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They include services operated on the domains:

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  • lmelive.com, 

and any subdomains of those domains such as secure.lme.com, www.lme.com or www.lmelive.com.

The information on this website is provided by the LME as a service to the public and is intended merely to give a general overview of The London Metal Exchange. The information is provided on an "as is" basis and all statements and representations (other than fraudulent misrepresentation) warranties, terms, limitations, including any implied by statute, consumer law or otherwise, are hereby excluded to the maximum extent permissible by law. Accordingly, you should neither rely nor act upon any of the information contained in these pages and, if you choose to do so, it will be entirely at your own risk. 

We are not obliged to update this website but we may do so from time to time and we reserve the right to modify, restrict access or to close this website at any time. 

Our websites have been scanned for viruses and other malware. No scanning tools can identify all possible viruses and malware and you are therefore strongly urged to conduct your own checks before opening any content or running any scripts on our websites.

Where this website contains links to other websites, the LME does not in any way endorse the contents of these other websites (with the exception of other websites operated by the LME). The LME has not developed or reviewed the contents of those websites and does not accept any responsibility or liability for the contents of these other websites. Should you use a link from the LME website to any other website you do so entirely at your own risk. 

Further disclaimers may apply to particular services or information provided by The London Metal Exchange. These include but are not limited to disclaimers related to: 

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  • Annual Volumes 
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LME contracts may only be offered or sold to US customers by FCA authorised firms registered with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) or firms exempted from registration under Part 30.10 of the General Regulations of the CFTC.


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These terms and conditions include: 

  • Website terms and conditions - For registering and accessing information from our websites 
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Other services may be subject their own terms and conditions or the Rules and regulations of The London Metal Exchange.

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