Natural Resources Newsletter - 18 October 2017

London Metal Exchange sets out Strategic Pathway to Drive growth

  

LONDON METAL EXCHANGE SETS OUT STRATEGIC PATHWAY TO DRIVE GROWTH

The London Metal Exchange and LME Clear (together, “LME”) have set out their strategic pathway in response to its users views on its discussion paper on market structure. As part of its strategic pathway the LME has identified matters for immediate action as well as matter for development in the longer term. Among the matters for immediate action, the LME will reduce carry fees and intends to introduce a new financial over the counter OTC fee with effect from 1 January 2018 to ensure fairness in LME fee structures.