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LMAX Exchange fee schedule

Multiple connectivity options and real-time market data

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They are not suitable for everyone so please ensure you fully understand the risks involved. View full risk warning

API access and market data fees

Trading clients

API access
Java/.Net Free of charge
FIX trading Free of charge if $100m notional traded per month,
otherwise flat fee of $300 per month
Market data access
  Java/.Net FIX ITCH
Top of book Free of charge Free of charge n/a
Depth $2,500* $2,500* $5,000**
* Flat fee. Free if $500m notional traded or $5,000 in commission paid per month
** Flat fee. Free if $10bn notional traded per month

Other fees

Broker clients Minimum monthly commissions of $2,500
Market data only clients Top of book: $5,000 per month
Full order book: $10,000 per month
Market data vendors Free of charge (Bloomberg, Reuters, etc.)

Real time trade data

Trading clients Free of charge if $10bn notional traded per month,
otherwise flat fee of $7,500 per month
Non trading clients $12,500 per month

Cross connects

Trading clients Free of charge
Inactive clients $1,000 per port per month

White labels

Set up fee $5,000
Ongoing Minimum monthly commissions of $2,500

Dormant accounts

Retail accounts $50 per month
Corporate accounts $100 per month
An account is considered dormant after 6 months of trading inactivity.

Notes

First month free for API testing before any charges are applied, except for Broker clients where the first three months are free.
Effective from Sunday, April 3rd, 2016.
VAT will be added unless you are based outside the EU or are a VAT registered business based inside the EU (excluding GB & NI).