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MIC / Acronym
United Kingdom
Market Cap
Trading Hours
1:00 AM -
8:00 PM

London Metal Exchange 2019

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, 2019
Boxing Day December 26, 2019
New Year's Day January 1, 2020
Good Friday April 10, 2020
Easter Monday April 13, 2020
Bank Holiday May 4, 2020
Bank Holiday May 25, 2020
Bank Holiday August 31, 2020
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Trading Schedule

1:00 AM - 8:00 PM — Trading Session
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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 +00:00. Referred to by its abbreviation GMT. London does observe Daylight Saving Time (DST) but it currently is not Daylight Saving Time.

About the London Metal Exchange

London Metal Exchange Currency

The London Metal Exchange trades shares in British Pound. The official ISO 4217 currency code for British Pound is GBP. The official currency symbol is "£". Note that all dollar values listed on this site, such as market cap, are in U.S. Dollars.

The table below shows the current currency exchange rates between British Pound and other top currencies. These rates were last updated on November 12, 2019 .

British Pound

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:

  • Phone Number: +44 20 7113 8888
  • Email Address: market.data@lme.com
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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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