October 2017

HOTTER ON METALS: Red Kite vs Barclays intensifies spotlight on market dual capacity

Red Kite is suing Barclays Bank plc for $850 million for alleged copper market abuse.

HOTTER ON METALS: NFEx eyes its options [UPDATED]

When several key London Metal Exchange members attended meetings chaired by its former ceo last year, the mood to effect change was significant.

HOTTER ON METALS: LME Week to begin with reasons to be cheerful

What a difference a year makes: Twelve months ago, relations between the London Metal Exchange had reached, what many seasoned market participants dubbed, an all-time low.

HOTTER ON METALS: LME OTC booking fee may be a game changer

The London Metal Exchange is hoping that an over-the-counter (OTC) booking fee will help stem the flow of business to off-exchange platforms.

A surprising year for base metals sees copper, Al as top outperformers – Jim Lennon

Jim Lennon, managing director of Red Door Research Ltd, reviews the performance of the base metals over the past year.