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TRADING HOURS & HOLIDAY NOTICES

MEX Global Market aims to deliver the best quality service to all of our clients. With over 200 CFDs across 6 different asset classes, the opening and closing times of these markets may differ from one another. Seasonal and market factors may affect trading hours, so it is important to follow the latest holiday notices and trading hours to stay up to date with the financial markets.

TRADING HOURS

Trading hours refer to the regular trading session available for a specific market. These hours may vary between instruments, exchanges, and days of the week. For example, some markets can close early (half-day trading) on specific days, which can affect the timings when orders can be placed.

Forex

Quotes Trading
Monday:
00:00 - 00:00
Monday:
00:05- 23:59
Tuesday:
00:00 - 00:00
Tuesday:
00:01- 23:59
Wednesday:
00:00 - 00:00
Wednesday:
00:01- 23:59
Thursday:
00:00 - 00:00
Thursday:
00:01- 23:59
Friday:
00:00- 23:55
Friday:
00:01- 23:55

GOLD & SILVER

Quotes Trading
Monday:
01:00 - 00:00
Monday:
01:05- 23:59
Tuesday:
01:00 - 00:00
Tuesday:
01:01- 23:59
Wednesday:
01:00 - 00:00
Wednesday:
01:01- 23:59
Thursday:
01:00 - 00:00
Thursday:
01:01- 23:59
Friday:
01:00- 23:55
Friday:
01:01- 23:55

HOLIDAY HOURS & NOTICES

Market holidays may affect the trading schedule and volatility of the markets. This can vary from country to country, so it is important to stay up to date with the upcoming changes and holiday trading hours to plan your trades accordingly.

Instrument Thursday
24 Nov 2022
Friday
25 Nov 2022
FX Normal Trading Hours Normal Trading Hours
Metals Early Close 21:30 Early Close 20:45
Platinum Early Close 21:30 Early Close 20:45
Palladium Early Close 21:30 Early Close 20:45
US Stocks Closed Early Close 20:00
Canadian Stocks Normal Trading Hours Normal Trading Hours
UK Stocks Normal Trading Hours Normal Trading Hours
HK Stocks Normal Trading Hours Normal Trading Hours
Paris Stocks Normal Trading Hours Normal Trading Hours
SPA Stocks Normal Trading Hours Normal Trading Hours
AU Stocks Normal Trading Hours Normal Trading Hours
GER Stocks Normal Trading Hours Normal Trading Hours
LCOXX - Brent Oil Futures CFD Early Close 20:30 Early Close 22:00
NGXX - Natural Gas Futures CFD Early Close 21:30 Early Close 20:45
CLXX - Crude Oil Futures CFD Early Close 21:30 Early Close 20:45
HGXX - Copper Futures CFD Early Close 21:30 Early Close 20:45
UKOUSD - Brent Spot Oil Early Close 20:15 Early Close 20:30
USOUSD - Crude Spot Oil Early Close 20:15 Early Close 20:30
DAX30_XX - Indices Futures CFD Early Close 23:00 Normal Trading Hours
UK100_XX - Indices Futures CFD Early Close 23:00 Normal Trading Hours
WS30_XX, US500_XX, NAS100_XX - Indices Futures CFD Early Close 20:00 Early Close 20:15
AUS200 - Indices Cash CFD Normal Trading Hours Normal Trading Hours
DE30 - Indices Cash CFD Early Close 23:00 Early Close 23:00
UK100 - Indices Cash CFD Early Close 23:00 Early Close 23:00
AUS200 – Indices Cash CFD Early Close 23:00 Early Close 23:00
US30, US500, UT100 - Indices Cash CFD Early Close 20:00 Early Close 20:15
ESP35 - Indices Cash CFD Early Close 23:00 Early Close 23:00
HK50 - Indices Cash CFD Early Close 21:00 Early Close 21:00
JP225 - Indices Cash CFD Early Close 20:00 Early Close 20:15
EUR50 - Indices Cash CFD Early Close 23:00 Early Close 23:00
CAC40 - Indices Cash CFD Early Close 23:00 Early Close 23:00
VIX_XX Early Close 18:30 Early Close 20:15
Corn Closed Early Close 20:05
Coffee Closed Normal Trading Hours
Cocoa Closed Normal Trading Hours
Soybean Closed Early Close 20:05
Cryptos Normal Trading Hours Normal Trading Hours
  • Please note these times provided are subject to change.
  • Please note that there could be unexpected periods of volatility, low liquidity, and some LP’s will increase the spreads during holidays.
  • Dates are subject to change by the respective markets.
  • Clients are kindly requested to manage their accounts and positions during the trading hours of the company as listed above.

FAQ

When does the U.S. market close?

In the U.S., the following holiday closures are in effect: New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Washington’s Birthday, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.
There are partial holidays the day after Thanksgiving (Black Friday), and Christmas Eve. During those days, markets run from 9:30 AM - 1 PM. EST. In the U.S., when holidays fall on Saturdays, markets close on the Friday. When holidays are on Sundays, markets close on Monday.

Are the markets more volatile around holidays?
Is the stock market open 24 hours?
Is the forex market open 24 hours?
Why are trading times important in the forex market?

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