (

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London Stock Exchange Group celebrates International Women's Day

To celebrate International Women’s Day, Women’s Network Forum and Founders4Schools participated in London Stock Exchange’s Market Open ceremony today.

HRH The Countess of Wessex GCVO opened the market as Chair of the Women’s Network Forum (WNF). London Stock Exchange is a member of WNF.

Founded in 2014 and chaired by HRH The Countess of Wessex GCVO, WNF comprises

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London Stock Exchange Group welcomes Keira McDermott, Chance to Shine's two millionth girl

The children’s sports charity Chance to Shine is marking a major milestone on International Women’s Day today (Friday 8 March): reaching its two millionth girl to play, learn and develop through cricket since 2005.
Nine-year-old Keira McDermott from Langley Primary School in Staffordshire has become the two millionth girl to pick up a cricket bat and ball through the Chance to Shine

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London Stock Exchange Group welcomes Northcoders, Chamber Business Awards Business of the Year winner

Northcoders is opening London Stock Exchange markets as winner of Business of the Year at the Chamber Business Awards 2018. Now in its 16th year, the Awards are one of the showpiece events in the business calendar, highlighting the role of business in delivering growth and prosperity for the UK and local communities.

Northcoders, members of Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce, is a

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London Stock Exchange Group welcomes State Street Global Advisors celebrating the Fearless Girl campaign

State Street Global Advisors, the world’s third largest asset manager with nearly $2.51 trillion* under management, today opened London Stock Exchange markets to celebrate bringing its Fearless Girl campaign to London with a new statue in Paternoster Square, against the backdrop of St Paul’s Cathedral, while also announcing new global diversity impact numbers on the campaign’s second

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London Stock Exchange Group welcomes City Hive - Network for Change

City Hive is the only independent industry body whose sole focus is to help move the asset and investment management sector towards meaningful change around diversity, inclusion and equality. Our aim is to build a community for the people within the asset and investment management industry that includes everyone, not segregating minority groups. We provide unrivalled expertise to support

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London Stock Exchange Group welcomes the Rt Hon Alun Cairns MP, the Secretary of State for Wales for St David's Day

Welsh Secretary Alun Cairns joins innovative Welsh businesses to open London Stock Exchange on St David’s Day.

The Secretary of State for Wales, Rt Hon Alun Cairns MP was joined by leading Welsh businesses and organisations to open trading at the London Stock Exchange this morning. 

The Market Open Ceremony was held to celebrate St David’s Day on 1 March, the patron saint of

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Digitalbox plc to AIM

London Stock Exchange today welcomes Digitalbox plc (“Digitalbox”). Digitalbox is a digital media business based in Bath, UK. Through its brand Entertainment Daily, Digitalbox produces and publishes online UK entertainment news covering TV shows, showbiz and celebrity news. It generates revenue from the sale of advertising in and around the content it publishes. Digitalbox has joined the

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London stock exchange welcomes Qatar International Islamic Bank celebrating the Sukuk Issuance

London Stock Exchange listed QIIB's $500mn sukuk in the presence of QIIB Chairman and Managing Director His Excellency Sheikh Dr Khalid bin Thani al-Thani, Chief Executive Officer, Dr Abdulbasit Ahmad al-Shaibei, Qatar Ambassador to the UK, His Excellency Yousef bin Ali al-Khater UK's Ambassador to Qatar, His Excellency Mr Ajay Sharma and Her Majesty's Trade Commissioner (HTMC) Simon Penney.

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London Stock Exchange welcomes China Merchant Securities (UK) celebrating becoming a London Stock Exchange member

London Stock Exchange today welcomes China Merchant Securities UK (CMS UK) as a member firm. CMS UK is London Stock Exchange’s twelfth member from Greater China, highlighting London’s deep relationship with the region, reflecting its historic strength as a global financial centre and London’s development as the pre-eminent offshore RMB centre.

Brian Schwieger, Global Head of Equities

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Uzbekistan's inaugural international sovereign bond issue

Following an extensive marketing exercise in New York, Boston and London, the Republic of Uzbekistan (acting through the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Uzbekistan) successfully priced its inaugural US$1 billion dual-tranche bond offering on 13 February 2019. The 144A / Reg S offering was formed by a dual US$500mm 4.750% tranche due February 2024 and a US$500mm 5.375% due February 2029

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London Stock Exchange Group welcomes Forbes celebrating the launch of 30 Under 30 Europe

Forbes, which champions success by celebrating those who have made it, and those who aspire to make it, marked the launch of the 2019 edition of 30 Under 30 Europe by opening trading on London Stock Exchange this morning, Tuesday 12 February.

The fourth annual edition of the Forbes 30 Under 30 Europe list features 300 young disruptors, visionaries and rising stars from across Europe,

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London Stock Exchange Group welcome Future Icons

Today, London Stock Exchange welcomes Fast Growth Icons, an invitation-only network for founders and CEOs of fast-growing businesses. At a Fast Growth Icons event, attendees hear insights from some of the world’s most successful entrepreneurs and experts, meet other founders in similar stages of business for roundtable discussion, and gain the unique opportunity to work on—rather than ‘in’—

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Killik & Co celebrating 30 years

On this same day in 1989, Paul Killik and his Partner Matthew Orr, opened the doors of their first off the pavement office in Chelsea, with the ambition to make the benefits of investing available to all. It is with great pride that today’s opening ceremony should mark the third decade of business for Killik & Co, one of the few remaining independently owned investment houses, advising

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