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LME fees are set annually by the Exchange and agreed by its Board. All fees are standard across membership category or service and apply only to LME members and users of LME systems. Fees charged by LME members to clients are subject to normal commercial negotiation.

These fees are effective until 31 December 2014. LME has announced a new fee schedule that comes into effect on 1 January 2015.

Membership fees

The following annual membership fees apply:

 Membership category Fees 
Ring dealing members £55,000
Associate broker clearing members £55,000
Associate trade clearing members £19,000
Associate broker members £45,000
Associate trade members £1,250
Individual members £250
Honourary members N/A

Companies considering obtaining LME membership should review the membership requirements and process for becoming a member.

A complete listing of fees and levies is available. Fees and levies may be subject to VAT and other applicable taxes. For more information please contact us to discuss your enquiry.