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Accessing the market

You can access the London Metal Exchange by becoming a member or finding a member to trade through.

You can access our electronic trading platform, LMEselect, via member systems or member-sponsored ISV platforms.

Why trade via a member?

Prospective users of the Exchange can be assured that they are dealing with professional, recognised and experienced trading firms who are fully regulated for the capital and conduct of their business. Regulation of the market is carried out by the LME, while the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority and Prudential Regulation Authority are responsible for regulating the business of LME members.

Find an LME member

LME approved ISVs