LORD COPPER: Traders could hold the key to unlocking a lithium benchmark price

By IM Staff
Published: Tuesday, 20 March 2018

Would-be lithium traders could learn from the development of the copper concentrate pricing structure to open the battery raw material to greater pricing transparency and liquidity, Lord Copper suggests.

In the metals business, we are accustomed to a particular form of price discovery that has largely stood the test of time, even through technological change and development. Despite occasional mutterings, nobody involved in the business would seriously dispute that an open form of discovery results - over the long...

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