Attention! The trading hours of financial markets shall be subject to changes on January 21 and 28
Please be hereby informed that the trading hours of financial markets shall be subject to changes on January 21st and 28th due to celebration of Martin Luther King’s Day on January 21st and Australia’s Day on January 28th, respectively. In connection therewith, the trade regarding certain instruments shall commence and end at a different time.
Make sure to pay close attention to the aforementioned changes in order to avoid any trading emergencies!
On January 21st, the trade shall end at 8:00 PM with respect to:
- Forex metals (gold, silver, and platinum);
- DJ30, JPN225, SPX500 and USTEC (Nasdaq 100) indices;
- USOIL futures on WTI crude oil, and NGAS gas and copper;
- U.S. Dollar Index Futures.
On January 21st, the trade will end at 11:00 PM with GBR_100 index.
On January 28th, only AUS_200 index shall be affected by the changes in trading hours. Trade of this instrument shall start later than usual – at 8:10 AM. The other assets will be traded as normal.
|Symbol||Type||Monday 21st of January – Martin Luther King |
|Monday 28th of January – Australia Day|
|FX||FX||Normal Hours||Normal Hours|
|FX Metals||FX Metals||Early Close 20:00||Normal Hours|
|Crypto Currencies||Cryptos||Normal Hours||Normal Hours|
|Stock EU||Shares||Normal Hours||Normal Hours|
|Stock UK||Shares||Normal Hours||Normal Hours|
|Stock US||Shares||Closed||Normal Hours|
|AUS_200||Index||Normal Hours||Late Open 08:10|
|DJ30||Index||Early Close 20:00||Normal Hours|
|ESP_35||Index||Normal Hours||Normal Hours|
|EUR_50||Index||Normal Hours||Normal Hours|
|FRA_40||Index||Normal Hours||Normal Hours|
|GBR_100||Index||Early Close 23:00||Normal Hours|
|GER_30||Index||Normal Hours||Normal Hours|
|JPN225||Index||Early Close 20:00||Normal Hours|
|NED_25||Index||Normal Hours||Normal Hours|
|SPX500||Index||Early Close 20:00||Normal Hours|
|SUI_20||Index||Normal Hours||Normal Hours|
|USTEC||Index||Early Close 20:00||Normal Hours|
|CL_Brent||Energies||Normal Hours||Normal Hours|
|USOIL||Energies Futures||Early Close at 20:00||Normal Hours|
|NGAS||Energies Futures||Early Close 20:00||Normal Hours|
|Copper||Metals Futures||Early Close at 20:00||Normal Hours|
|DX||Energies Futures||Early Close 20:00||Normal Hours|
The time shown in the schedule corresponds to the time of the MetaTrader 4 trading terminal (GMT+2).
In addition, please also factor in the likelihood of spread expansion regarding the mentioned quotes on January 21st and 28th. This is explained by lower liquidity which is observed in the markets during the public holidays.
Gerchik & Co