LBMA is the international trade association that represents the wholesale over-the-counter market for gold and silver bullion. LBMA undertakes many activities on behalf of its members and the wider market, setting industry standards including good delivery and refining standards, ownership of the precious metal benchmark prices as well as serving as a point of contact for the regulatory authorities. For more information, please visit www.lbma.org.uk.
1 August, 2019 Clearing Statistics Daily Averages - June 2019
Clearing Statistics Daily Averages - June 2019
The volume of ounces transferred in June increased by 30.4% month on month (m/m) to 24.2 million ounces, its highest volume for 18 months. The corresponding value increased by 38% to $32.9 billion. There were 3,997 transfers in June, 34.8% higher m/m, with the clearers settling on average 6,065 ounces per transfer, 3.3% lower m/m.
The volume of ounces transferred in June increased by 37.6% to 291.4 million ounces, with the corresponding value 37.6% higher at $4.37 billion. There were 1,329 transfers in June, up 35.9% from the previous month, with the clearers settling on average 219,262 ounces per transfer, 1.3% higher m/m. The gold / silver price ratio averaged 90.66 in June, the highest ratio for 26 years. Clearing statistics are published one month in arrears
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