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Stretched metals

20 June 2012 By Richard Beales, Wei Gu

The Hong Kong bourse may pay 1.4 bln pounds for the London metals trader. HKEx hopes its investment will yield 10 pct-plus by 2017. A Breakingviews calculator shows Chinese LME trading volume would have to grow over 40 pct a year and become half the business. That’s a tall order.

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