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May 27, 2015 6:46 PM ET

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Company Overview of The London Metal Exchange Limited

Company Overview

The London Metal Exchange Limited operates a trading and price-formation venue for industrial metals. It allows participants to trade metals and index products, including aluminum, aluminum alloys, NASAAC, copper, lead, nickel, tin, zinc, cobalt, molybdenum, and steel billets using futures, options, TAPOs, LMEswaps, LMEminis, and LMEX. The company also provides post-trade services that include matching services; clearing house services; and LMEwire, a service that enables members to meet their regulatory trade reporting requirements. In addition, it provides pricing solutions for precious metals. The company enables the producers and consumers to hedge against the risk of rising and falling ...

56 Leadenhall Street

London,  EC3A 2DX

United Kingdom

Founded in 1877


44 20 7264 5555


44 20 7680 0505

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: 55
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer and Head of Strategy
Managing Director of Post Trade Services
Age: 54
Chief Operating Officer of LME Clear
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

The London Metal Exchange Limited Key Developments

The London Metal Exchange Appoints Andrew Dodsworth as Head of Market Operations

The London Metal Exchange (LME) has appointed Andrew Dodsworth as Head of Market Operations. Dodsworth will lead an expanded Market Operations function, which has been designed to provide a robust, comprehensive and high quality operational service to all of the LME's customers. This team will encompass the LME's existing electronic trading, matching, market data and warrant management operational services, as well as the price discovery department, headed by Peter Childs, and all market supervision functions. Dodsworth has 19 years of experience leading market operations for financial exchanges. He has a comprehensive operational background with change management and project management expertise. He joins from NYSE Liffe, where he held the position of Executive Director of Market Services, and was responsible for the front-line operation of the derivatives markets. Prior to this he worked in Liffe Market Supervision from 1996 to 2002, managing post-trade operations. Andrew will join the LME's Executive Committee, and will report to Stuart Sloan, Chief Operating Officer. His appointment is effective from 13 April 2015.

The London Metal Exchange Limited Appoints John Lee as Chief Technology Officer

The London Metal Exchange has appointed John Lee as Chief Technology Officer. Lee has 22 years of technology experience within financial exchanges, along with extensive leadership and systems delivery expertise. He joins from ICE/NYSE Euronext, where he most recently led the technology delivery for a new clearing house for LIFFE. Following ICE's acquisition of NYSE Euronext, John's responsibility switched to the integration of the LIFFE market with ICE Clear Europe, which was successfully launched in July 2013.

The London Metal Exchange Limited Presents at Mining Indaba Conference, Feb-10-2015 02:30 PM

The London Metal Exchange Limited Presents at Mining Indaba Conference, Feb-10-2015 02:30 PM. Venue: Cape Town, South Africa. Speakers: Robert Fig, Senior Business Development Executive.

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