The London Metal Exchange publishes, via 171118.com, LMElive and a network of licensed vendors an extensive collection of reports and data. Data on 171118.com tends to be published on a day-delayed basis whilst real and near-real time data is available via LMElive and our vendor network.
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|Metals specific data and reports |
Shows in page, day-delayed data summaries for each metal in the non-ferrous, ferrous, minor and precious metals suites.
|Monthly Average Settlement Price |
Monthly, per metal, average prices for cash, 3m, Dec 1, Dec 2, Dec 3 and Asian Reference Prices.
|Monthly Overview report |
Monthly snapshot of all-metals data including cash, 3m, volumes, market open interest and stock movements.
|Open interest |
Two open interest reports are available. Exchange Open Interest (EOI) shows LME Clear member open positions, and Market Open Interest (MOI) shows all member and client open positions.
|Commitments of traders report (CoTR) |
Weekly report detailing aggregate long and short positions of four pre-defined market participant types: 1) Investment Firms or Credit Institutions, 2) Investment Funds, 3) Other Financial Institutions and 4) Commercial Undertaking.
|Futures banding |
Two-day delayed, published daily. Futures banding shows the number of separate trading entities who hold significant long and short positions. Expressed across percentage bands per metal for M1, M2, M3.
|Warrant bandings |
Three reports which show the number of separate trading entities who hold a significant percentage of warrants and positions along the front of the curve (tom, cash and cash +1). Expressed across percentage bands per metal.
Real-time, monthly and yearly volumes. Shows aggregated and distinct trading volumes by metal, contract type and trading platform.
|Historic data |
Non-current calendar year data, including prices, volumes, warehouse stocks and averages, available for purchase.
|LME Clear reports |
Member-only and free-to air reports showing cleared volumes, SPAN files, CPMI IOSCO disclosures.
|Warehouse and stock reports |
Summary and detailed reports showing opening and closing stocks, stock movements, wait times, cancelled and live warrants across locations and metals.
|Publication schedule |
Table showing when reports and data are made available to the market, and on which channel, 171118.com or data distributors.