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London Stock Exchange (UK) monthly: average daily number of trades 2015-2020

The average number of daily trades made on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) massively jumped in March of 2020. Over two thousand companies currently trade on the LSE. Since the coronavirus pandemic, the total market value of companies trading on the LSE has fallen significantly.

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Average daily number of trades on London Stock Exchange (UK order book) in the United Kingdom from January 2015 to September 2020

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Release date

October 2020


United Kingdom

Survey time period

January 2015 to September 2020

Supplementary notes

Figures on earlier months and years available through monthly reports on London Stock Exchange historical lists here.
Figures rounded.

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