Jones will take on his new role as the London Metal
Exchanges new chief executive officer Sept. 30, Hong Kong
Exchanges & Clearing Ltd. (HKEx) said, noting that
U.K.s Financial Conduct Authority has no objection to the
Jones will succeed
Martin Abbott as the LMEs chief executive and director
and will become HKExs co-head of global markets and a
member of HKExs management committee, HKEx said Sept.
HKEx announced the appointment of Jones, former head of NYSE
Liffe, last month (
amm.com, Aug. 27).
A version of this
article was first published in AMM sister publication Metal