Electronic Trader Programme

The LME’s Electronic Trader Programme applies to trades executed on LMEselect in aluminium, copper, lead, nickel, tin and zinc.

The programme is available to all clients of members, and entitles registered clients to a discount of two-thirds on their total execution and clearing fees, with respect to:

  • Outright 3rd Wednesday contracts
  • 3 months to and from 3rd Wednesdays.

The Electronic Trader Programme went live on 1 June 2016.


To apply for this programme, please read the Notice above, and then complete and submit the application form to the Sales Team by email.


Clients that are already registered for the LME’s Liquidity Provider Programme will automatically be transferred over to the Electronic Trader Programme from 1 June 2016.