Women of the future celebrated at LSEG

London Stock Exchange Group warmly welcomed Andrea Leadsom, Economic Secretary to HM Treasury; Pinky Lilani, entrepreneur and the founder of the Women of the Future (WotF) Awards, along with award winners and LSEG employees, to open trading on London's financial markets this morning to celebrate the winners of the 2014 WotF Awards.

The WotF Awards are the premier awards for recognising successful young women, under the age of 35, in Britain. For more than 10 years the awards have promoted the achievements of award winners and nominees. With categories ranging from Technology and Digital to Media, Business and Science, the awards seek to reward talent and establish role models for the next generation confident, career-driven women.