Find a member

A large number of participants access our markets as clients of LME members. Non-members wishing to trade LME contracts can do so through Category 1, 2 and 4 members (and their associated ISVs) with each category offering different levels of services in respect of trading and clearing.


Provides access to the Ring, LMEselect, telephone, LME Clear member, issue LME registered client contracts.

Category 1 Members

Provides access to LMEselect, telephone, LME Clear member, issue LME registered client contracts.

Category 2 Members

Provides access to LMEselect, telephone, LME Clear member, cannot issue LME registered Client Contracts.

Category 3 Members

Provides access to the LMEselect, telephone, issue LME registered client contracts.

Category 4 Members

Industry participants who may also be customers of Category 1, 2 or 4 members.

Category 5 Members

LMEprecious members may trade LME Gold and Silver contracts on LMEselect or the Inter-Office Market, on behalf of themselves or on behalf of Clients.

LMEprecious Members            
RIBs
Registered Intermediating Brokers (RIBs) are brokers which can arrange LME and LMEprecious trades between market counterparties, who can be LME members or clients.
RIBs Members 

If you are trading LME contracts and are interested in getting access to the RIB service, please find a step by step guide on getting set up and all required documentation here. Find out more about getting access to the RIB service
Member Base
metals
Base metals
options
Minor metals and alloys
Precious Cash settled futures MAFs ET
ABN AMRO Clearing Bank NV green light green light green light red light amber light green light green light
ADM Investor Services International Limited green light green light green light red light green light green light green light
Amalgamated Metal Trading Limited
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BGC Brokers Limited
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BNP Paribas
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BOCI Global Commodities (UK) Limited
green light green light green light red light amber light green light green light
Britannia Global Markets
green light green light green light red light green light red light green light
Cargill Financial Services Europe Limited
red light red light red light red light red light red light red light
China Merchants Securities (UK) Limited
green light green light red light red light red light red light green light
CCBI Metdist Global Commodities (UK) Limited
green light green light green light red light red light green light red light
Citigroup Global Markets Limited
green light green light green light red light amber light red light green light
Commerzbank AG -
Credit Suisse International
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Deutsche Bank AG
green light green light red light red light amber light green light red light
E D & F Man Capital Markets Limited
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GF Financial Markets (UK) Limited
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Goldman Sachs International
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HSBC Bank plc
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ICBC Standard bank PLC
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INTL FCStone Ltd
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J.P. Morgan Securities plc
green light green light amber light red light green light green light green light
Koch Metals Trading Limited
green light green light amber light red light red light red light red light
Macquarie Bank Limited
green light green light green light red light green light green light green light
MAREX Financial
green light green light green light green light green light green light green light
Merrill Lynch International
green light green light red light red light red light red light red light
Mitsui Bussan Commodities Limited
green light amber light green light red light green light red light green light
Mizuho Securities USA LLC
green light green light green light red light amber light green light green light
Morgan Stanley -
Natixis
green light green light red light red light amber light green light red light
Natwest Markets Plc
green light green light green light red light red light red light  red light 
RBC Europe Limited
green light amber light green light red light red light red light green light
R.J. O’Brien Limited
green light green light green light red light amber light green light green light
Scotiabank Europe Plc
green light green light amber light red light amber light red light green light
Société Générale
red light red light  red light  red light  red light  red light  red light 
Societe Generale International Limited
green light green light green light green light green light green light green light
Standard Chartered Bank
green light green light red light red light red light red light green light
Sucden Financial Limited
green light green light green light red light green light green light green light
TD Bank Europe Limited
green light amber light red light red light amber light red light red light
Toyota Tsusho Metals Limited
green light green light green light red light amber light green light green light
Triland Metals Limited
green light green light green light red light amber light red light red light
Tullett Prebon (Europe) Limited
green light green light green light red light amber light green light green light
UBS AG
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Table notes

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Base metals includes LME Aluminium, LME Copper, LME Zinc, LME Nickel, LME Lead, LME Tin.

Base metals options includes options on LME Aluminium, LME Copper, LME Zinc, LME Nickel, LME Lead, LME Tin.

Minor metals and alloys includes LME Cobalt, LME Aluminium Alloy and LME NASAAC.

Precious includes LME Gold and LME Silver.

Cash-settled futures (CSFs) includes LME Alumina (CRU/Fastmarkets MB basket), LME Aluminium Premium Duty Paid US Midwest (Platts), LME Aluminium Premium Duty Unpaid European (Fastmarkets MB), LME Cobalt (Fastmarkets MB), LME Molybdenum (Platts), LME Steel Scrap, LME Steel Rebar, LME Steel HRC N. America (Platts) and LME Steel HRC FOB China (Argus).

MAFs includes monthly average futures on LME Aluminium, LME Copper, LME Zinc, LME Nickel, LME Lead, LME Tin, LME Aluminium Alloy and LME NASAAC.

Electronic trading (ET) indicates that a member provides access to Electronic Trading services.

green light All products and services available.    

amber light Some products and services available.   

red light No products and services available.

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