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.

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Geometric structure
Strengthening the market
We are undertaking a programme of change to enhance and strengthen our markets to ensure that they thrive in the long-term. The action plan addresses recommendations put forward in an independent review, following events in the nickel market in 2022.
Wind turbines
The LME has set out its strategy for making metals the cornerstone of a more sustainable future.
New trading platform
The LME is building a new trading platform, launching a new trading GUI and enhancing its market data platform.
Responsible sourcing
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.
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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.
Implied pricing
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.
Metals hub collaboration
Metalshub collaboration
The LME is delighted to be collaborating with Metalshub.
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