| London Stock Exchange: LSE
London Stock Exchange Group is a diversified international market infrastructure and capital markets business sitting at the heart of the world’s financial community. The Group operates a broad range of international equity, 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, the Group offers international business and investors unrivalled access to Europe’s capital markets. Post trade and risk management services are a significant part of the Group’s business operations. In addition to majority ownership of multi-asset global CCP operator, LCH.Clearnet Group, the Group operates CC&G, the Italian clearing house; Monte Titoli, the European settlement business; and globeSettle, the Group’s newly established central securities depository based in Luxembourg. The Group is a global leader in indexing and analytic solutions. FTSE and Russell Indexes offer thousands of indices that measure and benchmark markets around the world. The Group also provides customers with an extensive range of real time and reference data products, including SEDOL, UnaVista, Proquote and RNS. The Group is a leading developer of high performance trading platforms and capital markets software for customers around the world, through MillenniumIT. Since December 2014, the Group has owned Russell Investments, an investment management business. Headquartered in London, with significant operations in North America, Italy, France and Sri Lanka, the Group employs approximately 4,700 people.