Listing requirements and the prospectus

A summary of the listing requirements and listing application process for a UK company seeking admission of its shares to the Official List by the UK Listing Authority and admission to trading by the London Stock Exchange and its prospectus obligations.

This note is being updated to reflect the proposed amendments to the Listing Rules and related guidance set out in CP17/4 and the FCA’s discussion paper reviewing the effectiveness of the UK primary markets landscape (DP17/2) published on 14 February 2017. For further details, see Legal update, Listing Rules: FCA consultation on amendments and new technical notes and Discussion paper, Review of the Effectiveness of Primary Markets: The UK Primary Markets Landscape (DP 17/2).


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