May 2015

LME WEEK ASIA: HKEx will tie up with Shenzhen Stock Exchange soon

Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing (HKEx) will tie up with the Shenzhen Stock Exchange very soon, after linking up with Shanghai Stock Exchange last November, Charles Li said during LME Asia week in Hong Kong on May 20.

EUROPEAN MORNING BRIEF: Key stories and metal price moves on May 20

Good morning from Metal Bulletin’s offices in Asia. Bringing you the latest news from the metals industry.

ASIAN MORNING BRIEF: Key updates on May 20

The latest price moves and news to get you off to a good start during the Asian morning on May 20.

Rolling LME/SHFE price report 19/05: Copper, nickel sink after US housing data

Welcome to the rolling base metals price report tracking the London Metal Exchange and Shanghai Futures Exchange markets on Tuesday May 19.

ALUMINIUM: The consumer view on long-term hedging

General Motors (GM) was one of the first aluminium consumers to put a major, long-term hedge on the London Metal Exchange.

SHFE vs LME arbitrage: copper, aluminium, zinc

Arbitrage for copper, aluminium and zinc imported into China*

LME WEEK ASIA: Triland Metals looks to bulk commodities and other exchanges

Triland Metals, LME ring dealing member and precious metals broker, plans to expand its Singapore office further, apply for membership on other metal bourses and is exploring opportunities in products such as bulk commodities.

ASIAN MORNING BRIEF: Key updates on May 19

The latest price moves and metal market news for the start of the day in Asia on May 19.

LME WEEK ASIA: What’s on the agenda this year?

The slowdown in the Chinese economy, interest in equities over metals and rising influence of Chinese funds in the commodities market will be among the key talking points in Hong Kong this week as the metals industry gathers for LME WEEK Asia.

Rolling LME/SHFE price report 18/05: Aluminium prices tick down markedly as London closes

Welcome to the rolling base metals price report, tracking the London Metal Exchange and Shanghai Futures Exchange markets on Monday May 18. This article will be updated throughout the day with the latest prices, comments, economic data and analysis.