London Stock Exchange wins award for â€˜Best Global Exchange Groupâ€™
ECONOMYNEXT – London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG), which has a support centre in Sri Lanka and uses technology developed by the island’s MillenniumIT software firm, has won the award for ‘Best Global Exchange Group’ at the fifth annual Markets Choice Awards (MCAs).
Organised by Markets Media and Traders Magazine, the Markets Choice Awards recognise excellence among firms and individuals in financial markets, a statement said.
Four LSEG businesses were also recognised at the awards: the LCH clearing house, MTS fixed income electronic trading venue, MillenniumIT and London Stock Exchange, for their role in helping the group distinguish itself among its peers, it said.
“LSEG is a leading developer and operator of high-performance technology solutions, including trading, market surveillance and post-trade systems,” the statement said.
“The Group has a strong footprint in Sri Lanka, employing over 800 staff in highly skilled roles across multiple locations in Colombo and Malabe.”
(COLOMBO, May 18, 2017)