Dmitry Firtash opened the trading at the London Stock Exchange
Today, on the stroke of 8.00 GMT, the Chairman of the Group DF’s Board, Dmitry Firtash and Lada Firtash, the Chairman of Firtash Foundation, with the fall of the hammer officially opened the trading at the London Stock Exchange.
Dmitry Firtash was given the honours to take part in this prestigious ceremony to mark the opening of the Days of Ukraine in the United Kingdom, the festival organized by Firtash Foundation, established by the Firtash family, and sponsored by the international group of companies Group DF. The festival takes place in London on October 17-19.
The Master of the ceremony will be Raffaele Jerusalmi, the Executive Director of London Stock Exchange and CEO of Borsa Italiana Stock Exchange (Milan, Italy).
“It is very important that we begin the Days of Ukraine in the United Kingdom at the London Stock Exchange. London is the financial capital of Europe; it is a huge investment potential for our country. What we are doing today is very important for Ukraine; unfortunately, we are little known in the world and our task is to show the potential of our country”, said Dmitry Firtash.
The London Stock Exchange is one of the largest and oldest exchanges in Europe. This invitation is a traditional way of showing respect to the invited person on the part of the management of the Exchange.