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These notices are addressed to you and to anyone else (such as your employer) on whose behalf you are looking at these pages. It is your responsibility to draw these notices to the attention of any person on whose behalf you are looking at these pages, and any person who may visit other pages on this website through you, without first reading this page.


The content of this website is divided into two parts: (a) that which is only available if you have entered into a subscription agreement with the LME (“Subscription Content”), and (b) that which is freely available to all (“Public Content”).  Your access to the Subscription Content is governed by the standard terms and conditions (the “Terms and Conditions”) which form part of the agreement between you and the LME.

In relation to the Public Content, all information contained therein is provided on an “as is” basis and all statements and representations (other than fraudulent misrepresentation) warranties, terms, limitations, including any implied by statute, consumer law or otherwise, are hereby excluded to the maximum extent permissible by law.  Accordingly, you should neither rely nor act upon any of the information contained in these pages and, if you choose to do so, it will be entirely at your own risk.

We are not obliged to update this website but we may do so from time to time and we reserve the right to modify, restrict access or to close this website at any time.

Use of links

Where this website contains links to other websites, the LME does not in any way endorse the contents of these other websites (with the exception of other websites operated by the LME).  The LME has not developed or reviewed the contents of those websites and does not accept any responsibility or liability for the contents of these other websites.  Should you use a link from the LMElive website to any other website you do so entirely at your own risk.

Material Provided by You

You agree to ensure that all material you send or upload to this website (Your Material) is legal, truthful, complies with all laws and regulations, does not infringe the intellectual property rights or other rights of us or any third party, is not defamatory, unreliable or misleading or otherwise objectionable and is free of viruses.

You are solely responsible for Your Material.  If we consider that any part of Your Material exposes us to the risk of a claim or complaint by a third party, we may block access to all or part of this website and remove all or part of Your Material. You must provide all reasonable assistance in this respect.

You agree not to use this website to advertise or sell any goods or services to other users of this website.

You agree not to publish any information or personal data relating to a third party.


The contents of this website are © The London Metal Exchange 2014.  All rights reserved.  You may not reproduce in any form all or any part of the Public Content of this website other than extracts which you may print or download to a local hard disk for your personal use only. You may not recopy any of the materials you have printed or downloaded nor give it nor copy it to anyone else.

The reproduction and use of the Subscription Content of this website shall be governed by the Terms and Conditions.

Personal information

The LME does not automatically collect the details of visitors to the LMElive website.  In the subscription form which forms part of the agreement between you and the LME, the LME asks for information about you in order to allow the LME to fulfil the contract between you and the LME.  In addition, where you have given your permission by ticking the appropriate box, the LME may use your details in order to send further information about the LME and its products and services.

Our privacy policy is available on this website and forms part of the terms on which you may use this website.  To view the LME's full privacy policy, click here [http://www.lme.com/privacypolicy.asp].  You acknowledge that we may process in accordance with our privacy policy the personal data you provide if you use this website.

US customers

LME contracts may only be offered or sold to US customers by FSA authorised firms registered with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) or firms exempted from registration under Part 30.10 of the General Regulations of the CFTC.

Governing law

This legal disclaimer and the LME’s privacy policy shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with English law.

The London Metal Exchange is a company registered in England and Wales with company number 02128666 and VAT number GB 918 4582 96. Its registered address is at 10 Finsbury Square, London, EC2A 1AJ, UK.