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The London Metal Exchange is the world centre for industrial metals trading and price-risk management. More than 80% of global non-ferrous business is conducted here and the prices discovered on our three trading platforms are used as the global benchmark.


  • 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

  • LME Clear announces successful launch

    LME Clear, the new clearing house of the London Metal Exchange (LME), announces its successful launch today, migrating 100% of the positions of LME members from previous clearer LCH.Clearnet Ltd to its own risk and clearing system, LMEmercury.