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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

July 2024 Holiday Schedule
Category Instrument Mon 01 July Wed 03 July Thu 04 July
GMT +3
HK Special Independence Day Independence Day
FX All FX Pairs Normal hours Normal hours Normal hours
Precious Metals XAUUSD, XAUEUR, XAGUSD, XAGEUR, Normal hours Normal hours Early close 21:30
XPTUSD, XPDUSD Normal hours Normal hours Early close 21:30
Spot Energies NGAS (Spot) Normal hours Normal hours Early close 20:15
USOIL (Spot) Normal hours Normal hours Early close 21:30
UKOIL (Spot) Normal hours Normal hours Early close 20:30
Spot Indices AUS200 Normal hours Normal hours Normal hours
EU50 Normal hours Normal hours Normal hours
F40 Normal hours Normal hours Normal hours
DE40 Normal hours Normal hours Normal hours
JP225 Normal hours Early close 20:15 Early close 20:00
UK100 Normal hours Normal hours Early close 23:00
US500 Normal hours Early close 20:15 Early close 20:00
US100 Normal hours Early close 20:15 Early close 20:00
US30 Normal hours Early close 20:15 Early close 20:00
RUSS2000 Normal hours Early close 20:15 Early close 20:00
ES35 Normal hours Normal hours Normal hours
Shares US Shares Normal hours Early close 17:00 Pricing Off
HK Shares Pricing Off Normal hours Normal hours
EU Shares Normal hours Normal hours Normal hours
Commodity Futures GOLDXXX24 Normal hours Normal hours Early close 21:30
NGASXXX24 Normal hours Normal hours Early close 21:30
UKOILXXX24 Normal hours Normal hours Early close 20:30
USOILXXX24 Normal hours Normal hours Early close 21:30
Index Futures DAX40XXX24 Normal hours Early close 23:00 Early close 23:00
US30XXX24 Normal hours Early close 20:15 Early close 20:00
US100XXX24 Normal hours Early close 20:15 Early close 20:00
US500XXX24 Normal hours Early close 20:15 Early close 20:00

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 22nd - 26th July 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 22.07 - 26.07.2024

Symbol Mon 22 Jul, 2024 Tue 23 Jul, 2024 Wed 24 Jul, 2024 Thu 25 Jul, 2024 Fri 26 Jul, 2024
EU50 2.62
UK100 1.77
US100 0.98
US2000 0.05 0.03 0 0.04 0.05
US30 9.26
US500 0.23 0.08 0.05 0.38

Shares - Cash Dividends between 22.07 - 26.07.2024

Date Symbol Action Description Detail Dividend Currency
7/22/2024 APA Cash Dividend Apache Corp 0.25 USD
7/22/2024 BK Cash Dividend Bank of New York Mellon Corp/T 0.47 USD
7/22/2024 CAT Cash Dividend Caterpillar Inc 1.41 USD
7/22/2024 CVS Cash Dividend CVS Health Corp 0.67 USD
7/22/2024 GGG Cash Dividend Graco Inc 0.26 USD
7/22/2024 SVC Cash Dividend Service Properties Trust 0.2 USD
7/24/2024 LOW Cash Dividend Lowe's Cos Inc 1.15 USD
7/25/2024 MMC Cash Dividend Marsh & McLennan Cos Inc 0.82 USD
7/26/2024 COST Cash Dividend Costco Wholesale Corp 1.16 USD
7/26/2024 PFE Cash Dividend Pfizer Inc 0.42 USD
7/26/2024 UNM Cash Dividend Unum Group 0.42 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 22.07 -26.07.2024
Date Time GMT+3 Name Currency Applied Start Time Applied End Time
23/07/2024 17:00 Existing Home Sales (Jun) USD 16:45 17:10
24/07/2024 10:15 French Flash Manufacturing PMI EUR 10:00 10:25
24/07/2024 10:30 German Flash Manufacturing PMI EUR 10:15 10:40
24/07/2024 11:30 Flash Manufacturing PMI GBP 11:15 11:40
24/07/2024 16:45 BoC Interest Rate Decision USD 16:30 16:55
24/07/2024 17:00 New Home Sales (Jun) USD 16:45 17:10
25/07/2024 15:30 GDP (QoQ) (Q2) USD 15:15 15:40
26/07/2024 02:30 Tokyo Consumer Price Index (YoY)(Jul)  JPY 02:15 02:40
26/07/2024 15:30 Core PCE Price Index (MoM) (Jun) USD 15:15 15:40
26/07/2024 17:00 Revised UoM Consumer Sentiment USD 16:45 17:10

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