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Changes to the trading schedule due to daylight savings

25 Oct 201815:15

Dear clients,

On the 28th of October, 2018, European countries will make the transition to winter time, with the USA following suit a week later on the 4th of November.

Because of this, some changes will be made to the trading schedule:

Instrument Trading schedule (EET1) from 29/10/2018 Trading schedule (EET1) from 05/11/2018
Open (Mon) Close (Fri) Recess (Mon-Fri) Open (Mon) Close (Fri) Recess (Mon-Fri)
Forex 00:00 22:59 00:00 23:59
Spot metals 00:00 22:59 23:00–00:00 01:00 23:59 00:00–01:00
USDRUB, EURRUB 09:00 20:00 20:00–09:00 09:00 20:00 20:00–09:00
BRN, WTI 02:00 22:00 22:00–02:00 03:00 23:00 23:00–03:00
NG, ASX200, NIKK225 01:00 22:00 22:00–01:00 02:00 23:00 23:00–02:00
CAC40, FTSE100 08:00 22:00 22:00–08:00 09:00 23:00 23:00–09:00
DAX30 09:00 22:00 22:00–09:00 09:00 22:00 22:00–09:00
HSI50 03:15 10:00 10:00–03:15  04:15 11:00 11:00–04:15
IBEX35 10:00 18:00 18:00–10:00 10:00 18:00 18:00–10:00
NQ100, SPX500 00:00  22:00 22:00–00:00  01:00  23:00 23:00–01:00
STOXX50 08:00  21:00 21:00–08:00  09:00  22:00 22:00–09:00
FX Special 00:05  22:55 22:55–00:05  00:05  23:55  23:55–00:05
Cryptocurrency CFDs 00:00  23:00 23:00–00:00  01:00 23:59 00:00–01:00

Fix-Contracts trading will follow the same schedule as that of Forex instruments and spot metals.

The trading schedule for Fix-Contracts on stock index CFDs will be changed as follows:

Instrument Trading schedule (EET) from 29/10/2018 Trading schedule (EET) from 05/11/2018
Google and Facebook shares Mon-Fri 15:45–21:00 Mon-Fri 16:45–22:00
Apple shares Mon-Fri 16:00–21:00 Mon-Fri 17:00–22:00

The above timetables are presented for informational purposes only and may be subject to change.

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,
Alpari

Please note

  1. ^ EET (Eastern European Time) — MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5 server time.

 

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