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Trading times and dates

First session (UK)

  • Steel Billet 11:40-11:45
  • Aluminium Alloy and NASAAC 11:45-11:50
  • Tin 11:50-11:55
  • Primary Aluminium 11:55-12:00
  • Copper 12:00-12:05
  • Lead 12:05-12:10
  • Zinc 12:10-12:15
  • Nickel 12:15-12:20
  • Cobalt and Molybdenum 12:20-12:25
  • Interval 12:25-12:30
  • Copper 12:30-12:35
  • Aluminium Alloy and NASAAC 12:35-12:40
  • Tin 12:40-12:45
  • Lead 12:45-12:50
  • Zinc 12:50-12:55
  • Primary Aluminium 12:55-13:00
  • Nickel 13:00-13:05
  • Steel Billet 13:05-13:10
  • Interval 13:10-13:20
  • Kerb trading 13:20-14:45
  • Interval 14:45-14:55

Second session (UK)

  • Aluminium Alloy and NASAAC 14:55-15:00
  • Lead 15:00-15:05
  • Zinc 15:05-15:10
  • Copper 15:10-15:15
  • Primary Aluminium 15:15-15:20
  • Tin 15:20-15:25
  • Nickel 15:25-15:30
  • Steel Billet 15:30-15:35
  • Interval 15:35-15:40
  • Lead 15:40-15:45
  • Zinc 15:45-15:50
  • Copper 15:50-15:55
  • Primary Aluminium 15:55-16:00
  • Tin 16:00-16:05
  • Nickel 16:05-16:10
  • Aluminium Alloy and NASAAC 16:10-16:15
  • Kerb trading 16:15-17:00

 

Note:

16.35 - Tin ceases trading
16.40 - Lead and Steel Billet cease trading
16.45 - Nickel and Cobalt cease trading
16.50 - Zinc ceases trading
16.55 - Copper and Molybdenum cease trading
17.00 - Primary Aluminium, Aluminium Alloy and NASAAC cease trading

Exchange holidays

UK HolidayDatesSubstituted 3 Month Prompt Dates
Christmas DayWed 25 Dec 13Tue 24 Dec 13
Boxing DayThurs 26 Dec 13Fri 27 Dec 13
New Year’s Day Wed 1 Jan 14Thurs 2 Jan 14
Good FridayFri 18 Apr 14N/A
Easter MondayMon 21 Apr 14Tues 22 Apr 14
Early May Bank HolidayMon 5 May 14Tues 6 May 14
Spring Bank HolidayMon 26 May 14Tues 27 May 14
Summer Bank HolidayMon 25 Aug 14N/A
Christmas DayThurs 25 Dec 14Wed 24 Dec 14
Boxing DayFri 26 Dec 14Mon 29 Dec 14
New Year’s DayThurs 1 Jan 15Fri 2 Jan 15

Please note that on Tuesday 24 December 2013 and Tuesday 31 December 2013 the Ring will close at 14.00 hours after Kerb 1 with LMEselect operating until 16.00 hours.

On both these days LMEsmart will close at 17.00 hours for member trade input.