London metal exchange (lme)
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Lustre for life?
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Hard times for metals markets
The LME is the latest exchange considering whether to build its own clearing business. If the trend continues, banks could face more fees and administration
The liquid house rules
Asia became the largest exchange-traded derivatives contracts market for the first time last year. It now holds top spots in terms of contracts volumes for equity, metals and foreign exchange produc...
Faith in funding
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.