Lyft Inc – new top tech-listing on the global market as of 1 April 2019
As of 1 April, the US ride-sharing company Lyft Inc will be tradable in our international market segment global market at local fees after the IPO at Nasdaq. Lyft Inc is headquartered in San Francisco and according to media reports only operates in the USA and Canada, its largest competitor is Uber.
The global market segment of the Vienna Stock Exchange currently offers investors almost 600 international blue chips from 26 countries. Instead of having to navigate around time zones, investors can trade on their familiar marketplace during local trading hours (9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.) at domestic fees and obtain information in their native language. The international segment in Vienna is well received and has become the second-strongest market segment. Three market makers (Baader Bank, Lang & Schwarz and Raiffeisen Centrobank) ensure attractive prices by providing additional liquidity.