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LME

London Metal Exchange

MIC / Acronym
XLME /
LME
Location
London,
United Kingdom
Market Cap
Trading Hours
1:00 AM -
8:00 PM

London Metal Exchange 2020

London Metal Exchange Table of Contents

London Metal Exchange by the Numbers

The London Metal Exchange (LME) is based in London, United Kingdom. Below is a break down of key London Metal Exchange figures.

The MIC code for the London Metal Exchange is XLME (operating MIC XLME).


When is the London Metal Exchange Open?

Upcoming Holidays

Christmas December 25, 2020
Boxing Day December 28, 2020
New Year's Day January 1, 2021
Good Friday April 2, 2021
Easter Monday April 5, 2021
Bank Holiday May 3, 2021
Bank Holiday May 31, 2021
Bank Holiday August 30, 2021
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Trading Schedule

Mo/Tu/We/Th/Fr:
1:00 AM - 8:00 PM — Trading Session
Real-Time Countdown »
Does the London Metal Exchange close for lunch?

The London Metal Exchange does not close for lunch. Continuous trading begins at 1:00 AM and continues all day until the closing bell at 8:00 PM.


London Metal Exchange Timezone

The London Metal Exchange uses the Europe/London timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently +01:00. Referred to by its abbreviation BST. London does observe Daylight Saving Time (DST) and it currently is Daylight Saving Time.

About the London Metal Exchange

London Metal Exchange Currency

The London Metal Exchange trades shares in British Pounds. The official ISO 4217 currency code for British Pound is GBP. The official currency symbol is "£".

Note: all dollar values listed on this site, such as market cap, are in U.S. Dollars, unless otherwise noted.

GBP Currency Info

Economy and Geography

The London Metal Exchange (LME) is located in Europe (Northern Europe) and its headquarters is located in London, United Kingdom. The capital of United Kingdom is London. You can browse all markets by country if needed.

Contact the London Metal Exchange

In most cases, you will want contact your broker instead of contacting the London Metal Exchange directly. Most general information about the London Metal Exchange can be found on the web at www.lme.com.

To contact the London Metal Exchange, you can use the information below:

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London Metal Exchange (LME) official logo

What's Next?

Check out the London Metal Exchange Bell Countdown see when the stock market opens next. All holiday closures are taken into account by our Opening/Closing Bell Countdown. You can even turn on/off an opening and closing bell notification sound.



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