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Changes to the trading schedule due to Daylight Saving Time

07 Mar 201912:46

Dear clients,

On the 10th of March, 2019, Daylight Saving Time will come into effect in the USA. European countries will make this transition 3 weeks later on the 31st of March, 2019.

Because of this, some changes will be made to the trading schedule on the instruments listed below:

Instrument Current schedule (EET1) (through 8th of March) Schedule from the 11th through the 29th of March (EET) Schedule from the 1st of April (EET)
Forex 00:00–00:00 (Mon-Fri), no recess 00:00–00:00 (Mon-Thu), 00:00–23:00 (Fri) 00:00–00:00 (Mon-Fri), no recess
Spot metals 01:00–00:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 00:00–01:00 00:00–23:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 23:00–00:00 01:00–00:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 00:00–01:00
SPX500, NQ100 01:00–23:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 23:00–01:00 00:00–22:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 22:00–00:00 01:00–23:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 23:00–01:00
CAC40, FTSE100 09:00–23:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 23:00–09:00 08:00–22:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 22:00–08:00 09:00–23:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 23:00–09:00
STOXX50 09:00–22:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 22:00–09:00 08:00–21:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 21:00–08:00 09:00–22:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 22:00–09:00
ASX200, NIKK225, NG 02:00–23:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 23:00–02:00 01:00–22:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 22:00–01:00 02:00–23:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 23:00–02:00
BRN, WTI 03:00–23:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 23:00–03:00 02:00–22:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 22:00–02:00 03:00–23:00 (Mon-Fri),recess 23:00–03:00
HSI50 03:45–18:30 (Mon-Fri), recess 18:30–03:45 03:45–18:30 (Mon-Fri), recess 18:30–03:45 04:45–19:30 (Mon-Fri), recess 19:30–04:45
USDRUB, EURRUB 09:00–20:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 20:00–09:00 09:00–20:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 20:00–09:00 10:00–21:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 21:00–10:00
EURTRY, USDTRY 00:05–23:55 (Mon-Fri), recess 23:55–00:05 00:05–22:55 (Mon-Fri), recess 22:55–00:05 00:05–23:55 (Mon-Fri), recess 23:55–00:05
Cryptocurrency CFDs 01:00–00:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 00:00–01:00 00:00–23:00 (Mon-Fri),recess 23:00–00:00 01:00–00:00 (Mon-Fri), recess 00:00–01:00
Indicatives 00:00–00:00 (Mon-Fri) 00:00–00:00 (Mon-Thu), 00:00–23:00 (Fri) 00:00–00:00 (Mon-Fri)

The trading schedule for the DAX30 and IBEX35 instruments will remain unchanged2.

Fix-Contracts trading on currency pairs will be conducted in accordance with the above schedule for Forex instruments.

Fix-Contracts trading on shares will be conducted in accordance with the following schedule:

Instrument Current schedule (EET) (through 8th of March) Schedule from the 11th through the 29th of March Schedule from the 1st of April (EET)
Google and Facebook 16:45–21:00 (Mon-Fri) 15:45–20:00 (Mon-Fri) 16:45–21:00 (Mon-Fri)
Apple 17:00–21:00 (Mon-Fri) 16:00–20:00 (Mon-Fri) 17:00–21:00 (Mon-Fri)

During the period from the 11th through the 19th of March, Fix-Contracts trading on shares will be pushed back one hour. From the 20th of March, trading will resume according to the usual schedule.

Please be aware that the 00:00 rollover on PAMM accounts will not be available on the 15th of March, 2019.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact one of our specialists via our online chat service, through Viber, on Skype (calls only), by email at [email protected], or by telephone on +44 8449 869559.

Best regards,

Please note:

  1. EET (Eastern European Time) — MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 server time.
  2. The amendments presented above are for informational purposes only and may be subject to change.
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