Xavier Rolet

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The London Stock Exchange’s last significant outage took place in 2011. Photograph: iStock

The London Stock Exchange suffered its worst outage in seven years on Thursday morning after a technical issue delayed the start of trading for an hou(...)

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Photograph: Brendan McDermid/Reuters

The Stoxx Europe 600 Index advanced with banks outperforming after US Fed Federal Reserve chairwoman Janet Yellen’s proposed replacement, Jerome Powel(...)

 CEO of the London Stock Exchange Xavier Rolet has stepped down with immediate effect, blaming “unwelcome publicity” amid a mounting row over succession plans for the top job.

The London Stock Exchange said its chief executive, Xavier Rolet, has left after the bourse’s clash with a top shareholder dragged in the Bank of Engl(...)

There is disquiet over a proposed loosening of standards to attract the IPO of Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabia’s state-owned oil company. Photograph: Reuters

The world’s largest sovereign wealth fund has sharply criticised UK plans to change its stock market listing rules, adding to disquiet over a proposed(...)

The London Stock Exchange is working on a new type of structure that would make the exchange more attractive for Aramco. Photograph: Reuters/ Ali Jarekji

Britain wants to loosen rules on listing state companies in a move that could help London win the lucrative IPO of oil giant Saudi Aramco but which ha(...)

Last year, LCH’s swap clearing business enjoyed a 25 per cent jump in volume to $666 trillion. And the regulatory incentives giving those operations a tailwind are just getting stronger. (Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg)

One of London’s crown financial jewels -- a business sought after by the rest of Europe -- is shining brighter than ever before. The UK capital’s L(...)

HSBC chairman Douglas Flint gives evidence to the Commons treasury committee on the impact of Brexit. Photograph: PA Wire

London financial bosses entered 2017 with renewed warnings about the potential impact of Brexit, with HSBC chairman Douglas Flint warning that if the (...)

London Stock Exchange, its chief executive Xavier Rolet said: “If we allow continuation of the non-economic, non-commercial nature to split up clearing . . . it will never come back to London.” Photograph: Nick Ansell/PA Wire

The loss of London’s euro clearing industry as a result of Britain’s Brexit vote could translate to €77 billion in added margin contributions from ba(...)

George Osborne: claims that 285,000 financial services jobs  are linked to business with Europe. Photograph: Ben Birchall/PA Wire

British chancellor George Osborne has warned of “tens of thousands” of potential job losses in the financial services industry if Britain leaves the E(...)

Although the two companies describe the deal as a merger, Deutsche Börse is paying a takeover premium to the LSE. Photograph: PA Wire

The London Stock Exchange Group and Deutsche Börse have unveiled a deal to combine, a move they hope will fight off interlopers and persuade regulator(...)

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