2011 What’s on and where

The traditional London Metal Exchange (LME) Week, the largest annual gathering of the mining and metals’ world, starts in less than a month. Below is a list of events and functions scheduled for the week.

Please note that events are private parties requiring invitations to attend.

SUNDAY, October 2:

1800- : KGHM LME Week Dinner, Baltic Restaurant

1900- : Marex LME Week Dinner, The Savoy

MONDAY, October 3:

0800-1330: LME Seminar, Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre

1530- : Sucden Financial’s afternoon tea at the House of Lords

1800-2230: Ambrian LME cocktail party at the Metropolitan Hotel, Old Park Lane

1830-2230: Natixis Cocktail Reception at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Hyde Park

1800-2230: INTL FCStone Cocktail Reception at the Grosvenor Hotel, Park Lane

2000-0030: Reuters-Brady’s LME Week party at The Cuckoo Club, Swallow Street, W1B 4EB

TUESDAY, October 4:

0845-1645: LME Education Seminar: Introduction to the LME

0900-1300: CRU London Metals Week Breakfast Reception 2011, The Mayfair Hotel

1200-1500: Standard Bank Buffet Luncheon, Plaisterers’ Hall

1200-1500: JPMorgan LME Lunch, Merchant Taylors’ Hall

2000- : LME Annual Dinner, Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane. Guest speaker is Lord Davies of Abersoch, former UK Trade Minister and ex-Chairman of Standard Chartered.

1930- : Minor Metals Trade Association (MMTA) Dinner, The May Fair Hotel

2000-2300: Standard Bank dinner at the Lanesborough, Hyde Park

2330- : Standard Bank party, Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club, Frith Street, Soho

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 5

0845-1630: LME Education Seminar: Hedging with Futures

1200-1500: Wogen’s Heartstarter and Brunch, The Sanctuary, Westminster

1930- : Freeport-McMoRan Dinner Party at the Intercontinental Hotel, Park Lane

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6

0845-1700: LME Education Seminar: Technical Analysis

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7

0845-1700:
– LME Education Seminar: Hedge Accounting
– LME Education Seminar: Fundamental Analysis
– LME Education Seminar: Physical Trading and Warehousing