A large number of participants access our markets as clients of LME members. Non-members wishing to trade LME contracts can do so through Category 1, 2 and 4 members (and their associated ISVs) with each category offering different levels of services in respect of trading and clearing.
| Provides access to the Ring, LMEselect, telephone, LME Clear member, issue LME registered client contracts. |
Category 1 Members
|Provides access to LMEselect, telephone, LME Clear member, issue LME registered client contracts. |
Category 2 Members
|Provides access to LMEselect, telephone, LME Clear member, cannot issue LME registered Client Contracts. |
Category 3 Members
|Provides access to the LMEselect, telephone, issue LME registered client contracts. |
Category 4 Members
|Industry participants who may also be customers of Category 1, 2 or 4 members. |
Category 5 Members
| LMEprecious members may trade LME Gold and Silver contracts on LMEselect or the Inter-Office Market, on behalf of themselves or on behalf of Clients. |
| Registered Intermediating Brokers (RIBs) are brokers which can arrange LME and LMEprecious trades between market counterparties, who can be LME members or clients. |
If you are trading LME contracts and are interested in getting access to the RIB service, please find a step by step guide on getting set up and all required documentation here. Find out more about getting access to the RIB service
|Member|| Base |
| Base metals |
| Minor metals and alloys ||Precious||Cash settled futures||MAFs||ET|
|ABN AMRO Clearing Bank NV|
|ADM Investor Services International Limited|
| Amalgamated Metal Trading Limited |
| BGC Brokers Limited |
| BNP Paribas |
| BOCI Global Commodities (UK) Limited |
| Britannia Global Markets |
| Cargill Financial Services Europe Limited |
| China Merchants Securities (UK) Limited |
| CCBI Metdist Global Commodities (UK) Limited |
| Citigroup Global Markets Limited |
| Credit Suisse International ||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
| Deutsche Bank AG |
| E D & F Man Capital Markets Limited ||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
| GF Financial Markets (UK) Limited |
| Goldman Sachs International |
| HSBC Bank plc ||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
| ICBC Standard bank PLC ||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
| INTL FCStone Ltd |
| J.P. Morgan Securities plc |
| Koch Metals Trading Limited |
| Macquarie Bank Limited |
| MAREX Financial |
| Merrill Lynch International |
| Mitsui Bussan Commodities Limited |
| Mizuho Securities USA LLC |
| Natixis |
| Natwest Markets Plc |
| RBC Europe Limited |
| R.J. O’Brien Limited |
| Scotiabank Europe Plc |
| Société Générale |
| Societe Generale International Limited |
| Standard Chartered Bank |
| Sucden Financial Limited |
| TD Bank Europe Limited |
| Toyota Tsusho Metals Limited |
| Triland Metals Limited |
| Tullett Prebon (Europe) Limited |
| UBS AG ||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
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Base metalshg0088皇冠to welcome includes LME Aluminium, LME Copper, LME Zinc, LME Nickel, LME Lead, LME Tin.
Base metals options includes options on LME Aluminium, LME Copper, LME Zinc, LME Nickel, LME Lead, LME Tin.
Minor metals and alloyshg0088皇冠to welcome includes LME Cobalt, LME Aluminium Alloy and LME NASAAC.
Precious includes LME Gold and LME Silver.
Cash-settled futures (CSFs) includes LME Alumina (CRU/Fastmarkets MB basket), LME Aluminium Premium Duty Paid US Midwest (Platts), LME Aluminium Premium Duty Unpaid European (Fastmarkets MB), LME Cobalt (Fastmarkets MB), LME Molybdenum (Platts), LME Steel Scrap, LME Steel Rebar, LME Steel HRC N. America (Platts) and LME Steel HRC FOB China (Argus).
MAFshg0088皇冠to welcome includes monthly average futures on LME Aluminium, LME Copper, LME Zinc, LME Nickel, LME Lead, LME Tin, LME Aluminium Alloy and LME NASAAC.
Electronic trading (ET) indicates that a member provides access to Electronic Trading services.
hg0088皇冠to welcome All products and services available.
hg0088皇冠to welcome Some products and services available.
No products and services available.
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