She did not say whether she would be stepping down as leader of the Liberal Democrats, who were in coalition with the Conservatives from 2010-2015, but said she would be making further remarks later on Friday.
"I am proud that in this campaign, the Liberal Democrats have stood up for openness, generosity and hope".
In a statement released by the party, it was confirmed that Ed Davey and Sal Brinton would take over as joint interim leaders.
Lib Dem leader Jo Swinson reacts as she loses her East Dumbartonshire constituency.
Nicola Sturgeon pumped her fists on Sky News after hearing her party's candidate, Amy Callaghan, narrowly beat out Jo Swinson, who stepped down as Liberal Democratic leader after she lost her seat.
Ms Moran, increasing her Oxford West and Abingdon majority from 800 to nearly 9,000, is second in the race to succeed Ms Swinson, and environment spokeswoman Wera Hobhouse is third favourite, according to Coral.
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Pound rockets as Boris Johnson's Conservatives win general election 2019
Results poured in early Friday showing a substantial shift in support to the Conservatives from Labour . Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn poses outside the polling station at Pakeman Primary School, Holloway.
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In a speech in central London following a dismal night for her party, Ms Swinson name-checked several re-elected MPs, including education spokeswoman Layla Moran and home affairs spokeswoman Christine Jardine, who had the "experience" to succeed her.
But, she ended on a message of hope, saying: "There will be a way out of this nationalist surge, and we have to work together to find it".
The 70-year-old retained his seat in Islington North, but with things looking bleak for his party tonight he took the opportunity to confirm he would be stepping down.
She led the party into the General Election with a pro-remain message, but it wasn't enough to secure a strong backing.
On the opposite side of the House, Conservative Party leader Boris Johnson also retained his seat in Uxbridge and South Ruislip, defeating Labour's Ali Milani by more than 7,000 votes.