LSE Live - Lahore Stock Exchange 2019 LSE was established in October 1970
and is the second largest stock exchange of Pakistan with a market share of around
12-16% in terms of daily traded volumes. LSE was the first Exchange in the country
to take on automation of trading at the exchanges in 1994. LSE has made large investments
in technology & automation to keep pace with globalization of securities trading.
LSE was the first Exchange in Pakistan to offer online Internet based trading to
its members in the year 2001. It enables the brokers to reach out to the unexploited
retail markets. Currently, more than 50% of the total trading volume at the LSE
originates from Internet trading terminals. Activities of Lahore Stock Exchange
(LSE) have increased significantly in all operational areas since its inception.
Over the years, LSE has successfully met various challenges and has now emerged,
fully geared and positioned to aggressively compete with its fellow Exchanges, contributing
towards the growth of Capital Markets in Pakistan.
LSE statistics, It has 519 companies, spanning 37 sectors of the economy, that are
listed on the Exchange with total listed capital of Rs. 555.67 billion having market
capitalization of around Rs. 3.64 trillion. LSE has 152 members of whom 81 are corporate
and 54 are individual members.