August 2015

Fanya delays new trading system; investors gather in Yunnan and Xinjiang

The Fanya Metal Exchange has delayed the launch of its new spot trading system that was expected to be rolled out on September 1.

Rolling LME/SHFE price report 31/08: Copper down in Shanghai; London closed

Welcome to the rolling base metals price report, tracking the Shanghai Futures Exchange and London Metal Exchange markets on August 31.

EUROPEAN MORNING BRIEF: Key news and prices on August 31

Good morning from Metal Bulletin’s offices in Asia, bringing you the latest news and pricing stories on Monday August 31.

COMMENT: What prices will Fanya go for?

The Fanya Metal Exchange has said that its “members' existing interests will be registered at the metals prices recorded at the close of the market on Friday August 28."

Rolling LME/SHFE price report 28/08: Metals steady on positive US data, Shanghai equities rise

Welcome to the rolling base metals price report, tracking the Shanghai Futures Exchange and London Metal Exchange markets on Friday August 28

WEEK IN BRIEF: Fanya chairman captured; China’s ‘Black Monday’; conflict minerals ruling

Charlotte Radford takes a look at just some of the metals market news covered by Metal Bulletin over the past five days.

NORTH AMERICAN MORNING BRIEF: Key news so far on August 28

The latest metals market news and price moves for the start of the day in North America on Friday August 28.

SHFE vs LME arbitrage: copper, aluminium, zinc

Arbitrage for copper, aluminium and zinc imported into China on Friday August 28*

EUROPEAN MORNING BRIEF: Key news and prices on August 28

Good morning from Metal Bulletin’s offices in Asia, bringing you the latest news and pricing stories on Friday August 28.

ASIAN MORNING BRIEF: Latest metal market news on August 28

The latest metal market news to start the Asian morning on Friday August 28.