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The London Metal Exchange is the world centre for industrial metals trading. The prices discovered on our three trading platforms are used as the global reference price and both the metal and investment communities use the LME to transfer or take on risk, 24 hours a day.

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  • HKEx Group and China Merchants Group sign MOU

    Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx), HKEx Group companies the London Metal Exchange (LME) and LME Clear Limited, China Merchants Group Limited (CMG) and China Merchants Securities Co. Limited (CMS), signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on 22 October 2014 for a strategic alliance in product development and related services for market users.

  • HKEx to introduce its first Asia Commodities contracts for trading on 1 December

    Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Limited (HKEx) will introduce its first Asia Commodities contracts – London Aluminium Mini Futures, London Zinc Mini Futures and London Copper Mini Futures – for trading on Monday, 1 December 2014, subject to market readiness.

  • LME wins bid for provision of London Platinum and Palladium Prices

    The London Metal Exchange (LME) today announces its appointment by the London Platinum and Palladium Fixing Company Limited (LPPFCL) to be the new provider of London platinum and palladium prices

  • LME proceeds with warehousing reforms

    The London Metal Exchange (LME) today announced its intention to implement its linked load-in / load-out (LILO) rule and to proceed with further warehousing reforms following the success of its judicial review appeal.

  • LME announces new fee schedule

    The London Metal Exchange (LME) today announces a new fee schedule to support the ongoing programme of investment which is transforming the business