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Christmas and New Year’s trading-hour changes

Posted by Lynn Liew | 18/12/2018 13:00

During the holiday season, trading hours for a huge swath of the global markets will be affected. Details are as follows.

 

Note: All hours are in GMT.

 

Market Symbol Dec 24 Dec 25 Dec 26
All FX pairs Close 21:00 Reopen 22:15 Normal hours
Cryptocurrencies Closed
Dow Jones US30 Close 18:00
S&P 500 SPX500
Nasdaq NAS100
China A50 CHINA50
Hong Kong HS50 HK50
Nikkei 225 JPN225
Euro Stoxx 50 ESTX50 Closed
DAX GER30
CAC 40 FRA40
IBEX 35 ESP35
FTSE 100 UK100
ASX 200 AUS200
US crude oil WTI Reopen 01:00
Brent oil BRENT
Natural gas NATGAS
Spot gold XAU/USD
Spot silver XAG/USD
Copper COPPER
Soft-commodity futures Open 14:00
US shares Open 14:30
UK shares Close 12:30 Closed
German shares Closed
French shares Close 13:00
Australian shares Close 03:10
Market Symbol Dec 31 Jan 1 Jan 2
All FX pairs Close 21:00 Reopen 22:15 Normal hours
Cryptocurrencies
Dow Jones US30 Closed
S&P 500 SPX500
Nasdaq NAS100
China A50 CHINA50
Hong Kong HS50 HK50
Nikkei 225 JPN225
Euro Stoxx 50 ESTX50
DAX GER30
US crude oil WTI
IBEX 35 ESP35
FTSE 100 UK100
ASX 200 AUS200 Closes 3:30 Reopens 6:10
CAC 40 FRA40 Closes 12:30 Normal hours
Brent oil BRENT Close 19:45
Natural gas NATGAS
Spot gold XAU/USD
Spot silver XAG/USD
Copper COPPER
Soft commodities
US shares Close 18:00
UK shares Close 12:30
German shares Closed
French shares Close 13:00
Australian shares Close 03:10

Our support desk will also be unavailable during these times:

  • 21:00 Dec 24 – 22:00 Dec 25 GMT
  • 21:00 Dec 31 – 22:00 Jan 1 GMT

Thank you for your support throughout the year. May the holidays be filled with joy, and the new year blessed with abundance, for you and loved ones.

 

We look forward to providing you with another year of excellent service!

 

Warmest regards,
ThinkMarkets Team

 

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