London Stock Exchange
London Stock Exchange
MIC / AcronymXLON /
Market Cap$3.83 Trillion
Trading Hours8:00 AM -
London Stock Exchange 2019
London Stock Exchange Table of Contents
The London Stock Exchange Group (LSE) is based in London, United Kingdom. Below is a break down of key London Stock Exchange figures.
London Stock Exchange as a Market Capitalization of $3.83 Trillion. By market cap, London Stock Exchange is ranked 3 out of the 144 stock markets we track.
† Market Capitalization and Gross Domestic Product are both converted into U.S. Dollars. Data shown here is from March 2019 and is updated yearly.
When is the London Stock Exchange Open?
|Christmas||December 24, 2019|
|Christmas||December 25, 2019|
|Boxing Day||December 26, 2019|
|New Year's Day||December 31, 2019|
|New Year's Day||January 1, 2020|
|Good Friday||April 10, 2020|
|Easter Monday||April 13, 2020|
|Bank Holiday||May 8, 2020|
Mo/Tu/We/Th/Fr:7:00 AM - 8:00 AM — Opening Auction
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM — Continuous Trading
4:30 PM - 4:35 PM — Closing Auction
4:40 PM - 5:15 PM — Post Close
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Does the London Stock Exchange close for lunch?
The London Stock Exchange does not close for lunch. Continuous trading begins at 8:00 AM and continues all day until the closing bell at 4:30 PM.
London Stock Exchange Timezone
The London Stock Exchange uses the Europe/London timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently +00:00. Referred to by its abbreviation GMT. London does observe Daylight Saving Time (DST) but it currently is not Daylight Saving Time.
About the London Stock Exchange
London Stock Exchange Currency
The London Stock Exchange trades shares in British Pound. The official ISO 4217 currency code for British Pound is GBP. The official currency symbol is "£". Note that all dollar values listed on this site, such as market cap, are in U.S. Dollars.
The table below shows the current currency exchange rates between British Pound and other top currencies. These rates were last updated on November 17, 2019 .
Economy and Geography
The London Stock Exchange (LSE) is located in Europe (Northern Europe) and its headquarters is located in London, United Kingdom. The capital of United Kingdom is London. You can browse all markets by country if needed.
Contact the London Stock Exchange
In most cases, you will want contact your broker instead of contacting the London Stock Exchange directly. Most general information about the London Stock Exchange can be found on the web at www.londonstockexchange.com.
To contact the London Stock Exchange, you can use the information below:
- Phone Number: +44 20 7797 4400
- Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Check out the London Stock Exchange Bell Countdown see when the stock market opens next. All holiday closures are taken into account by our Opening/Closing Bell Countdown. You can even turn on/off an opening and closing bell notification sound.
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