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Grant Angwin re-elected LBMA Chairman

Friday, July 03, 2015

The LBMA’s twenty-seventh Annual General Meeting took place on 3rd July. This year the five Market Making representatives on the Management Committee were required to stand down, although they were eligible to stand again for election for a further two year period. In addition, this year, owing to recent resignations from the Committee there were also three Ordinary Member vacancies to be elected.

The following Market Making representatives were re-elected to the Committee:

Robert Davis, The Toronto-Dominion-Bank

Peter Drabwell, HSBC Bank plc

Jeremy East, Standard Chartered Bank

Steven Lowe, Bank of Nova Scotia-ScotiaMocatta

The following Market Making representative was elected to the Committee:

Sid Tipples, JP Morgan Chase Bank N.A.

The following Ordinary Member representatives were elected to the Committee:

Mehdi Barkhordar, PAMP S.A.

Allan Michael Finn, Malca-Amit Commodities Ltd

Chris Thompson, Sumitomo Corp. Global Commodities Ltd

Grant Angwin, of Asahi Refining USA Inc, was re-elected Chairman of the LBMA. Grant has been a Member of the Management Committee since 2011. Steven Lowe, of Bank of Nova Scotia-ScotiaMocatta, was re-elected LBMA Vice-Chairman. In his report for the past year, Grant Angwin commented on the number of issues the LBMA had faced over the past year and how well it had responded to the various challenges facing the market. A copy of Grant’s speech can be found here.

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