Australian (ASX) Stock Market Forum


  1. mullokintyre

    EDV - Endeavour Mining PLC (LSE)

    Endeavour Mining is Listed on the London Stock Exchange. Gold producer in West Africa, came off 3% last night in London, offset a little by the fall in the AUD GBP pair. It operates in 3 separate countries, so the ever present sovereign risk is not concentrated in one country. Have bought in...
  2. K

    London Stock Exchange Auctions - Impact of market orders?

    Hi all. Does anyone know how market orders are treated in LSE open/close auctions? Specifically: During the pre-auction call period, limit orders are incorporated into the order book following the 4 auction principles of maximum volume, minimum surplus, market pressure and reference price. The...
  3. K

    Stock Scanner and Trading Platform for FTSE

    Hi, I'm new to the site and Day Trading, so wondering if someone with the expertise could help me. I'm looking for the best Stock Scanner and Trading Platform to be used from Australia on the FTSE for Intra Day Trading? (or one platform for both) For the Stock Scanner I'm looking for one that...
  4. R

    How to sell shares on LSE when I have the original paper certificate?

    Hi all, am hoping someone can assist with this issue. When I left my long term Australian employer in 2008 I was issued with a (paper) share certificate for just over 10,000 shares (BP plc) which are listed on the London Stock Exchange. I'm wanting to sell these now (value about AU$80,000)...
  5. Gringotts Bank

    LSE versus HKEX

    Which index of stocks would be better for a mean reverting strategy?
  6. VSntchr

    FTSE Equity Trading

    Starting a thread to see if there is much interest on the forum for postings regarding LSE listed equities. This first post will detail some of the initial research I have done to see what is available in the way of tools/platforms. Brokers Fortunately the UK is a CFD friendly market...
  7. R

    Need Help: LSE and BHP demerger

    Hi All, I was on maternity leave when the BHP demerger occurred and missed when we were allowed to transfer or sell our shares on the LSE online. They have since sent me a share certificate but I have no idea where to start as far as selling or transferring the shares goes now. Any help or...
  8. S

    London Stock Exchange - Market open/close auction matching price

    Hi guys, I'm just started trading LSE shares, and now my biggest problem is that my broker doesn't show any open/close auction matching price. Any idea where I can get that?
  9. J

    London Stock Exchange: Brokers, Day Trading

    Hi ASF This is my first post Im a newbie here, spend a hour or so searching but couldn't really find what I was looking for. There doesn't seem to be a whole lot of chat about the London stock on here, correct me if I'm wrong, I'm pretty knew to the whole day trading game but it seem that...
  10. R

    LSE hedge funds vs. bonds

    Dear investors, Bond yields are next to zero nowadays. What do you think about switching bond part of portfolio to market neutral hedge funds? They have around 7% absolute returns with bond like volatility and are traded at London Stock Exchange. CFD are also available. One more...
  11. S

    Recommendations for selling LSE shares from Australia?

    Looking for recommendations and experiences for selling LSE shares from Aus (one-offs rather than continuous trading)? I'm currently being sent in circles from my UK bank who can't do it as I'm non-UK resident, and my Aus bank who don't have an international trading desk. I've heard of CMC...
  12. R

    BHP - Price disparity between ASX and LSE

    Why is the LSX - listed BHP stock at a discount to the ASX listed stock. As of 2:25pm today: ASX A$38.81 LSE GBP19.30 Now, $1 A = 0.582604 GBP, So, A$ 38.91 for one share on the ASX should relate to GBP 22.66 which implies the LSE listed stock trades at a 15% discount to...
  13. S

    Trading Options on the London Stock Exchange?

    Hi All Is it possible to trade Options on the LSE? And if so, is there a website out there that displays the Options Chains? Cheers!
  14. B

    EVS and the London Stock Exchange

    hi you all,i have a q. ESV are going global on the 19/10/04 and was wondering what happens with share price in good ole aust. do it mean that our shares are linked with the LSX. or are thay sep. from ours. do we get the dividends as well when it jumps up.(or loss if it falls) thanks by the way...