London Stock Exchange

Listed Companies
7,172
Top Index
Location
London
Website
https://www.londonstockexchange.com

About the London Stock Exchange

The leading stock exchange in the UK is the London Stock Exchange. Currently overseen by CEO David Schwimmer, the London Stock Exchange has a rich history that began in 1973. The most prominent index of the London Stock Exchange is the Financial Times Stock Exchange (FTSE), and this is usually regarded as the benchmark index for tracking the UK economy.

Located in the City of London, the London Stock Exchange offers cost-efficient and easy access to some of the biggest and most liquid pools of capital in the world. The London Stock Exchange is known to be the most international of all the stock exchanges, with thousands of companies listed from more than sixty countries worldwide.

This page will take you through key information about the London Stock Exchange, including a summary of its history, companies listed on the exchange, and information about the stocks traded.

A brief history of the London Stock Exchange
What are the main indices that track the performance of the London Stock Exchange?
How many stocks are listed on the London Stock Exchange?

Top 20 companies by volume

Name & symbol Prev Close Volume Change
1 0.0009 784.35M 8.0E-5 (8.33%)
2 0.0041 408.12M -0.0001 (-2.44%)
3 0.00415 278.82M 0.00025 (6.02%)
4 0.4825 192.78M -0.0018 (-0.37%)
5 0.00165 158.96M 0.00014 (8.48%)
6 0.0017 150.19M -5.0E-5 (-2.94%)
7 0.000275 142.14M 2.0E-5 (9.09%)
8 0.013 93.95M -6.0E-5 (-0.46%)
9 0.00335 88.89M -0.0002 (-5.97%)
10 1.08 77.60M 0 (0%)
11 0.00235 61.91M 0.00015 (6.38%)
12 2.63 60.16M 0 (0%)
13 0.027 43.06M -0.003 (-11.11%)
14 1.617 31.90M 0.045 (2.78%)
15 0.0025 27.97M 0 (0%)
16 0.0236 26.40M -0.0006 (-2.54%)
17 0.00235 24.51M 0 (0%)
18 4.488 24.37M -0.054 (-1.2%)
19 0.00495 22.55M 0 (0%)
20 0.00225 22.51M 0 (0%)

Latest London Stock Exchange news