Reports and data


The London Metal Exchange publishes, via LME.com, LMElive and a network of licensed vendors, an extensive collection of reports and data.

Data on LME.com tends to be published on a day-delayed basis, whilst real and near-real time data is available via LMElive and our vendor network.

Metals specific data and reports

View our in-page, day-delayed data summaries for each metal in the non-ferrous, ferrous, minor and precious metals suites.

Steel scrap

Monthly Average Settlement Price

Monthly, per metal, average prices for cash, 3m, Dec 1, Dec 2, Dec 3 and Asian Reference Prices.

Monthly averages

Monthly overview report

Monthly snapshot of all-metals data including cash, 3m, volumes, market open interest and stock movements.

Monthly overview

Participant reports

Steel rebar
Open interest
Exchange open interest (EOI) shows LME Clear member open positions, and market open interest (MOI) shows all member and client open positions.
Futures banding
Two-day delayed, published daily. Futures banding shows the number of separate trading entities who hold significant long and short positions.
Warrant bandings
Three reports which show the number of separate trading entities who hold a significant percentage of warrants and positions along the front of the curve (tom, cash and cash +1).
Commitments of traders report (CoTR)
Weekly report detailing aggregate long and short positions of four pre-defined market participant types.

Regulatory reports

LME Clear reports
Member-only and free to air reports showing cleared volumes, SPAN files, CPMI IOSCO disclosures.
Quality of execution reports
Under MiFID II, RTS 27 seeks to provide both the public and investment firms with relevant data on execution quality.
Publication schedule
Table showing when reports and data are made available to the market, and on which channel, LME.com or data distributors.
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