July 28, 2016 3:15 PM ET

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Company Overview of The London Metal Exchange Limited

Company Overview

The London Metal Exchange Limited provides industrial metals trading services. It enables participants to trade in futures, options, TAPOs, monthly average futures, LMEminis, and LMEX in various metals, which include aluminium, aluminium alloy, NASAAC, copper, lead, nickel, tin, zinc, cobalt, molybdenum, and steel billet. The company also enables participants to trade in ferrous metals, such as steel rebar and steel scrap; non-ferrous metals, which include aluminium premiums, LMEmini, and LMEX; minor metals, such as cobalt and molybdenum; and precious metals, including platinum, palladium, and more. In addition, it offers training courses; risk management services; pricing and reports; wareh...

10 Finsbury Square

London,  EC2A 1AJ

United Kingdom

Founded in 1877


44 20 7113 8888

Key Executives for The London Metal Exchange Limited

Chief Executive, Director, Member of Trustee Committee - LME Pension Scheme and Member of LME User Committee
Age: 57
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer and Head of Strategy
Chief Executive of LME Clear Limited
Age: 51
Head of Enforcement and General Counsel
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

The London Metal Exchange Limited Key Developments

Singapore Exchange Reportedly In Talks To Buy Baltic Exchange

Singapore Exchange Limited (SGX:S68) is in exclusive talks with The Baltic Exchange Limited about buying the shipping industry hub, sources said. One source stated that the potential deal value might be about $100 million. The London Metal Exchange Limited, CME Group Inc. (NasdaqGS:CME), Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE:ICE), China Merchants Group Co., Ltd and Platts (U.K.) Limited were reportedly among other potential bidders.

The London Metal Exchange (LME) and LME Clear Announce Opening of New Offices

The London Metal Exchange (LME) and LME Clear welcomed President of Chile Michelle Bachelet to 10 Finsbury Square May 13, 2016, where she officially declared the companies' new offices and Ring open. The LME is conscious of the importance of copper mining to the Chilean economy, and the fact that its copper output is traded on the basis of LME prices. This represents a strong link between the UK and Chile.

London Metal Exchange and LME Clear Announce Board Changes

The Boards of the London Metal Exchange (LME) and LME Clear announced the appointment of Antony Stuart as an independent nonexecutive director. Mr. Stuart is a chartered accountant with 30 years' experience as an investment banker and corporate adviser. Before his retirement in 2011, he was Managing Director at NM Rothschild. Mr. Stuart replaces Nat le Roux, who has resigned as an independent director of both Boards, after some seven and a half years as an LME Board member.

Recent Private Companies Transactions

No transactions available in the past 12 months.

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