London Stock Exchange welcomes Elite UK cohort 6

London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) today welcomes 44 companies to ELITE, its international business support programme. 13 companies join the sixth cohort of the UK programme, and 31 join Italy’s tenth cohort.

Xavier Rolet, CEO, LSEG welcomed the new ELITE CEOs to open trading on London’s markets this morning alongside Margot James MP, Minister for Small Business, Consumers, and Corporate Responsibility.

The 13 new UK companies come from across the country, from Glasgow to Devon and represent a diverse range of sectors, including an alternative energy provider, a tech developer helping people across the world learn to programme and a business teaching babies and pre-school aged children how to swim.

Today’s new cohorts bring the total number of businesses in the community to 442, from across 23 countries, generating over £33 billion in combined revenues and accounting for over 160,000 jobs.