78% of retail investor accounts lose money when spread betting and/or trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

Changes to market trading hours

Over the Christmas and Easter holidays there are usually a significant number of changes to normal market trading hours.

Our instrument trading hours reflect those in the underlying market. Dates and times may be subject to change; please check the product library in the trading platform for confirmed trading hours. All times shown are UK time.

Our Client Services team are available during market opening hours. If you have any questions, please email us or call us on +44(0)20 3003 8588.

Christmas & new year trading times (2018-19)

View the updated trading times for affected instruments below.

Forex

  • Forex
  • Indices
  • Commodities
  • Shares
  • Treasuries
  • Cryptocurrencies
  • Digital 100s/Countdowns (professional clients only)


Forex
Mon 24 DecTues 25 DecMon 31 DecTue 1 Jan 2019
All forex pairsClose at 18:15
ClosedClose at 22:00
Closed
US Dollar IndexCloses at 18:15ClosedNormalClosed
IndicesMon 24 DecTues 25 DecWed 26 Dec
Thu 27 Dec
Mon 31 DecTue 1 Jan 2019Wed 2 Jan 2019
Australia 200Closes at 03:30ClosedClosedNormal
Closes at 03:30ClosedNormal
Belgium 20Closes at 13:05ClosedClosedNormal
Closes at 13:05ClosedNormal
Canada 60Closes at 18:00ClosedClosedNormal
NormalClosedNormal
China A50Closes at 18:45ClosedOpens at 01:00Normal
NormalClosedNormal
Denmark 20ClosedClosedClosedNormal
ClosedClosedNormal
Euro 50ClosedClosedClosedOpen at 00:15
ClosedClosedOpen at 00:15
Europe 600ClosedClosedClosedNormal
ClosedClosedNormal
France 40Closes at 13:05ClosedClosedOpen at 00:15
Closes at 13:05ClosedOpen at 00:15
Germany 30ClosedClosedClosedNormal
ClosedClosedNormal
Germany Mid 60ClosedClosedClosedNormal
ClosedClosedNormal
Germany Tech 30ClosedClosedClosedNormal
ClosedClosedNormal
Hong Kong 50NormalClosedClosedNormal
NormalClosedNormal
Hong Kong China H-SharesNormalClosedClosedNormal
NormalClosedNormal
India 50Closes at 18:45ClosedNormalNormal
NormalClosedNormal
Italy 40Closes at 12:30ClosedClosedNormal
Closes at 12:30ClosedNormal
Japan 225Closes at 18:15Opens at 23:30NormalNormal
Closes at 22:00Opens at 23:30Closes at 22:00
Netherlands 25Closes at 13:05ClosedClosedNormal
Closes at 13:05ClosedNormal
Norway 25ClosedClosedClosedNormal
ClosedClosedNormal
Poland 20ClosedClosedClosedNormal
ClosedClosedNormal
Singapore FreeCloses at 18:45ClosedClosedNormal
ClosedClosedNormal
South Africa 40NormalClosedClosedNormal
NormalClosedNormal
Spain 35Closes at 13:00ClosedClosedNormal
Closes at 13:00ClosedNormal
Sweden 30ClosedClosedClosedNormal
ClosedClosedNormal
Switzerland 20ClosedClosedClosedNormal
ClosedClosedNormal
Taiwan 50NormalClosedNormalNormal
NormalClosedNormal
UK 100Closes at 12:50ClosedClosedOpen at 01:00
Closes at 12:50ClosedOpen at 01:00
US 30Closes at 18:15Closed, opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Normal
Closes at 22:00Closed, opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00
US NDAQ 100Closes at 18:15Closed, opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Normal
Closes at 22:00Closed, opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00
US Small Cap 2000Closes at 18:15Closed, opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Normal
Closes at 22:00Closed, opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00
US SPX 500Closes at 18:15Closed, opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Normal
Closes at 22:00Closed, opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00
US SPX Midcap 400Closes at 18:15Closed, opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Normal
Closes at 22:00Closed, opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00
Volatility IndexCloses at 18:15Closed, opens at 23:00NormalNormal
NormalClosed, opens at 23:00Normal
 Commodities
Mon 24 DecTue 25 DecWed 26 DecMon 31 DecTue 1 Jan 2019Wed 2 Jan 2019
Cocoa Bulk BeanNormalClosedNormalCloses at 16:55ClosedNormal
Coffee ArabicaNormalClosedNormalNormalClosedNormal
Coffee RobustaNormalClosedNormalCloses at 17:30ClosedNormal
CopperCloses at 18:45Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Closes at 22:00Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00
CornCloses at 18:05ClosedOpens at 14:30NormalClosedOpens at 14:30
CottonCloses at 18:30ClosedNormalNormalClosedNormal
Crude Oil BrentCloses at 19:00ClosedNormalCloses at 20:00ClosedNormal
Crude Oil West TexasCloses at 18:45Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Closes at 22:00Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00
Feeder CattleCloses at 18:15ClosedOpens at 14:30NormalClosedNormal
GasolineCloses at 18:45Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Closes at 22:00Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00
GoldCloses at 18:45ClosedNormalCloses at 22:00ClosedNormal
Heating OilCloses at 18:45Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Closes at 22:00Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00
Lean HogsCloses at 18:15ClosedOpens at 14:30NormalClosedOpens at 14:30
Live CattleCloses at 18:15ClosedOpens at 14:30NormalClosedOpens at 14:30
Low Sulphur GasoilCloses at 19:00ClosedNormalCloses at 20:00ClosedNormal
LumberCloses at 18:00ClosedPre-open at 12:00; opens at 15:00NormalClosedNormal
Natural GasCloses at 18:45Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Closes at 22:00Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00
OatsCloses at 18:05ClosedOpens at 14:30NormalClosedOpens at 14:30
Orange JuiceNormalClosedNormalNormalClosedNormal
PalladiumCloses at 18:45Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Closes at 22:00Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00
PlatinumCloses at 18:45Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Closes at 22:00Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00
Rough RiceCloses at 18:05ClosedOpens at 14:30NormalClosedOpens at 14:30
SilverCloses at 18:45ClosedNormalCloses at 22:00ClosedNormal
SoybeanCloses at 18:05ClosedOpens at 14:30NormalClosedOpens at 14:30
Soybean MealCloses at 18:05ClosedOpens at 14:30NormalClosedOpens at 14:30
Soybean OilCloses at 18:05ClosedOpens at 14:30NormalClosedOpens at 14:30
Sugar RawNormalClosedNormalNormalClosedNormal
Sugar WhiteNormalClosedNormalCloses at 18:00ClosedNormal
US CocoaNormalClosedNormalNormalClosedNormal
WheatCloses at 18:15Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00NormalClosedOpens at 14:30
SharesSun 23 DecMon 24 DecTues 25 DecWed 26 DecFri 28 DecSun 30 DecMon 31 DecTue 1 JanWed 2 JanThu 3 Jan
AustraliaNormalCloses at 03:10ClosedClosedNormalNormalCloses at 03:10Opens at 23:00NormalNormal
AustriaNormalClosedClosedClosedHalf dayNormalClosedClosedNormalNormal
BelgiumNormalCloses at 12:55ClosedClosedNormalNormalCloses at 12:55ClosedNormalNormal
CanadaNormal
Closes at 18:00
Closed
Closed
NormalNormalNormalClosedNormalNormal
DenmarkNormal
Closed
Closed
Closed
NormalNormalClosedClosedNormalNormal
FinlandNormal
Closed
Closed
Closed
NormalNormalClosedClosedNormalNormal
FranceNormalCloses at 12:55ClosedClosedNormalNormalCloses at 12:55ClosedNormalNormal
GermanyNormalClosedClosedClosedHalf dayNormalClosedClosedNormalNormal
NetherlandsNormal
Closes at 12:55
Closed
Closed
Normal
Normal
Closes at 12:55ClosedNormalNormal
Hong KongNormalCloses at 04:00ClosedClosedNormalNormalCloses at 04:00ClosedNormalNormal
IrelandNormal
Closes at 12:28
Closed
Closed
Normal
Normal
Closes at 12:28ClosedNormalNormal
ItalyNormalClosedClosedClosedNormalNormalClosedClosedNormalNormal
JapanNormal
Closed
Normal
Normal
Normal
Normal
ClosedClosedClosedClosed
New ZealandCloses at 23:45ClosedClosedClosedNormalCloses at 23:45ClosedClosedClosedNormal
NorwayNormalClosedClosedClosedNormalNormalClosedClosedNormalNormal
PolandNormalClosedClosedClosedNormalNormalClosedClosedNormalNormal
PortugalNormal
Closes at 12:55
Closed
Closed
Normal
Normal
Closes at 12:55ClosedNormalNormal
SingaporeNormalCloses at 04:00ClosedNormalNormalNormalCloses at 04:00ClosedNormalNormal
SpainNormalCloses at 13:00ClosedClosedNormalNormalCloses at 13:00ClosedNormalNormal
SwedenNormalClosedClosedClosedNormalNormalClosedClosedNormalNormal
SwitzerlandNormal
Closed
Closed
Closed
Normal
Normal
ClosedClosed
ClosedNormal
UKNormalCloses at 12:30ClosedClosedNormalNormalCloses at 12:30ClosedNormalNormal
US NYSENormalCloses at 18:00ClosedNormalNormalNormalNormalClosedNormalNormal
US NDAQNormalCloses at 18:00ClosedNormalNormalNormalNormalClosedNormalNormal
Treasuries
Mon 24 DecTue 25 DecWed 26 DecMon 31 DecTue 1 Jan 2019
Canada Bank 3 MonthCloses at 18:30ClosedClosedCloses at 18:30Closed
Canada Bank 10 YearCloses at 18:30ClosedClosedCloses at 18:30Closed
EuriborCloses at 12:15ClosedClosedCloses at 12:15Closed
Euro BoblClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Euro BTPClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Euro BTP 3 YRClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Euro BundClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Euro BuxlClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
Euro OATClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
EurodollarClose at 18:15Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Closes at 22:00Opens at 23:00
Euro SchatzClosedClosedClosedClosedClosed
UK GiltCloses at 12:15ClosedNormalCloses at 12:15Closed
Japan JGBNormalClosedNormalNormalClosed
UK Short SterlingCloses at 12:15ClosedClosedCloses at 12:15Closed
US Fed Funds 30 DayCloses at 18:15Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Closes at 22:00Opens at 23:00
US T-BondCloses at 18:15Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Closes at 22:00Opens at 23:00
US T-Bond UltraCloses at 18:15Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Closes at 22:00Opens at 23:00
US T-Note 10 YRCloses at 18:15Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Closes at 22:00Opens at 23:00
US T-Note 2 YRCloses at 18:15Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Closes at 22:00Opens at 23:00
US T-Note 5 YRCloses at 18:15Opens at 23:00Closes at 22:00Closes at 22:00Opens at 23:00
Cryptocurrencies
Mon 24 DecTue 25 DecTue 1 Jan 2019Wed 2 Jan 2019
BitcoinCloses at 18:00Opens at 23:00ClosedNormal
Bitcoin CashCloses at 18:00Opens at 23:00ClosedNormal
EthereumCloses at 18:00Opens at 23:00ClosedNormal
LitecoinCloses at 18:00Opens at 23:00ClosedNormal
RippleCloses at 18:00Opens at 23:00ClosedNormal
Digital 100s / CountdownsMon 24 DecWed 26 DecThu 27 DecFri 28 DecMon 31 DecTue 1 Jan 2019Wed 2 Jan 2019
CurrenciesCloses at 18:00Opens at 23:00NormalNormalNormalOpens at 23:00Normal
Gold ForwardNormalClosedOpens at 08:00NormalNormalClosedOpens at 08:00
Silver ForwardNormalClosedOpens at 08:00NormalNormalClosedOpens at 08:00
Crude Oil West TexasClosedClosedOpens at 08:00NormalNormalClosedOpens at 08:00
France 40Closes at 13:00ClosedNormalNormalCloses at 13:00ClosedNormal
Germany 30ClosedClosedNormalCloses at 13:00ClosedClosedNormal
Italy 40ClosedClosedNormalNormalClosedClosed
Normal
Spain 35Closes at 13:00ClosedNormalNormalCloses at 13:00
Closed
Normal
Sweden 30ClosedClosedNormalNormalClosed
Closed
Normal
UK 100Closes at 12:30ClosedOpens at 08:00NormalCloses at 12:30
Closed
Opens at 08:00
US 30Closes at 18:00ClosedOpens at 08:00NormalNormalClosed
Opens at 08:00
US NDAQ 100Closes at 18:00ClosedOpens at 08:00NormalNormalClosed
Opens at 08:00
US SPX 500Closes at 18:00ClosedOpens at 08:00NormalNormalClosed
Opens at 08:00
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Spread bets and CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 78% of retail investor accounts lose money when spread betting and/or trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how spread bets and CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.