London Stock Exchange Group

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Name London Stock Exchange Group
Epic LSE
Sector Investment Services
ISIN GB00B0SWJX34
Activites London Stock Exchange Group plc is an international markets infrastructure business. Its diversified global business focuses on capital formation, intellectual property and risk and balance sheet management. LSEG operates an open access model, offering choice and partnership to customers across all of its businesses. The Group can trace its history back to 1698. The Group operates a broad range of international equity, ETF, bond and derivatives markets, including London Stock Exchange; Borsa Italiana; MTS (Europe's leading fixed income market); and Turquoise (a pan-European equities MTF). Through its platforms, LSEG offers market participants, including retail investors, institutions and SMEs unrivalled access to Europe's capital markets. The Group also plays a vital economic and social role, enabling companies to access funds for growth and development.
Index FTSE 100

Key numbers

Latest Share price (p) 0.00 Net gearing (%) 99.38
Market capitalisation (£m) 23,922.15 Gross gearing (%) 99.56
Shares in issue (m) 349.74 Debt ratio 38.30
P/E ratio 49.46 Debt-to-equity ratio 0.00
Total dividends per share (p) 60.40 Assets / equity ratio 227.92
Dividend yield (%) 0.93 Price to book value 6.47
Dividend cover 2.18 ROCE (%) 11.43
Earning per share (p) 138.30 EPS growth (%) -5.53
52-week high / low (p) 7,922.00 / 3,842.00 DPS growth (%) 17.05

Results at a glance

Date Type Turnover (£m) Profit (£m) Basic EPS Currency
31 Dec 2018 Full Year 2,135 553 138.30 GBP
31 Dec 2017 Full Year 1,955 561 146.40 GBP
31 Dec 2016 Full Year 1,657 193 43.50 GBP

Dividend history

Period Ex-date Pay-date Net dividend Currency Total for year
H1 Dividend 22 Aug 2019 17 Sep 2019 20.10 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 02 May 2019 29 May 2019 43.20 GBX 60.40
H1 Dividend 23 Aug 2018 18 Sep 2018 17.20 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 03 May 2018 30 May 2018 37.20 GBX 51.60
H1 Dividend 24 Aug 2017 19 Sep 2017 14.40 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 04 May 2017 31 May 2017 31.20 GBX 43.20
H1 Dividend 25 Aug 2016 20 Sep 2016 12.00 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 05 May 2016 01 Jun 2016 25.20 GBX 36.00
H1 Dividend 27 Aug 2015 22 Sep 2015 10.80 GBX 0.00
H2 Dividend 07 May 2015 02 Jun 2015 12.80 GBX 22.50
H1 Dividend 04 Dec 2014 06 Jan 2015 9.60 GBX 0.00

Contact details

Company name London Stock Exchange
Address 10 Paternoster Square, London EC4M 7LS.
Telephone +44 (0)20 7797 1000
Website http://www.lseg.com/

Advisors

Company's broker JPMorgan Cazenove
Company's joint broker Nomura Code Securities
NOMAD Merrill Lynch International
Registrar Equiniti
Auditors PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Solicitors Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

Directors

Appointed Director Position
01 Aug 2018 David Adam Schwimmer Chief Executive Officer
02 Jul 2012 David Porter Warren Chief Financial Officer
04 Jun 2010 Raffaele Carlo Jerusalmi Executive Director
28 May 2013 Jacques Aigrain Executive Director
01 Jan 2019 Donald Austin Robert Non-Executive Chairman
22 Oct 2018 Ruth Wandhöfer Non-Executive Director
01 Oct 2016 Andrea Sironi Non-Executive Director
20 Dec 2017 Dr Valerie Rahmani Non-Executive Director
12 Jun 2013 Stephen Paul O`Connor Non-Executive Director
08 Mar 2019 Cressida Mary Hogg Non-Executive Director
04 Jun 2010 Paul Heiden Non-Executive Director
28 Dec 2018 Prof Kathleen DeRose Non-Executive Director
25 Sep 2018 Marshall Charles Bailey Non-Executive Director

Company financials

Assets (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Reporting date 31 Dec 2018 31 Dec 2017 31 Dec 2016
Tangible assets 149 129 108
Intangible asssets and goodwill 4,687 4,590 4,124
Investments and other non-current assets 177 244 189
Total non-current assets 5,013 4,963 4,421
Inventory / work in progress 0 0 3
Trade and other receivables 644 688 637
Cash and equivalents 1,510 1,381 1,151
Other current assets and asset held for resale 835,679 734,948 558,584
Total of all assets 842,846 741,980 564,796
Liabilities (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Short term liabilities 836,853 736,172 559,760
Long term liabilities 2,295 2,056 1,422
Other liabilites / pension etc 0 0 0
Total of all liabilities 839,148 738,228 561,182
Net assets (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Net assets 3,698 3,752 3,614
Equity (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Share capital 24 24 24
Minority interests 355 525 508
Retained earnings 424 419 259
Share premium account 965 964 961
Other equity 1,930 1,820 1,861
Total equity 3,698 3,752 3,614
Cash Flow (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Cash from operating activities 722 659 221
Cashflow before financing 559 -162 464
Increase / decrease in Cash 84 216 -214
Income (£m) 2018 2017 2016
Turnover 2,135 1,955 1,657
Cost of sales 227 215 175
Gross profit 1,908 1,740 1,482
Operating profit 751 626 427
Pre-tax profit 685 564 364
Profit / loss for the year 553 561 193