London Stock Exchange Group Plc Statement re: LCH.Clearnet

The London Stock Exchange Group plc ("LSEG") notes the recent press speculation regarding LSEG and LCH.Clearnet Group Limited (“LCH”).  LSEG confirms that it is not engaged in any discussions with LCH regarding a possible transaction.

London Stock Exchange Group

Victoria Brough

(Media)

+44 (0) 20 7797 1222

Paul Froud

(Investor Relations)

+44 (0) 20 7797 3322

About London Stock Exchange Group:

London Stock Exchange Group (LSE.L) sits at the heart of the world’s financial community. The Group operates a broad range of international equity, bond and derivatives markets, including London Stock Exchange; Borsa Italiana; MTS, Europe's leading fixed income market; and Turquoise, offering pan-European and US lit and dark equity trading. Through its markets, the Group offers international business unrivalled access to Europe’s capital markets.

The Group is a leading developer of high performance trading platforms and capital markets software and also offers its customers around the world an extensive range of real-time and reference data products and market-leading post-trade services. 

Headquartered in London, United Kingdom with significant operations in Italy and Sri Lanka, the Group employs around 1500 people. Further information on London Stock Exchange Group can be found at www.londonstockexchangegroup.com.