LME sets launch date for lithium futures contract settled against Fastmarkets price

By IM Staff
Published: Monday, 25 January 2021

The London Metal Exchange will launch its new cash-settled lithium futures contract on June 14, 2021, settled against Fastmarkets’ price assessment for lithium hydroxide monohydrate.

By Alice Mason, Dalila Ouerghi

The exchange will also add another aluminium cash-settled futures contract to its suite with the launch of a new European duty-paid aluminium premium contract settled against Fastmarkets’ benchmark Rotterdam premium.The preliminary launch date of June 14 for both contracts is subject to regulatory approval, the...

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