Released December 22nd, 2021
Nick Shenton - LSEG: More Than Meets the Eye
Nick Shenton is a fund manager at Artemis Investment Management. We cover LSEGs expansion from a regional stock exchange to a global financial infrastructure business, their mega acquisition of data business Refinitiv, and how the business is able to earn 90% gross margins.
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Read our research on the LSEG history, business model, and competitive positioning.
Brad Katsuyama - What Happens When You Hit Buy
Brad Katsuyama is the founder of the IEX exchange and the protagonist of Michael Lewis’s famous book, Flash Boys. We cover the business model of the financial exchanges, what IEX is and the problem they are solving, and what it was like to be the topic of a best-selling book.
Doug Colkitt - The Evolution of Markets
Doug Colkitt is a high-frequency trader and builder of the decentralized exchange, CrocSwap. We cover the evolution of market infrastructure, the mechanics of Automated Market Makers (AMMs), and the new category of single contract DEXs that Doug is building.
Ex-CEO LSEG Xavier Rolet's address at the Oxford Union
Learn about the challenge leverage poses to the financial system and the efficacy of regulation in dealing with financial crises.
Ex-CEO LSEG Xavier Rolet's interview at UWE Bristol
Former LSE CEO Xavier Rolet discusses the potential of the LSE as a platform to attract the best global companies.
LSEG Investor Education Event - 02.07.2021
Learn how LSEG is harnessing tech to drive growth in its data & analytics business even as regulations become more complex.
LSE: A story of failed mega mergers
The LSE’s share price, up more than 2,000% between 2001 and 2020, reflects its frequent position as a bid target.
The LSE-Refinitiv Honeymoon Is Over
A look at the heavy investment required in the LSE-Refinitiv merger before the integration targets can be realized.
Running the World's Markets: The Governance of Financial Infrastructure
An in-depth examination, with insightful stories and lessons, of regulation of market infrastructure institutions.
Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt
An investigation into the emergence and growth of high-frequency trading which led to the formation of the IEX (the Investors' Exchange).
Trading and Exchanges: Market Microstructure for Practitioners
The definitive resource on market microstructure, a must-read for anyone wanting to dive into the weeds of how exchanges work.