London Metal Exchange

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One of the world's largest non-ferrous metals exchanges, the total value of contracts each year being around $2000 billion. Established in 1877, it is now regulated by the UK Financial Services Authority. The range of metals traded includes copper, aluminium, nickel, zinc, and lead. Dealings on the LME include futures and options contracts.

http://www.lme.co.uk/ Website of the LME

Subjects: Financial Institutions and Services.

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