– LSEG Romania will donate 65.000 euro to support the local fight against COVID-19

– LSEG has chosen to support three causes that currently need help

London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) Romania announces today that it is continuing it’s commitment to support the communities in which it operates.

Through LSEG Foundation, LSEG Romania will donate 30.000 Euro to ‘Marius Nasta’ Institute of Pneumology procure medical equipment. LSEG Romania will also direct 15.000 euro to ‘Hospice Casa Sperantei’ that is offering palliative care services to adults and children.

\With the help of the local employees, LSEG will donate 20.000 euro to buy sanitization products and medical supplies for hospitals and ambulance-centres in Bucharest, Arad and Bacau.

In addition, the ‘Go Great Foundation’ will receive support with necessary sanitization products and masks for the placement centres where the children are cared for. The ‘Go Great Foundation’ has been the charitable partner of LSEG since 2019.

‘In this difficult period for human kind, LSEG Romania understands that we need to be close to the people of Romania, especially to the ones that are on the front-lines fighting the crisis, and to those that are affected. We are confident that we will overcome this crisis through solidarity, discipline and hope.’  Andreea Stanescu, General Manager, LSEG Romania

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About London Stock Exchange Group:

London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) is a global financial markets infrastructure business. Its diversified global business focuses on Information Services, Risk and Balance Sheet Management and Capital Formation. The Group supports global financial stability and sustainable economic growth by enabling businesses and economies to fund innovation, manage risk and create jobs. The Group can trace its history back to 1698.

In Capital Markets, the Group operates a broad range of international equity, ETF, bond and derivatives markets, including London Stock Exchange; Borsa Italiana; MTS (a European fixed income market); and Turquoise (a pan-European equities MTF). Through its platforms, LSEG offers market participants, unrivalled access to Europe’s capital markets.

In Information Services, through FTSE Russell, the Group is a global leader in financial indexing, benchmarking and analytic services with over $16 trillion benchmarked to its indexes. The Group also provides customers with an extensive range of data services, research and analytics through The Yield Book, Mergent, SEDOL, UnaVista, XTF and RNS.

Post trade and risk management services are a significant part of the Group’s business operations. In addition to majority ownership of LCH, a multi-asset global CCP operator, LSEG owns CC&G, the Italian clearing house and Monte Titoli, a leading European custody and settlement business.

LSEG Technology develops and operates high performance technology solutions, including trading, market surveillance and post trade systems for over 40 organisations and exchanges, including the Group’s own markets.

LSEG operates an open access model, offering choice and partnership to customers across all of its businesses. Headquartered in the United Kingdom, with significant operations in North America, Italy, France and Sri Lanka, the Group employs approximately 4,500 people.

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