Introduction to LME Warehousing and Physical Trading: One Day

Euromoney Learning
Course summary
Professional Training
1 day
765 - 935 GBP, 850 USD excl. VAT
Professional Training
Course Dates
Online courses
850 USD

935 GBP

Course description

Introduction to LME Warehousing and Physical Trading: One Day

This one-day introductory course will provide a comprehensive overview of the physical supply chain processes behind trading on the LME, covering LME approved-brands; the LME warehouse network; management of the flow of products and LME warrants.

Is this course for you?

This course is suitable for you if you have little or no knowledge of physical trading or warehousing on the LME and want to learn specifically about processes relating to this.

Suitability - Who should attend?


None, although it may be beneficial to attend the Introduction to the LME course if you are not familiar with the basic operations of the LME.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

What you will learn:

  • Become familiar with LME terminology and contracts
  • Understand base metals and how they are made
  • Deepen your knowledge of physical trading processes
  • Gain comprehensive knowledge of the LME warehousing system
  • Learn about LME warrants and their multiple uses
  • Get to grips with LME systems including LMEsword and LMEshield

Training Course Content

  • What are metals and how are they made?
  • Review of the role and contracts of the LME
  • LME delivery, warehousing and LME sword
  • Warehouse reforms
  • LME warrants, warrant withdrawal and inventory financing
  • Off-warrant commodity receipting with LME shield
  • LME brand registration process
  • Contracts, INCO terms and documentation
  • Profit and loss of a physical trade
  • Management of the flow of products

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Euromoney Learning

At Euromoney Learning, we understand that learning doesn’t start and end when you leave the classroom. We know that the financial markets never stand still, and that technology has both simplified and added complexity at a break-neck pace. That’s why...

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