LBMA Media Centre

This is a dedicated area of the LBMA website devoted to keeping you up to date with the latest news, as well as past and present Press Releases, Publications and Speeches.

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What Has Aluminium Got To Do With Gold? Throwing Some Light on Leasing in China

Monday, July 25, 2016

Why did China’s state-owned alumina and aluminium giant, Aluminum Corporation of China (Chinalco), borrow more than 10 tonnes of gold from a commercial bank in June? The deal illustrates the highly evolved nature of China’s gold lease market, as well as the challenges facing more traditional gold leasing and the constriction of other credit channels.   Read More

LBMA LAUNCHES RfP

Thursday, February 04, 2016

As part of the next stage of the LBMA’s Strategic Review of the precious metals market the London Bullion Market Association (LBMA) has today launched a Request for Proposal (“RfP”), inviting five service providers to submit proposals to deliver the following:  Read More