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.

Latest News

Find out what the LBMA and its committees are currently doing.Read More

Press Releases

Past and present statements and Press Releases from the LBMA. Read More

Publications

LBMA publications past and present including articles from the Alchemist. Read More

Speeches

From past and present LBMA conferences, seminars and forums. Read More

Bloomberg Interviews Ruth Crowell

Thursday, November 06, 2014

Ruth Crowell, Chief Executive of the LBMA is interviewed by Nicholas Larkin from Bloomberg News about the developments in the London Bullion Market since she assumed her new role at the turn of the year.  Read More

LBMA Silver Market Price Seminar

Friday, June 13, 2014

The LBMA has organised a Silver Price Seminar on 20th June, 2014 at Merchant Taylors’, 30 Threadneedle Street, EC2R 8JB. This is a free Members only Event. The LBMA have received ten Requests for Proposals from companies interested in developing and administering an appropriate silver price mechanism with effect from 15 August. A short list will be compiled and the seminar will provide the opportunity for Members to consider presentations from those on the shortlist. If you would like to register for the seminar please send your full name and address by close of business Tuesday, 17 June 2014 to events@lbma.org.uk. The preliminary programme is set out below:   Read More

Silver Anniversary Medallion Competition

Tuesday, January 01, 2013

In April 2012, the LBMA invited Members, Associates and Good Delivery Refiners to submit entries to a competition for the design and production of a silver medallion to commemorate its silver anniversary. The specification for the medallion was for a one troy ounce 999 or 999.9 silver commemorative medallion, incorporating the LBMA logo, the dates ‘1987-2012’ and any other relevant features that candidates felt appropriate, for example depictions of gold and silver, the responsibilities of the LBMA or famous London landmarks. 10 LBMA companies submitted designs, with a total of 15 designs received.  Read More

The Silver Anniversary of the LBMA

Wednesday, October 03, 2012

The London Bullion Market Association (LBMA) was established at the behest of the Bank of England as a result of developments in the London financial markets that culminated with Big Bang in 1986 and the subsequent regulatory changes, which led to the Bank of England assuming formal supervision of the bullion market.   Read More