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Trading floor ready to close as London Metal Exchange moves to modernise - The Guardian
The Guardian - Jan 20, 2021
The sharp suited traders at the London Metal Exchange may never return to their red leather benches, after the managers of Europes last remaining in-person trading floor set out plans to move entirel…