There are changes in the market schedule in September due to the Mid-Autumn Festival in China.
TRADING SCHEDULE CHANGES DUE TO DST
On March 14, the USA moves to summer time. Thus, some instruments’ trading sessions will open and close one hour earlier compared to their regular trading hours. On March 28, Europe and MetaTrader platform will also shift to summer time, and the trading will return to the regular MT time schedule.
From March 14 to March 28, the following instruments will open and close one hour earlier:
- WTI, BRN, XAUUSD, XAGUSD, XTIUSD, XBRUSD, Palladium, Platinum, S&P500, NASDAQ, YM, Nikkei225, AU200, EU50, FR40, US100, US30, US500, XNGUSD, JP225, and US stocks
Also, please note that on March 19 and March 26, all Forex currency pairs will be closed one hour earlier, at 23:00 MT time.
Consider this information when planning your trading sessions!
There are changes in the market schedule in September due to Labor Day in the USA on September 5 and Independence Day in Brazil on September 7.
The market schedule changes in August due to the Summer Bank Holiday in the UK.