Holiday Trading Hours 2018

Happy Holidays

During the festive and year-end period there will be some changes to market hours. Please review the tables below to be aware of the changes to the market hours for various instruments.

Forex, Metals and Energy

AssetsFriday 21stMonday 24thTuesday 25thWednesday 26thThursday 27th
FXNormal hoursNormal hoursClosedNormal hoursNormal hours
MetalsNormal hoursEarly Close at 20:00ClosedNormal hoursNormal hours
XBRUSDNormal hoursEarly Close at 21:00ClosedNormal hoursNormal hours
XTIUSDNormal hoursEarly Close at 20:45ClosedLate Open at 07:00Normal hours

AssetsFriday 28thMonday 31stTuesday 1stWednesday 2nd
FXNormal hoursNormal hoursClosedNormal hours
MetalsNormal hoursNormal hoursClosedNormal hours
XBRUSDNormal hoursEarly Close at 22:00ClosedNormal hours
XTIUSDNormal hoursNormal hoursClosedLate Open at 07:00
Unless indicated above, the markets will be open as usual. Times shown are server time (GMT+2).

Indices

indicesFriday 21stMonday 24thTuesday 25thWednesday 26thThursday 27th
AUS200Normal HoursEarly Close at 05:30ClosedClosedNormal Hours
GER30Early Close at 23:00ClosedClosedClosedLate Open at 09:00
EUSTX50Early Close at 23:00ClosedClosedClosedNormal Hours
FRA40Early Close at 23:00Early Close at 15:05ClosedClosedNormal Hours
JPN225Normal hoursEarly Close at 20:15ClosedLate Open at 08:00Normal Hours
UK100Early Close at 23:00Early Close at 14:50ClosedClosedLate Open at 03:00
NAS100Normal hoursEarly Close at 20:15ClosedLate Open at 08:00Normal Hours
US30Normal hoursEarly Close at 20:15ClosedLate Open at 08:00Normal Hours
US500Normal hoursEarly Close at 20:15ClosedLate Open at 08:00Normal Hours

indicesFriday 28thMonday 31stTuesday 1stWednesday 2nd
AUS200Normal HoursEarly Close at 05:30ClosedNormal Hours
GER30Early Close at 23:00ClosedClosedLate Open at 02:16
EUSTX50Early Close at 23:00ClosedClosedNormal Hours
FRA40Early Close at 23:00Early Close at 15:05ClosedNormal Hours
JPN225Normal HoursNormal HoursClosedLate Open at 08:00
UK100Early Close at 23:00Early Close at 14:50ClosedLate Open at 03:00
NAS100Normal hoursNormal HoursClosedLate Open at 08:00
US30Normal hoursNormal HoursClosedLate Open at 08:00
US500Normal hoursNormal HoursClosedLate Open at 08:00
Unless indicated above, the markets will be open as usual. Times shown are server time (GMT+2).

Support and Banking hours

ServiceMonday 24thTuesday 25thWed 26th to
Fri 28th
Live Chat Support24 hoursClosed24 hours
ID/Card VerificationLimited hoursClosedLimited hours
Banking hoursLimited hours*ClosedLimited hours*

ServiceMonday 31stTuesday 1stWed 2nd -

Thur 3rd
Friday 4th
Live Chat Support24 hoursClosed24 hours24 hours
ID/Card VerificationLimited hoursClosedLimited hoursNormal hours
Banking hoursLimited hours*ClosedLimited hours*Normal hours
* Skrill Neteller deposit available 24 hours. Limited Withdrawal process
Closed : Skrill / Neteller deposit available 24 hours. No Withdrawal process



Aayush Jindal

Aayush is a Senior Forex, Cryptocurrencies and Financial Market Strategist with a background in IT and financial markets. He specialises in market strategies and technical analysis, and has spent over a decade as a financial markets contributor and observer. He possesses strong technical analytical skills and is well known for his entertaining and informative analysis of the currency, commodities, Bitcoin and Ethereum markets.

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