Accreditations and Memberships
London Bullion Market Association
The LBMA benchmarks and regulates the acceptable requirements for large gold and silver bars through its regularly updated publication of the London Good Delivery Lists. These standards, recognized throughout the world, ensure that accredited refiners continue to maintain the high standards necessary for listing.
Shanghai Gold Exchange
Member since September 2014
Shanghai Gold Exchange Benchmark Price
Reference Price Member since April 2016
On April 19th 2016, a year and half after its birth in September 2014, Shanghai Gold Exchange (SGE) introduced the first yuan-denominated gold benchmark price in the world. MKS (Switzerland) SA took part in the benchmark as reference price member. SGE announced the list of 12 Fixing Members and 6 Reference Price Members along with 18 international consultants.
ASFCMP (Swiss precious metal industry association)
CME Group - gold, silver, platinum and palladium
Non-clearing member since 1986
CME Group represents the merger of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT), the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX), its commodity exchange division, and the Commodity Exchange, Inc. (COMEX).
Swiss Trading and Shipping Association
STSA (Swiss Trading and Shipping Association) is the leading professional association for the trading and shipping of commodities in Switzerland. The Association contributes to the promotion of Switzerland as a center of worldwide know-how in the domain of international trade, and shipping and their financing. Therefore, STSA offers its members a unique platform, on which commodity trading companies can cooperate with their partners along the logistic chain.