London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) is a global financial markets infrastructure business. Its diversified global business focuses on Information Services, Risk and Balance Sheet Management and Capital Formation. The Group supports global financial stability and sustainable economic growth by enabling businesses and economies to fund innovation, manage risk and create jobs. The Group can trace its history back to 1698.
In Capital Markets, the Group operates a broad range of international equity, ETF, bond and derivatives markets, including London Stock Exchange; Borsa Italiana; MTS (a European fixed income market); and Turquoise (a pan-European equities MTF). Through its platforms, LSEG offers market participants, unrivalled access to Europe’s capital markets.
In Information Services, through FTSE Russell, the Group is a global leader in financial indexing, benchmarking and analytic services with over $16 trillion benchmarked to its indexes. The Group also provides customers with an extensive range of data services, research and analytics through The Yield Book, Mergent, SEDOL, UnaVista, XTF and RNS.
Post trade and risk management services are a significant part of the Group’s business operations. In addition to majority ownership of LCH, a multi-asset global CCP operator, LSEG owns CC&G, the Italian clearing house and Monte Titoli, a leading European custody and settlement business.
LSEG Technology develops and operates high performance technology solutions, including trading, market surveillance and post trade systems for over 40 organisations and exchanges, including the Group’s own markets.
LSEG operates an open access model, offering choice and partnership to customers across all of its businesses. Headquartered in the United Kingdom, with significant operations in North America, Italy, France and Sri Lanka, the Group employs approximately 4,500 people.
ELITE is London Stock Exchange Group’s international business support and capital raising programme for ambitious and fast growing companies.
WHAT IS ELITE?
An ecosystem for the most ambitious private companies. We help the most ambitious private companies scale up, structure for the next stages of growth and access capital. Companies become part of a vibrant community of entrepreneurs, advisors, investors and key stakeholders.
WHY JOIN? ASPIRE TO BUILD A WORLD CLASS COMPANY
Assess your company’s future growth potential using the ELITE Growth Compass tool and see how you stack up in the ten dimensions most critical for success. Compare your business to the emerging best practices used by your peers and define strategic priorities for enhancing growth.
GAIN EXPERTISE AND CONFIDENCE
Complete the Strategy Series and select from a calendar of interactive Growth Labs designed to review, plan and enhance your business against a range of specific challenges. Learn through a blend of inspirational, academic and clinic style sessions delivered by a mix of expert advisors, industry leaders, academics and guest entrepreneurs.
ACCESS THE RIGHT GROWTH CAPITAL
ELITE demystifies the fundraising process, allowing companies to choose the right part for growth. From raising funds privately on ELITE’s own funding platform, to accessing the public markets, we connect companies with capital to support continued growth.
BE PART OF AN INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY
ELITE companies join an exclusive global ecosystem of successful business leaders, expert advisors and engaged investors.
COMPETE ON A GLOBAL STAGE
From opening the market at London Stock Exchange Group with national press, to attending roundtables with key government stakeholders, ELITE provides companies prestige and visibility. Our global and influential network gives countless opportunities for companies to increase exposure and strengthen their brand.