LME Singapore Gala


Date: Tuesday 3 December

Location: The Westin, 12 Marina View, Asia Square, Tower 2, Singapore

Event Organiser: London Metal Exchange

LME Involvement: The LME are hosting the gala.

Description: The London Metal Exchange will again be hosting a free conference for market participants in Singapore in December 2019. The purpose of the Gala is to promote the LME, as well as to educate and provide an update directly from the LME to our valued clients and stakeholders in the region. The event is targeted at potential and existing users of the LME, including metal producers, consumers and traders.


08.00  Registration and breakfast 
08.45  Welcome remarks
08.50 Opening address and LME update
09.00 Global economic outlook
Ian Roper, Chief Economist, SMM
09.20 Base metals markets today
Marc Bailey, Deputy CEO, Sucden Financial
09.35 The role of LME warrants in the physical market
Aaron Sim, Marketing Manager, Triland Metals Singapore
09.50 Panel: The metals debate
Which metal carries the most upside potential in the face of geopolitics, the move towards sustainability, and the EV revolution?
Moderator: Xu Xiao, Head of Japan Sales, LME
Haikuo Bian, Trade Finance Manager, Raffemet
Adrian Chai, Managing Director, Group Head of Automotive, Metals & Mining Global Industries, DBS Bank
Hongmei Li, Head Of Content, Mysteel Global
Shigemoto Toma, Senior Trader, Base Metals Trading, Anglo American


11.00 Market outlook for ferrous metals
Andrew Cosgrove, Global Head of Metals and Mining Research, Bloomberg Intelligence
11.20 Panel: Spotlight on ferrous
How to manage volatility and risk in uncertain times?
Moderator: Joe Vu, Head of Financial Sales, LME
Jay Ahn, Strategic Customer Manager, Cargill
Tim Hard, SVP Metals, Argus
David He, VP Commodities Trading, Legend Arb Group
Joel Parsons, Portfolio Manager, Drakewood Prospect Fund
Guy Wolf, CEO, Marex Spectron Asia
12.00 Panel: "Internationalising" Asia
Developments in regional commodity markets, market access and arbitrage opportunities
Moderator: Will Fyfe, Head of Singapore, LME
Paul MacGregor, Derivatives Sales, Britannia Global Markets
Shanthini Thaker, CEO, Triland Metals Singapore
Julie Zhu, Co-Founder, Viant Pte Ltd
12.45 Networking lunch


If you would like to sponsor this event you can view available packages and details here.

Cocktail reception

Prior to the main conference, we'll be holding a Cocktail Reception, at the Singapore Cricket Club. The reception will be exclusively open to Gold, Silver and Bronze Sponsors, as well as VIP guests of the LME. 

Date Event Venue
Monday 2 December Cocktail Reception
Invite Gold / Silver / Bronze sponsors only
Singapore Cricket Club
Tuesday 3 December LME Singapore Gala
Open to all
(Networking lunch included and open to all conference attendees)
The Westin, Singapore
Triland Metals

Triland Metals

Gold Sponsor

Triland Metals Singapore is a wholly owned subsidiary of Triland Metals, specialising in base, precious and ferrous derivatives. Established in 1971, Triland Metals is a Category 1 member of the LME, headquartered in London with regional offices in New York, Singapore and Tokyo.

We primarily service physical metals users who participate on terminal markets to mitigate price risk within their businesses. Our services include round-the-clock risk management solutions for both on exchange and OTC contracts, warrant trading and provision of credit facilities.

In 2017 we formed a Structure Finance department enabling clients to engage in Repo and Voyage Financing. Last year the launch of Tri-X, our in-house developed trading platform has allowed clients to obtain instantaneous quotes for metals in USD, GBP, EUR and JPY. The success of this platform has led to multi-language access and the further development of a bespoke Tri-X app as well as averaging and swaps.

Sucden Financial


Gold Sponsor 

Sucden Financial was formed in 1973 as the London brokerage arm of Sucden. The firm has evolved into one of the largest independently owned brokers for traders, fabricators, producers, consumers, merchants, investment houses, hedge funds, commodity firms and retail brokers.

As a ring dealing member of the London Metal Exchange (LME) and with access to major global exchanges, the company provides fast, direct access to worldwide markets.
Based in the City of London, Sucden Financial also has offices in Moscow and subsidiaries in Hong Kong (Sucden Financial (HK) Limited) and New York (Sucden Futures Inc.).

Sucden Financial Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Britannia Global Markets

Britania Global Markets 

Silver Sponsor 

Britannia Global Markets is a bespoke brokerage house offering clients the ability to trade across asset classes and markets worldwide. Authorised and regulated by the FCA, it is a member of the Dubai Gold and Commodities Exchange, the London Stock Exchange, and has Category 4 Membership of the London Metal Exchange. Britannia Global Markets offers Futures, Options, Bullion, Forex, Fixed Income Securities and Equities. Clients may access markets via FIX order routing, one of our market leading electronic platforms or over the telephone 24 hours a day.

Britannia Global Markets is a member of the Britannia Financial Group, a Global Investment Banking Group providing a wide range of financial services including banking, brokerage, investment and asset management services, corporate finance and more to a substantial and diversified client base including corporations, financial institutions, and ultra-high net worth individuals. The Group is headquartered in London with offices in major financial centres around the world.

Marex Spectron

Marex Spectron 

Silver Sponsor 

Marex Spectron is a world leading broker offering unrivalled breadth of commodity market coverage across Metals, Agricultural and Energy products, with extensive services, diversified client base, platform scalability, and leading proprietary technology, data and analytics offerings.
While other competitors might match its offering in one specific commodity category, the group is unique for being top ranked across Metals, Energy and Agricultural products.
Marex Spectron is one of the best-known names in the global metals markets and an LME Category 1 member, with highly experienced brokers across Europe, North America and Asia providing 24-hour metals market coverage and comprehensive execution services to a global client base.

Henry Bath

 Henry Bath

Bronze Sponsor

Established in 1794, Henry Bath is a specialist in providing global logistics and storage services for commodities and commodity-related products, with operations across Asia, Europe and North America. Henry Bath is a founding member of the London Metal Exchange ("LME") and issued the first ever LME Warrant in 1883. 

Henry Bath is now recently part-owned by the Chinese state owned enterprise, CMST Development Co. Ltd. who are the leading warehouse operator in China and who hold a significant position as a delivery warehouse for the Shanghai Futures Exchange ("SHFE"). This combination of strengths creates a unique China link in commodity logistics for the future that will continue to grow and evolve, serving participants in physical commodity markets with better global connectivity and more options to profit.

INTL FCStone Pte Ltd


Bronze Sponsor 

INTL FCStone Pte Ltd (IFP) is a wholly owned subsidiary of INTL FCStone Inc. (NASDAQ: INTL), a Fortune-500 company which is a diversified global financial services company providing clearing and execution services, risk management and advisory services, global payments and market intelligence across asset classes to clients worldwide. The metals team at IFP specializes in aluminum, copper, zinc, lead, nickel, tin and a suite of ferrous products. Our metals futures, options, and warrants capabilities are designed to meet the specific needs of our diverse customer base – from commercials to institutional clients. IFP also offers 24-hour trade execution and clearing services to global exchanges including CME, ICE, Eurex, SGX and HKEx. With more than 100 metals professionals in offices around the world servicing clients in Europe, the Americas, the Middle East, Australia, and the Asia Pacific, we are backed with more than 35 years in the market. Our professional reputation, our expertise in metals, and our focus on client service ranks us as one of the top metals firms in the world.



Bronze Sponsor

Our purpose is to bring the benefits of digital transformation to our markets and our clients. We provide flexible, agile and fast-to-market technology solutions for our clients powered by modern adaptable software, based on our existing pre-built applications or custom built to your business requirements.



Bronze Sponsor 

We create innovative Information Technology solutions for the global financial derivatives industry.

Founded in 2010, Tradex is headquartered in Singapore and has rapidly developed a substantial presence in China. With our technical expertise and in-depth knowledge of China, the company serves as a bridge between global and Chinese derivatives markets.

Tradex covers all four Chinese futures exchanges, major global futures exchanges and exchange-cleared OTC markets, dealing in commodities from base/ferrous/precious metals, iron ore, coal, rubber, energy to agricultural products.

We are committed to providing premier service for a wide range of clients, including Futures Commission Merchants (FCMs), Inter-Dealer Brokers (IDBs), commodity houses, proprietary trading firms, exchanges, hedge funds and investment banks.

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