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Memories From The Ring

Martin Hayes (rear centre) reporting from the LME floor in the late 1970s For nearly all my working career in the City, I have been closely involved with the LME and reporting from its open-outcry trading floor, the world-famous ‘Ring’. I first went down there in 1975 and, although the LME has moved shop twice…
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FastMarkets’ new Aluminium Foundry Alloy Premiums Report – Free Download

FastMarkets published its first Aluminium Foundry Alloys Report on November 24, covering premiums for wheel alloy silicon 7. The report will from now on be published on a quarterly basis and comes with an accompanying commentary. This is the latest addition to FastMarkets’ physical aluminium pricing offering, which already covers ingots on a weekly basis…
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FastMarkets Launches Gold Physical Premiums Reports

FastMarkets’ new Gold Physical Premiums Reports are now available to FastMarkets Professional Subscribers In August, FastMarkets published its first Gold Physical Premiums Report. The report offers insight into the widely unreported market of gold premiums in Asia and the Middle East and adds to our already industry-leading coverage of the physical metals market. The new…
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My Instruments™ – Create live pricing instruments using FastMarkets metal data feeds

My Instruments™ is a new feature to FastMarkets Professional that allows you to create bespoke live pricing instruments by combining existing instruments in FastMarkets Professional with each other or with numerical constants. The new My Instruments functionality gives you the power to create real-world derived prices from underlying financial instruments, from real-time scrap or alloy…
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FastMarkets Free to view content in app form

Fastmarkets are delighted to announce that the free to read news and blog content from this site is now available within the Google Currents app in magazine format for you to enjoy on your Android and Apple devices. Google Currents is an industry-leading reading device provides our content for high speed offline reading and quick-touch…
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