London Stock Exchange and Shares Magazine launch The Stock Market Show

  • One day education event for private investors on September 13
  • Opportunity to meet listed companies’ CEOs and management teams
  • Exhibitors to include corporate brokers, AIM company Nomads and private investor service providers

London Stock Exchange today launched the inaugural Stock Market Show, a major new private investor conference and exhibition. Hosted by London Stock Exchange and Shares magazine a leading weekly investor publication, the one day event will be a platform connecting individual investors with listed companies and industry experts, helping them gain an insight into investment options, and how best to make informed investment decisions.

This year’s event will take place at the Business Design Centre, Islington on Saturday 13 September and is expected to attract more than 1,500 attendees.

Brian Schwieger, Head of Equities at London Stock Exchange Group, said:
“The combination of the Government’s significant changes to the UK’s pension system and investors’ ability include AIM shares, now free of Stamp Duty, in their ISAs has means it is more crucial than ever that private investors are as informed as possible about approaching the market. The Stock Market Show presents an unrivalled opportunity to meet CEOs and management teams of listed companies as well as the UK’s leading retail brokers and trading technology providers.”

Mike Boydell, Managing Director at MSM Media, Shares magazine publisher:
“We are absolutely delighted to be hosting The Stock Market Show in conjunction with the London Stock Exchange. The show will offer the opportunity for listed companies, major brokers and service providers to showcase themselves to retail investors, and for those attending the chance to be better informed to make those all important investment decisions. It will be a packed day of over 45 presentations from selected listed companies as well as keynote speakers and investment professionals, one not to be missed.“

The event website and investor registration system will be open shortly. If you are interested in presenting or having a stand at the event please contact Roland Spencer roland@msm.co.uk 020 7378 4431.

For further information visit - http://www.thestockmarketshow.com/

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About London Stock Exchange Group:

London Stock Exchange Group (LSE.L) is a diversified international exchange Group that sits at the heart of the world's financial community. The Group can trace its history back to 1801.

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 the pan-European equities platform, Turquoise. Through its markets, the Group offers international business, and investors, unrivalled access to Europe's capital markets.

Post trade and risk management services are a significant and growing part of the Group’s business operations. LSEG operates CC&G, the Rome headquartered CCP and Monte Titoli, the significant European settlement business, selected as a first wave T2S participant. The Group is also a majority owner of leading multi-asset global CCP, LCH.Clearnet.

The Group offers its customers an extensive range of real-time and reference data products, including Sedol, UnaVista, Proquote and RNS. FTSE calculates thousands of unique indices that measure and benchmark markets and asset classes in more than 80 countries around the world.

London Stock Exchange Group is also a leading developer of high performance trading platforms and capital markets software. In addition to the Group’s own markets, over 30 other organisations and exchanges around the world use the Group’s MillenniumIT trading, surveillance and post trade technology.

Headquartered in London, United Kingdom with significant operations in Italy, France, North America and Sri Lanka, the Group employs approximately 2,800 people.

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