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