Summary

Trading Statement including revenues and KPIs for the three months ended 31 March 2019 (Q1)

1 May 2019

Revenues for three months ended 31 March 2019 refer to continuing operations, with comparatives against performance for the same period last year, are provided below. Growth rates for Q1 performance are also expressed on an organic and constant currency basis. All figures are unaudited.

Three months ended Constant
31 March currency
2019 2018 Variance variance1
Continuing operations: £m £m % %
Revenue
Information Services
214 201 6% 3%
Post Trade Services - LCH 134 118 14% 14%
Post Trade Services - CC&G and Monte Titoli 25 28 (10%) (9%)
Capital Markets
97 107 (9%) (9%)
Technology Services
14 13 9% 9%
Other 2 3 (31%) (31%)
Total revenue 486 470 3% 2%
Net treasury income through CCP businesses 59 48 23% 22%
Other income 1 2 (53%) (53%)
Total income 546 520 5% 4%
Cost of sales (56) (56) - (1%)
Gross profit 490 464 6% 4%

 

The Group’s principal foreign exchange exposure arises from translating and revaluing its foreign currency earnings, assets and liabilities into LSEG’s reporting currency of Sterling.

Variances in table are calculated from unrounded numbers.