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BNP Paribas SA reclassified as an LBMA Market Maker

Thursday, October 22, 2015

BNP Paribas SA have been reclassified as a Forward Market Making Member of the London Bullion Market Association with effect from 22nd October, 2015.

In order to qualify as a LBMA Market Maker, a company must offer two-way quotations in both gold and silver to the other Market Makers throughout the London business day. In deciding on the issue of reclassification, the LBMA takes account of the views of the other Market Makers on the performance of the candidate company during an approximately three month probationary period.

Total LBMA membership stands at 151, consisting of 15 Market Making Members, 60 Ordinary Members, 67 Associates and 9 Affiliate Members. The membership list can be found on the LBMA's website.

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Aelred Connelly
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