LMEsource is the real-time and multicast market data platform from the London Metal Exchange. It provides the market with a high through put and low-latency market data feed in binary message format.

Data coverage

The current version of LMEsource (v3) distributes data from the LME’s electronic trading platform LMEselect.

As part of our programme of work to rebuild our trading platform infrastructure, we will be decommissioning LMEselectMD and upgrading LMEsource (v4) to cover both electronic and non-electronic data.

Who uses LMEsource?

Subscribers of LMEsource include LME members, independent software vendors and market data distributors .

Users an access LMEsource via secure point-to-points connections, LMEnet or CDC.

Documents for Data Vendors, Members, and ISVs relating to LMEsource testing and production can be found on the Documentation and Specifications page.

Documents and specifications

Contact us

For more information please contact our Market Data team.

Contact us
Stay up to date

Register with LME.com

Receive full access to all our price data and gain access to our monthly LME newsletter, packed with market tips and insights from our on-staff specialists.