Finance industry

Metals markets intelligence, news, research and physicals for the finance industry.

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FastMarkets Professional can provide bankers, brokers and analysts in the finance industry with the information and live prices you need to develop a clear understanding of what is happening in the metals markets. The research, news, physicals reports and market data we provide will help you to form a clear opinion about where the markets might be heading and make better-informed decisions.

Key Features

Live metal prices and market data

Live LME, CME and SHFE market data, as well as precious metals, FX, and treasury data. View available data

Physical market reports and prices

Weekly premiums for LME-traded base metals and gold – combining prices, stocks and qualitative analysis over multiple locations. We also provide reports on Zinc TCs, Lead TC/RCs, Copper TC/RCs and monthly aluminium billet premiums. View sample reports

Metal industry news

Timely and accurate news reports on the global metals market from our reporters in Singapore, London and Chicago. Reporting from the LME floor on a daily basis.

Independent metal research

FastMarkets’ research team team provide expert technical and fundamental analysis with daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly reports on major base and precious metals. View sample reports

Spotlight reports

A one-page analysis and forecast of a specific metal. Covering the upcoming bearish, bullish and swing factors and indications for the short, medium and long term. View sample report

Mobile, tablet and desktop enabled

FastMarkets Professional‘s browser-based platform is easy to configure to your viewing needs, whether it is one or multiple screens on a desktop, via a tablet or mobile. No software/app installation necessary.

Data feeds

FastMarkets Data Feeds can provide you with the market data you need to integrate with your IT systems.

MyInstruments data feed builder

This tool, unique to FastMarkets Professional, takes live market data (metal prices, FX rates, physical premiums) and combine them with your own rules to build custom data feeds.


Export metal prices and market data to your spreadsheets using FastMarkets DDE server.