Belfast Telegraph

Boost to London Stock Exchange

A rise in the number of stock flotations, more trading and increased investor sentiment boosted the London Stock Exchange during the spring and summer. The LSE said the amount of capital raised on its markets, which also include Borsa Italiana in Milan, more than doubled from £4bn to £9.3bn in the five months ending August 31. New issues on its exchanges rose 19% to 63.

A rise in the number of stock flotations, more trading and increased investor sentiment boosted the London Stock Exchange during the spring and summer. The LSE said the amount of capital raised on its markets, which also include Borsa Italiana in Milan, more than doubled from £4bn to £9.3bn in the five months ending August 31. New issues on its exchanges rose 19% to 63.

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