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The London Stock Exchange Group (LSE) is based in London, United Kingdom. There are five other markets in this country including AIM Stock Exchange, London Metal Exchange, and Aquis Stock Exchange.

The MIC code for this exchange is XLON. This MIC may encompass multiple trading venues with distinct hours, trading holidays, rules, and securities. The acronym or abbreviation for this market is LSE.

To access LSE Group trading hours and market holidays programmatically, check out the TradingHours.com API.

Upcoming Holidays
Good Friday Fri, April 2, 2021 (2 months from now)
Easter Mon, April 5, 2021 (2 months from now)
Bank Holiday Mon, May 3, 2021 (3 months from now)
Bank Holiday Mon, May 31, 2021 (4 months from now)
Trading Schedule


5:05am - 7:50am — Pre-Trading

8:00am - 12:00pm — Regular Trading

12:02pm - 4:30pm — Regular Trading

4:40pm - 5:15pm — Post Close

Breaking Down the LSE Group

London Stock Exchange Timezone

The London Stock Exchange uses the Europe/London timezone. Commonly referred to as Greenwich Mean Time. This timezone is currently GMT+00:00. The abbreviation for this timezone is GMT.

The "Europe/London" timezone does use Daylight Saving Time (DST), but it is not currently Daylight Saving Time. The next time change will be 2 months from now on Sunday, March 28, 2021 at 1:00am.

Market Capitalization

The Market Capitalization, or total value of all shares of all securities traded on the LSE Group is $3.72 trillion USD.

Market Cap is based on data from the World Federation of Exchanges and was last updated on Saturday, January 2, 2021.

London Stock Exchange Currency

The London Stock Exchange trades in British Pounds. The currency code is GBP. The currency symbol is "ยฃ".

๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Economy & Geography

The London Stock Exchange is headquartered in London, United Kingdom located in Europe (Northern Europe).

United Kingdom is neighboring Ireland. Markets in this region include Irish Stock Exchange.

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:

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What's Next?

Check out the London Stock Exchange Countdown & Timers to track when markets open or close and view upcoming LSE Holidays. If you need to integrate market hours or holidays into your own website or application, checkout the TradingHours.com API.

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