Mar 9, 2022Liked by Russell Clark

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Nothing to see here;

1) LME owned by the Hong Kong Stock Exchange

2) Tsingshan Holding Group facing Margin calls

3) CCBI (China Construction bank) is the broker

4) https://www.telegraph.co.uk/business/2020/02/08/deafening-silence-london-metal-exchange-nickel-market-manipulation/


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The LME must have the legal authority to pick and choose how it handles defaulting parties, or does this set a precedence that any member can take advantage of in future?

To renege on a bet usually means you are excluded from participating in future, do you see this as a possibility?

It seems an extreme risk that the LME has taken, surely they are no longer credible?

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One key point is missing, the customers P&L’s were adjusted, so the clearing/members houses didn’t have to pony up. It saved all the members from paying and passed the risk/losses onto clients.

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