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Fact Sheet for London Stock Exchange Group Plc

Nationality: United Kingdom
WebAddress: http://www.londonstockexchange.com/
General: London Stock Exchange Group Plc (LSE: LSE) is a stock exchange located in London. Founded in 1801, it is one of the largest stock exchanges in the world, with many overseas listings as well as UK companies. It traces its history to 1697 when John Castaing, stationed at an office in Jonathan's Coffee-House, published the prices of stocks and commodities called The Course of the Exchange and other things.
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First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

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