Changes to market trading hours

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

Please note: 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 0800 26 26 27.

Easter 2018 trading times

View the updated trading times for affected instruments below.

Forex

  • Forex
  • Indices
  • Commodities
  • Shares
  • Treasuries
  • Digital 100s / Countdowns

ForexThursday 29 MarchFriday 30 March
CurrenciesNormalCloses 07:00
Gold - Cash / Silver - CashCloses 22:00Closed
Currency Forward ContractsCloses 22:00Closed
US Dollar IndexNormalClosed
INR/USDCloses 22:00Closed
IndicesWednesday 28 MarchThursday 29 MarchFriday 30 MarchSunday 01 AprilMonday 02 AprilThursday 05 April
Australia 200NormalCloses 14:00ClosedClosedOpen 08:10 - 22:00Normal
Belgium 20NormalNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
Canada 60NormalNormalClosedClosedNormalNormal
China A50NormalNormalCloses 07:00ClosedNormalNormal
Denmark 20NormalNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
Euro 50NormalCloses 21:00ClosedClosedClosedNormal
Europe 600NormalNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
France 40NormalCloses 21:00ClosedClosedClosedNormal
Germany 30NormalCloses 21:00ClosedClosedClosedNormal
Germany Mid 50NormalNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
Germany Tech 30NormalNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
Hong Kong 50NormalNormalClosedClosedClosedClosed
Hong Kong China H-SharesNormalNormalClosedClosedClosedClosed
India 50NormalNormalCloses 07:00ClosedNormalNormal
Italy 40NormalNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
Japan 225NormalNormalCloses 07:00ClosedNormalNormal
Netherlands 25NormalNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
Norway 25Closes 12:00ClosedClosedClosedClosedNormal
Poland 20NormalNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
Singapore FreeNormalNormalCloses 07:00ClosedNormalNormal
South Africa 40NormalNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
Spain 35NormalNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
Sweden 30NormalCloses 11:55ClosedClosedClosedNormal
Switzerland 20NormalNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
Taiwan 50NormalNormalCloses 07:00ClosedNormalNormal
UK 100NormalCloses 21:00ClosedClosedClosedNormal
US 30NormalCloses 22:00ClosedClosedNormalNormal
US NDAQ 100NormalCloses 22:00ClosedClosedNormalNormal
US Small Cap 2000NormalCloses 22:00ClosedClosedNormalNormal
US SPX 500NormalCloses 22:00ClosedClosedNormalNormal
US SPX Midcap 400NormalCloses 22:00ClosedClosedNormalNormal
Volatility IndexNormalCloses 21:15ClosedClosedNormalNormal
CommoditiesThursday 29 MarchFriday 30 MarchSaturday 31 MarchSunday 01 AprilMonday 02 April
Cocoa Bulk BeanNormalClosedNormalClosedClosed
Coffee ArabicaNormalClosedNormalClosedOpens 12:30
Coffee RobustaNormalClosedNormalClosedClosed
CopperCloses 22:00ClosedNormalClosedNormal
CornNormalClosedNormalClosedNormal
CottonNormalClosedNormalClosedNormal
Crude Oil BrentNormalClosedNormalClosedNormal
Crude Oil West TexasCloses 22:00ClosedNormalClosedNormal
Feeder CattleNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
GasolineCloses 22:00ClosedNormalClosedNormal
Gold ForwardCloses 22:00ClosedNormalClosedNormal
Heating OilCloses 22:00ClosedNormalClosedNormal
Lean HogsNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
Live CattleNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
Low Sulphur GasoilNormalClosedNormalClosedNormal
LumberNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
Natural GasCloses 22:00ClosedNormalClosedNormal
OatsNormalClosedNormalClosedNormal
Orange JuiceNormalClosedNormalClosedNormal
PalladiumCloses 22:00ClosedNormalClosedNormal
PlatinumCloses 22:00ClosedNormalClosedNormal
Rough RiceNormalClosedNormalClosedNormal
Silver ForwardCloses 22:00ClosedNormalClosedNormal
SoybeanNormalClosedNormalClosedNormal
Soybean MealNormalClosedNormalClosedNormal
Soybean OilNormalClosedNormalClosedNormal
Sugar RawNormalClosedNormalClosedOpens 12:30
Sugar WhiteNormalClosedNormalClosedClosed
US CocoaNormalClosedNormalClosedOpens 12:30
WheatNormalClosedNormalClosedNormal
SharesWednesday 28 MarchThursday 29 March Friday 30 MarchMonday 02 April
AustraliaNormalNormalClosedClosed
AustriaNormalNormalClosedClosed
BelgiumNormalNormalClosedClosed
CanadaNormalNormalClosedNormal
DenmarkNormalClosedClosedClosed
FinlandNormalNormalClosedClosed
FranceNormalNormalClosedClosed
GermanyNormalNormalClosedClosed
The NetherlandsNormalNormalClosedClosed
Hong KongNormalNormalClosedClosed
IrelandNormalNormalClosedClosed
ItalyNormalNormalClosedClosed
New ZealandNormalNormalClosedOpens 23:00
NorwayHalf dayClosedClosedClosed
PolandNormalNormalClosedClosed
PortugalNormalNormalClosedClosed
SingaporeNormalNormalClosedNormal
SpainNormalNormalClosedClosed
SwedenNormalHalf dayClosedClosed
SwitzerlandNormalNormalClosedClosed
UKNormalNormalClosedClosed
US NYSENormalNormalClosedNormal
US NDAQNormalNormalClosedNormal
TreasuriesThursday 29 March Friday 30 March Monday 02 April
Canada Bank 3 MonthCloses 18:30ClosedNormal
Canada Bank 10 YearCloses 18:30ClosedNormal
EuriborNormalClosedClosed
Euro Bobl NormalClosedClosed
Euro BTPNormalClosedClosed
Euro BTP 3 YRNormalClosedClosed
Euro Bund NormalClosedClosed
Euro Buxl NormalClosedClosed
Euro OATNormalClosedClosed
EurodollarClose 22:00ClosedNormal
Euro Schatz NormalClosedClosed
UK Gilt NormalClosedClosed
Japan JGBNormalCloses 07:00Normal
UK Short SterlingNormalClosedClosed
US Fed Funds 30 DayClose 22:00ClosedNormal
US T-BondClose 22:00ClosedNormal
US T-Bond UltraClose 22:00ClosedNormal
US T-Note 10 YRClose 22:00ClosedNormal
US T-Note 2 YRClose 22:00ClosedNormal
US T-Note 5 YRClose 22:00ClosedNormal
Digital 100s / CountdownsWednesday 28 MarchThursday 29 MarchFriday 30 MarchSunday 01 AprilMonday 02 AprilTuesday 03 April
CurrenciesNormalCloses 21:00ClosedClosedNormalNormal
Gold ForwardNormalNormalClosedClosedNormalNormal
Silver ForwardNormalNormalClosedClosedNormalNormal
Crude Oil West TexasNormalNormalClosedClosedNormalNormal
France 40NormalNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
Germany 30NormalNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
Italy 40NormalNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
Spain 35NormalNormalClosedClosedClosedNormal
Sweden 30NormalCloses 11:55ClosedClosedClosedNormal
UK 100NormalCloses 16:35ClosedClosedClosedOpens 8:00
US 30NormalCloses 21:05ClosedClosedNormalNormal
US NDAQ 100NormalCloses 21:05ClosedClosedNormalNormal
US SPX 500NormalCloses 21:05ClosedClosedNormalNormal
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