LMEselect snag hits early zinc trading on Glencore news day

Brokers trying to trade zinc in response to Glencore's slashing of zinc production were unable to do so for some time when the opening of the LME's electronic trading system was delayed by a technical hitch on Friday.

Traders trying to place orders on LMEselect in response to Glencore's announcement at 7am Hong Kong time (midnight in London) on Friday October 9 that it will cut 500,000 tonnes of zinc production...


James Heywood

October 12, 2015

14:48 GMT