Trading Hours & Holidays

Eurex changes

This information is subject to change so please monitor your open positions and orders, and if you have any questions, contact our Client Management team.

On Monday 10th December the Eurex exchange will be changing its opening times. Eurex is the exchange for Germany 30, EU Stocks 50, Euro Bund, Euro Bobl and Euro Shatz.

The exchange will open at 00:15 GMT and there will be changes to our market hours.

The grey market hours for the Germany 30 market will shorten and exchange marketing pricing will lengthen.

We will also be offering a new grey market in the EU Stocks 50 and France 40.

Exact details of the new Germany 30 opening hours and the impact to other markets can be seen below:

Germany 30 hours Spreads Change
21:00 - 00:15 6 pts Grey Market
00:15 - 07:00 3 pts New Times Open
07:00 - 08:00 2 pts   
08:00 - 16:30 1 pt   
16:30 - 21:00 2 pts   

UK 100 hours Spreads Change
21:00 - 01:00 6 pts
01:00 - 07:00 3 pts New Tighter Spread
07:00 - 08:00 2 pts   
08:00 - 16:30 1 pt   
16:30 - 21:00 2 pts   

Euro Stocks 50 hours Spreads Change
21:00 - 00:15 5 pts New Grey market
00:15 - 07:00 3 pts New Times Open
07:00 - 08:00 2 pts   
08:00 - 16:30 1.5 pts  New Tighter Spread
16:30 - 21:00 2 pts   

France 40 hours Spreads Change
00:15 - 07:00 5 pts New Grey Market
07:00 - 16:30 1 pt   
16:30 - 21:00 1.5 pts   


Upcoming Holidays

Indices

Product 21 Jan 28 Jan
Australia 200 normal hours LATE OPEN 6.10am GMT
EU Stocks 50 NO TRADING 9 to 11pm GMT normal hours
Germany 30 NO TRADING 9 to 11pm GMT normal hours
Japan 225 NO TRADING 6 to 11pm GMT normal hours
UK 100 NO TRADING 9 to 11pm GMT normal hours
US Small Cap 2000 NO TRADING 6 to 11pm GMT normal hours
US SP 500 NO TRADING 6 to 11pm GMT normal hours
US Tech 100 NO TRADING 6 to 11pm GMT normal hours
Wall Street NO TRADING 6 to 11pm GMT normal hours

Commodities

Product 21 Jan
Corn NO TRADING
Cotton NO TRADING
Heating Oil NO TRADING 6 to 11pm GMT
US Natural Gas NO TRADING 6 to 11pm GMT
Soybean NO TRADING
Sugar NO TRADING
Wheat NO TRADING
US Crude Oil NO TRADING 6 to 11pm GMT
Coffee NO TRADING
NY Cocoa NO TRADING
Copper NO TRADING 6 to 11pm GMT
Gold NO TRADING 6 to 11pm GMT
Palladium NO TRADING 6 to 11pm GMT
Platinum NO TRADING 6 to 11pm GMT
Silver NO TRADING 6 to 11pm GMT

Equities

Product 21 Jan
United States Equities NO TRADING

Forex Market Hours


Forex Trading is available 24 hours a day from 10:00pm GMT Sunday through 10:00pm GMT on Friday, including most U.S. holidays. Please be advised of the potential for illiquid market conditions particularly at the open of the trading week. These conditions may result in wider spreads for some currency pairs based on market liquidity.

Spot Gold and Silver Market Hours


Spot gold and silver trading is available 23 hours a day from 11pm GMT Sunday through 10pm GMT Friday. Trading is closed from 10pm to 11pm GMT daily. Spot gold and silver trading also follow CME holiday closures.


Market hours and holidays are subject to change. We will keep this information up-to-date on a best efforts basis. Please be advised that on the holiday dates, there may be periods of limited liquidity in some markets.