London Metal Exchange (LME)
Emir segregated accounts pushing firms to trade OTC, says Jones
Garry Jones on China, warehouses, clearing and financial regulation
Currency risk from weak yuan and restrictions on moving RMB offshore will deter investors
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Hard times for metals markets
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