Whether through client engagement and discussion papers, service and strategic reviews or product development, technology roadmaps and committee feedback, as an exchange we constantly strive to improve the services we offer the market.
Below you will find a selection of some of the more important and newer initiatives we are undertaking.
Market structure evolution
Our range of proposals is designed to enable the LME to modernise and adapt to emerging trends and evolving customer needs.
The LME has set out its strategy for making metals the cornerstone of a more sustainable future.
Independent nickel market review
The LME has selected Oliver Wyman to conduct an independent review into events in the nickel market leading up to the suspension in March 2022.
New trading platform
The LME is building a new trading platform, launching a new trading GUI and enhancing its market data platform.
The LME has set out a responsible sourcing framework for all LME registered metal brands.
LMEpassport is the new electronic certificates of analysis (CoA) and digital credentials register from the London Metal Exchange.
Electric vehicle battery materials
As set out in the LME Strategic Pathway, the LME is building new risk-management tools for electric vehicle battery materials.
As part of the Strategic Pathway, the LME has expanded implied pricing functionality on LMEselect to include more metals.
Options discussion paper
The LME has issued a market-wide discussion paper on plans to simplify and standardise some areas of its options market structure.
The LME is delighted to be collaborating with Metalshub.
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