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Seasonal exchange closures for the LME, CME and SHFE

Over the Christmas and New Year holidays the London Metal Exchange (LME), COMEX (CME Group), NYMEX (CME Group) and Shanghai Futures Exchange (SHFE) will be close to observe national holidays. When an exchange is closed no exchange data will be available for that day. The following exchange closures will be taking place: London Metal Exchange…
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New physicals premiums report: the only all-in-one report for global base metal premiums

FastMarkets’ flagship report, the weekly base metal physical premiums table, has just become even more valuable as a reference tool. Eight years after producing the first weekly table and following FastMarkets’ merger with Metal Bulletin, we are now able to incorporate industry benchmarks to produce the most comprehensive and easy-to-read premiums report in the industry….
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Metal Bulletin prices are coming to the FastMarkets platform

Metal Bulletin prices and physical market reports will soon be available to use with all tools, calculators and features on the FastMarkets platform, allowing you to view its key benchmarks and price assessments alongside live market data, news, research and physicals coverage and use them with FastMarkets’ unique market data tools. Once combined with the…
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The Metal Bulletin news team preview base metals in 2017

Below are a number of recently published pieces by Metal Bulletin looking forward to the major issues and industry trends that face the base metals industry in 2017. Their regular news and opinions pieces are usually published on the FastMarkets Professional platform as part of our base metals news service. The below news stories are all available…
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FastMarkets joins Metal Bulletin Group

It was announced on Monday, August 15 that FastMarkets will be acquired by Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC and become part of Metal Bulletin Group. FastMarkets will remain an industry-leading provider of real-time metal market information and will become an integral part of Metal Bulletin Group. We will continue to deliver our first-class news, physical premiums,…
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FastMarkets Company Statement

Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC (“Euromoney”) signs a binding contract to acquire 100% of FastMarkets Ltd and integrate its operations in to the Metal Bulletin Group  

FastMarkets data feeds integrate seamlessly with SAP ERP systems

FastMarkets can provide companies that use SAP ERP systems with real-time or delayed FX, treasury and metal price data feeds for their enterprise resource planning, risk management and accounting systems. We are a specialist provider of real-time and delayed data to companies that use SAP and other enterprise resource planning (ERP) environments through our reliable FastMarkets…
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