LME is committed to looking into physical contracts – Chamberlain

Launching physical contracts to allow aluminium consumers to hedge their exposure to the premium will not be easy, but the London Metal Exchange is committed to looking at them, according to the LME’s head of business development.

“Physical contracts need a real grounding in physical reality,” Matt Chamberlain said.

“It has been difficult, when other exchanges have launched physical contracts, to get them off the ground. But the LME is absolutely committed to looking at...

Published

Andrea Hotter

November 13, 2013

15:10 GMT

Fort Lauderdale