Trading Hours & Holidays

Upcoming Holidays

Indices

Product 22 Nov 23 Nov
Japan 225 NO TRADING 6 to 11PM GMT CLOSE 6.15PM GMT
US Small Cap 2000 NO TRADING 6 to 11PM GMT CLOSE 6.15PM GMT
US SP 500 NO TRADING 6 to 11PM GMT CLOSE 6.15PM GMT
US Tech 100 NO TRADING 6 to 11PM GMT CLOSE 6.15PM GMT
Wall Street NO TRADING 6 to 11PM GMT CLOSE 6.15PM GMT

Equities

For week ending 2nd Nov

- US equities open 1.30pm and close 8pm UK time (one hour early)

Product 22 Nov 23 Nov
United States Shares NO TRADING CLOSES 6PM GMT

Commodities

For week ending 2nd Nov

- US sugar, coffee and coca open same time as usual in UK and close one hour early

- UK Crude Oil and Gas Oil opens and closes an hour early 29th Oct – 2nd Nov (midnight to 10pm)

Product 22 Nov 23 Nov
Corn NO TRADING OPEN 2.30PM - CLOSE 6.05PM GMT
Cotton NO TRADING OPEN 1PM, CLOSE 6.30PM GMT
Cocoa NO TRADING normal hours
Coffee NO TRADING normal hours
Heating Oil NO TRADING 6 to 11PM GMT CLOSE 6.45PM GMT
US Natural Gas NO TRADING 6 to 11PM GMT CLOSE 6.45PM GMT
Soybean NO TRADING OPEN 2.30PM - CLOSE 6.05PM GMT
Sugar NO TRADING normal hours
Wheat NO TRADING OPEN 2.30PM - CLOSE 6.05PM GMT
UK Crude Oil CLOSE 6.30PM GMT CLOSE 7PM GMT
US Crude Oil NO TRADING 6 to 11PM GMT CLOSE 6.45PM GMT
Copper NO TRADING 6 to 11PM GMT CLOSE 6.45PM GMT
Gold NO TRADING 6 to 11PM GMT CLOSE 6.45PM GMT
Palladium NO TRADING 6 to 11PM GMT CLOSE 6.45PM GMT
Platinum NO TRADING 6 to 11PM GMT CLOSE 6.45PM GMT
Silver NO TRADING 6 to 11PM GMT CLOSE 6.45PM GMT

Forex Market Hours

UK daylight savings time ends 28 Oct. US daylight savings time ends 4 Nov. For one week they will be opening / closing an hour earlier in UK ending daylight savings time before US.

FX markets trade 5pm Eastern Sunday to Friday

For one week they will be opening / closing an hour earlier in UK ending DST before US

Sun 28 Oct: market open 9pm UK.
Fri 2 Nov: market close 9pm UK.
Sun 4 Nov: market open 10pm UK (back to normal).


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.