LONDON METAL EXCHANGE Mining News

London Metal Exchange boss steps down after divisive year

Jones will leave his current position at the exchange and serve as an adviser until the end of this year, according to a statement from Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd, which owns the London bourse.

Gold futures come back to the London Metal Exchange

The LME’s previous attempt at trading gold lasted only three years .

Structural problem forces London Metal Exchange to relocate

Traders are momentarily based at a windowless disaster-recovery site in Chelmsford, east of London.

Ex LME CEO to set up new metals trading platform for London

Martin Abbot says brokers are unhappy with the exchange's new fees as well as the sense that the LME is moving away from its traditional metals trading roots.

LME said in talks with banks to list gold contracts in London

The LME, the world’s biggest metals bourse, has said for years that it wants to expand into London’s gold market.

Platinum, palladium price-setting technology ‘optimum’ for gold: LME

The LME says its electronic solution for the platinum and palladium price — LMEbullion — could benefit gold bugs.

London Metal Exchange raises fees by a third

This is the first fee hike since Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd. acquired LME for $2.2 billion in 2012.

London Metal Exchange traders fined for standing up

Following a 19th century tradition traders today must sit on the red leather sofas arranged in a 20-foot diameter inner ring.

VIDEO: Here's what goes on at the London Metal Exchange

The world's biggest and oldest metals market is getting a makeover under new CEO.

Position filled: New CEO for London Metal Exchange

Martin Pratt may replace Martin Abbott.

CEO of London Metal Exchange quits

Martin Abbott agreed to stay in his current position until the end of this year.

Chile, Codelco and the Copper Slump

I n early January 2009, Chilean President Michelle Bachelet announced a $4 billion plan to help Chile fight the global economic crisis and create as many as 100,000 jobs. The so-called "Anti-Crisis Plan" is based […]