Introduction to the LME & Warehousing

1 day 30 Nov 2016, Hong Kong Hong Kong $320.00 Download brochure Add to basket
1 day 5 Dec 2016, Shanghai China $320.00 Download brochure Add to basket

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This course will provide you with an understanding of the key services provided by the LME and demonstrate how these services can improve your organisation’s approach to price risk management. Both theoretical and practical skills developed at this course can be applied easily in the workplace.

Is this course for you?

This course is suitable for you if you have little or no knowledge of the London Metal Exchange’s operations and want to learn how these services can add value to your business.

What will you learn

  • Become familiar with the LME’s prompt date structure and trading procedures
  • Gain a full understanding of the LME’s market terminology
  • Understand the benefits of the delivery process used by the LME

Benefits for you

This course will provide you with an understanding of the key services provided by the LME and demonstrate how these services can improve your organisation’s approach to price risk management.

Benefits for your organisation

Organisations will benefit from employees who have a clear understanding of how the LME operates and how its core services of pricing, hedging and delivery can benefit the company.


  • History, organisation and services of the LME
  • Market terminology of the LME
  • LME pricing
  • Carries
  • Warehousing and fundamentals of delivery
  • Trading at the LME
  • Clearing
  • Role of the broker
  • Regulation of the LME


Available languages
This course will be taught in Mandarin Chinese.


We work with a series of expert instructors, please select the course location of interest to review the credentials of who will be delivering the programme.

Hong Kong, Shanghai
James Wang
James Wang

James joined the LME/HKEX as a senior manager in 2013. He comes with 9 years’ experience in the commodity markets. Before joining the exchange, he worked for a variety of financial institutions between 2004 and 2012 in Singapore, most notably Societe Generale, Mizuho Corporate Bank and China International Capital Corporation.

His working experience includes being a marketer with investment banks, focusing on base metal and other commodity derivatives sales in Great China. He has also been a business development manager in charge of China market for several well-known FCMs in Singapore.


Hong Kong

HK Stock Exchange (HKEX) office

HK Stock Exchange office
12/F, One International Finance Centre,
1 Harbour View Street, Central, Hong Kong


4-5 Star Hotel in Shanghai

This programme takes place on a non-residential basis at a central Shanghai hotel. Non-residential course fees include training facilities, documentation, lunches and refreshments for the duration of the programme. Delegates are responsible for arranging their own accommodation, however, a list of convenient hotels (many at specially negotiated rates) is available upon registration.

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Why us

We have a combined experience of over 60 years providing learning solutions to the world’s major organisations and are privileged to have contributed to their success. We view our clients as partners and focus on understanding the needs of each organisation we work with to tailor learning solutions to specific requirements.

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  • Quality – our clients consistently rate our performance ‘excellent’ or ‘outstanding’. Our average overall score awarded to us by our clients is nine out of ten.
  • Track record – we have delivered training solutions for 95% of worlds’ top 100 banks and have trained over 250,000 professionals.
  • Knowledge – our 150 strong team of industry specialist trainers are world leading financial leaders and commentators, ensuring our knowledge base is second to none.
  • Reliability – if we promise it, we deliver it. We have delivered over 20,000 events both in person and online, using simultaneous translation to delegates from over 180 countries.
  • Recognition – we are accredited by the British Accreditation Council and the CPD Certification Service. In an independent review by Feefo we scored 96% on service and 95% on product