Trading Hours

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TRADING HOURS IN FINANCIAL MARKETS

Trading hours in financial markets refer to the trading sessions available for trading a specific trading instrument. These hours may vary between asset classes, markets, instruments and days of the week. XS offers access to multiple different asset classes. The opening and closing times of these markets may differ from one another.

NORMAL TRADING HOURS

Normal trading hours refer to the regular trading sessions available for trading in a specific financial market. The below tables show the normal trading hours of different financial instruments available for trading with XS.

Seasonal and market factors may affect the below trading hours, so it is important to follow the latest updates on Trading Holidays & Trading Notices pages to stay up to date with the latest seasonal changes to trading hours.

All timings in the below tables are in server time (GMT+3).

Forex

Instruments TRADING HOURS
All Forex Pairs Monday 00:00 - Friday 23:55

Metals

Instruments TRADING HOURS
XAU, XAG, XPD & XPT Pairs Monday 01:05 - Friday 23:55 (Daily Break: 00:00 - 00:59)

Energy

Instruments TRADING HOURS
UKOIL Monday 03:00 - Friday 24:00 (Daily Break: 00:00:01 - 02:59:59)
USOIL Monday 01:05 - Friday 23:55 (Daily Break: 00:00 - 00:59)
NGAS Monday 01:00 - Friday 23:59 (Daily Break: 00:00 - 00:59)

Indices

Instruments TRADING HOURS
AUS200 Monday - Friday: 02:50 – 24:00 (Daily Break: 09:30 - 10:10)
DE40 Monday - Friday: 02:15 - 23:00
UK100 Monday - Friday: 01:00 – 24:00
F40 Monday - Friday: 09:00 - 23:00
EU50 Monday - Friday: 01:00 – 24:00
ES35 Monday - Friday: 10:00 - 21:00
JP225 Monday - Friday: 01:00 - 23:59
US30, US100, & US500 Monday - Friday: 01:00 - 24:00 (Daily Breaks: 23:15 - 23:30 & 00:00:01 – 00:59:59)
RUSS2000 Monday - Friday: 01:00 – 24:00 (Daily Break: 00:00:01 – 00:59:59)

Futures

Instruments TRADING HOURS
Brent Oil Futures Monday 03:00 - Friday 23:59 (Daily Break: 00:00 - 02:59:59)
US Light Sweet Oil Future & Natural Gas Future Monday 01:00 - Friday 23:59 (Daily Break: 00:00 - 00:59:59)
US Dow Jones 30 Futures Index Monday - Friday: 01:00 - 23:59:59
US Nasdaq 100 Futures Index Monday - Friday: 01:00 - 23:59:59
US S&P 500 Futures Index Monday - Friday: 01:00 - 23:59:59
Germany 40 Futures Index Monday - Friday: 01:00 - 23:59:59
Gold Futures Monday 01:00 - Friday 23:59:59 (Daily Break: 00:00 - 00:59:59)

Shares

Instruments TRADING HOURS
EU Stocks Monday - Friday: 10:00 - 18:30
US Stocks Monday - Friday: 16:30 - 23:00
HK Stocks Monday - Friday: 04:30 - 11:00

CRYPTOS

Instruments TRADING HOURS
All Cryptocurrencies 24/7 except during server maintenance.

TRADING HOLIDAYS

Normal trading hours schedule may be affected by some seasonal and market factors including market holidays. This can vary from country to country, and from trading instrument to another, so it is important to stay up to date with the upcoming changes and holiday trading hours to plan your trades accordingly.

The below section shows the latest updates about the upcoming holidays and their effect on trading hours of different financial instruments available for trading with XS.

All timings in the below tables are in server time (GMT+3).

UPCOMING HOLIDAYS

April 2024 Holiday Schedule
Category Instrument WEDNESDAY 24 April THURSDAY 25 April
ANZAC Day
GMT + 3
FX All FX Pairs Normal Hours Normal Hours
Precious Metals XAUUSD, XAUEUR, XAGUSD, XAGEUR, XPDUSD,XPTUSD Normal Hours Normal Hours
Spot Energies NGAS (Spot) Normal Hours Normal Hours
USOIL (Spot) Normal Hours Normal Hours
UKOIL (Spot) Normal Hours Normal Hours
Spot Indices AUS200 Early Close 23:00 Late Open 10:10
EU50 Normal Hours Normal Hours
F40 Normal Hours Normal Hours
DE40 Normal Hours Normal Hours
JP225 Normal Hours Normal Hours
UK100 Normal Hours Normal Hours
US500 Normal Hours Normal Hours
US100 Normal Hours Normal Hours
US30 Normal Hours Normal Hours
RUSS2000 Normal Hours Normal Hours
ES35 Normal Hours Normal Hours
Shares US Shares Normal Hours Normal Hours
UK Shares Normal Hours Normal Hours
EU Shares Normal Hours Normal Hours
Commodity Futures GOLDXXX24 Normal Hours Normal Hours
NGASXXX24 Normal Hours Normal Hours
UKOILXXX24 Normal Hours Normal Hours
USOILXXX24 Normal Hours Normal Hours
Index Futures DAX40XXX24 Normal Hours Normal Hours
US30XXX24 Normal Hours Normal Hours
US100XXX24 Normal Hours Normal Hours
US500XXX24 Normal Hours Normal Hours
USDIDX Normal Hours Normal Hours

TRADING NOTICES

Normal trading conditions may be affected by some seasonal and market factors. The below section shows the latest updates about the upcoming events and their effect on trading conditions.

All timings in the below tables are in server time (GMT+3).

Corporate Actions Scheduled for 15th - 19th April 2024

Open position on Shares or Indices at the start of the business day (Server Time 00:00), which coincides with the ex-date of the respective underlying asset, will be subject to dividend adjustments.

Long (Buy) positions will receive a payment, whereas short (sell) positions will be charged the amount.

Cash Indices between 15.04 - 19.04.2024

Symbol Mon 15 Apr, 2024 Tue 16 Apr, 2024 Wed 17 Apr, 2024 Thu 18 Apr, 2024 Fri 19 Apr, 2024
AU200 0.42 0.47
ES35 3.18 2.05 0.61
EU50 2.33
FR40 7.22
UK100 4.92
US100 0.02
US30 6.6 8.54
US500 0.06 0.31 0.23
US2000 0.021 0.067 0.028 0.095 0.053

Shares - Cash Dividends between 15.04 - 19.04.2024

Date Symbol Action Description Detail Dividend Currency
04/15/2024 EOG Cash Dividend EOG Resources Inc 0.91 USD
04/16/2024 AYI Cash Dividend Acuity Brands Inc 0.15 USD
04/16/2024 FMX Cash Dividend Fomento Economico MEX-SP ADR 0.6 USD
04/18/2024 PG Cash Dividend Procter & Gamble Co/The 1.01 USD
04/18/2024 PNR Cash Dividend Pentair PLC 0.23 USD
04/19/2024 APA Cash Dividend Apache Corp 0.25 USD
04/19/2024 CAT Cash Dividend Caterpillar Inc 1.3 USD
04/19/2024 CL Cash Dividend Colgate-Palmolive Co 0.5 USD
04/19/2024 CVS Cash Dividend CVS Health Corp 0.67 USD

Example:

There is a 4.383 dividend adjustment on US30. A client has a USD account and holds a long (buy) position of 20 US30. At the ex-date, they will receive a payment of 20*4.383 = 87.66 USD.

There is a 0.59 USD dividend payment for the share ‘Dollar General Corp’. A client has a USD account and holds a short (sell) position of 100 shares. At the ex-date, they will be charged 100*0.59 = -59.00 USD.

HMR Periods

HMR Period Between 22.04 - 26.04.2024
Date Time GMT+3 Name Currency Applied Start Time Applied End Time
23/04/2024 10:30 HCOB Germany Manufacturing PMI (Apr) EUR 10:15 10:40
23/04/2024 11:00 HCOB Eurozone Manufacturing PMI (Apr) EUR 10:45 11:10
23/04/2024 11:30 S&P Global/CIPS UK Manufacturing PMI   GBP 11:15 11:40
23/04/2024 16:45 S&P Global Services PMI (Apr) USD 16:30 16:55
24/04/2024 04:30 CPI (QoQ) (Q1) AUD 04:15 04:40
24/04/2024 15:30 Durable Goods Orders (MoM) (Mar) USD 15:15 15:40
25/04/2024 15:30 GDP (QoQ) (Q1) USD 15:15 15:40
25/04/2024 17:00 Pending Home Sales (MoM) (Mar) USD 16:45 17:10
26/04/2024 02:30 Tokyo Consumer Price Index (YoY)(Apr)  JPY 02:15 02:40
26/04/2024 15:30 Core PCE Price Index (MoM) (Mar) USD 15:15 15:40
26/04/2024 17:00 Michigan Consumer Expectations (Apr) USD 16:45 17:10

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