Base Metals

As a ring dealing member of the London Metal Exchange (LME), the world's largest non-ferrous metals exchange, Sucden Financial executes and clears a significant proportion of the market's activity.

Our base metals offering

  • Direct electronic trading access
  • Ring trading and ring commentaries
  • Real-time access to spreads and spread quotes
  • Expert hedging and risk management assistance
  • Option pricing, modelling and risk management
  • Warrant trading and averaging services
  • LME and COMEX execution and clearing

Our Industrial Commodities team provides specialised servicing and risk management for clients trading base metals, together with other industrial commodities. The global client base includes producers, consumers, fabricators and traders, financial institutions and hedge funds, as well as investors active in the commodity futures and options markets.

LME metal contracts:

LME non-ferrous metals: LME ferrous & minor metals
Aluminium Steel Scrap and Steel Rebar
Aluminium Alloy  
Copper Cobalt
Lead Molybdenum

Up-to-date contract specifications are available on the LME's website:

Industrial Commodities
Tel: +44 (0)20 3207 5430

QMR Report October 2019