Market Changes

On Sunday 31st October 2021, Daylight Saving Time (DST) in the UK and Europe will end.  From then on, the opening, closing and trading break timings of some markets will shift 1 hour earlier, GMT.

The following week, on Sunday 7th November 2021, Daylight Savings Time in the US will end.  This means that all US-based markets will return to the trading times operated before Sunday 31st October 2021.

The table below shows the affected markets, the corresponding dates, and their new times.

FX – Rolling Cash

InstrumentTrading Hours before 31st October (BST)Trading Hours from 31st October (GMT)Trading Hours from 7th November (GMT)
AUDCADOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
AUDCHFOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
AUDJPYOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
AUDNZDOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
AUDUSDOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
CADCHFOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
CADJPYOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
CHFJPYOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
EURAUDOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
EURCADOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
EURCHFOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
EURGBPOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
EURJPYOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
EURNZDOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
EURUSDOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
EURZAROpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
GBPAUDOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
GBPCADOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
GBPCHFOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
GBPJPYOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
GBPNZDOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
GBPUSDOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
GBPZAROpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
NZDCADOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
NZDCHFOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
NZDJPYOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
NZDUSDOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
USDCADOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
USDCHFOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
USDJPYOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
USDZAROpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
USDMXNOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
Dollar IndexOpen Monday 01:00 to Friday 22:00Open Monday 00:00 to Friday 21:00Open Monday 01:00 to Friday 22:00
   

Indicies – Rolling Cash and Futures

InstrumentTrading Hours before 31st OctoberTrading Hours from 31st OctoberTrading Hours from 7th November
Australia 200Open Sunday 23.50 to Friday 22.00.Open Sunday 22.50 to Friday 20.00.Open Sunday 22.50 to Friday 21.00.
Daily trading breaks between 06.30 – 07.10 & 21.00 – 23.50Daily trading breaks between 05.30 – 06.10 & 20.00 – 22.50Daily trading breaks between 05.30 – 06.10 & 21.00 – 22.50
Euro Stoxx 50 Monday 07:00 to Friday 21:00Monday 07:00 to Friday 21:00Monday 07:00 to Friday 21:00
France 40Monday 07:00 to Friday 21:00Monday 07:00 to Friday 21:00Monday 07:00 to Friday 21:00
Germany 30Open Sunday 23.00 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.00 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 23.00 to Friday 21.00
Daily trading breaks between 21:15-21:30 &22:00 to 23:00Daily trading breaks between 21:00 to 22:00Daily trading breaks between 21:15-21:30 &22:00 to 23:00
Hong KongOpen Monday 02:15 to Friday 21:00Open Monday 01:15 to Friday 20:00Open Monday 01:15 to Friday 21:00
Daily trading breaks between 05:00 – 06:00 , 09.30 – 10.15Daily trading breaks between 04:00 – 05:00 , 08.30 – 09.15Daily trading breaks between 04:00 – 05:00 , 08.30 – 09.15
Japan 225Open Sunday 23.30 to Friday 21.15.Open Sunday 23.30 to Friday 20.15.Open Sunday 23.30 to Friday 21.15.
Daily trading breaks between 22.00 – 23.00Daily trading breaks between 21.00 – 22.00Daily trading breaks between 22.00 – 23.00
South Africa 40Monday 07:30 to Friday 16:30Monday 06:30 to Friday 15:30Monday 06:30 to Friday 15:30
Spain 35Monday 08:00 to Friday 16:30Monday 07:00 to Friday 21:00Monday 08:00 to Friday 16:30
Switzerland 20Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00
UK100Open Sunday 23.00 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.00 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 23.00 to Friday 21.00
Daily trading breaks between 21:15-21:30 & 22:00 to 23:00Daily trading breaks between 21:00-22:00Daily trading breaks between 21:15-21:30 &22:00 to 23:00
US 500Open Sunday 23:00 to Friday 21:15.Open Sunday 22:00 to Friday 20:15.Open Sunday 23:00 to Friday 21:15.
Daily trading breaks between 21:15 – 21:30 & 22:00 – 23:00Daily trading breaks between 20:15 – 20:30 & 21:00 – 22:00Daily trading breaks between 21:15 – 21:30 & 22:00 – 23:00
US Tech 100Open Sunday 23:00 to Friday 21:15.Open Sunday 22:00 to Friday 20:15.Open Sunday 23:00 to Friday 21:15.
Daily trading breaks between 21:15 – 21.30 & 22:00 – 23:00Daily trading breaks between 20:15 – 20.30 & 21:00 – 22:00Daily trading breaks between 21:15 – 21.30 & 22:00 – 23:00
US 2000Open Sunday 23:00 to Friday 21:15.Open Sunday 22:00 to Friday 20:15.Open Sunday 23:00 to Friday 21:15.
Daily trading breaks between 21:15 – 21.30 & 22:00 – 23:00Daily trading breaks between 20:15 – 20.30 & 21:00 – 22:00Daily trading breaks between 21:15 – 21.30 & 22:00 – 23:00
Wall Street 30Open Sunday 23:00 to Friday 21:15.Open Sunday 22:00 to Friday 20:15.Open Sunday 23:00 to Friday 21:15.
Daily trading breaks between 21:15 – 21:30 & 22:00 -23:00Daily trading breaks between 20:15 – 20:30 & 21:00 -22:00Daily trading breaks between 21:15 – 21:30 & 22:00 -23:00

Indicies – Futures Differential

InstrumentTrading Hours before 31st OctoberTrading Hours from 31st OctoberTrading Hours from 7th November
Germany 30 / Euro Stoxx 50Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00
Germany 30 / UK 100Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00
Germany 30 / France 40Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00
UK 100 / Euro Stoxx 50Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00
Wall Street 30 / Germany 30Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 20.00Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00
Wall Street 30 / UK 100Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 20.00Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00

Equities – Cash Markets

InstrumentTrading Hours before 31st OctoberTrading Hours from 31st OctoberTrading Hours from 7th November
UK EquitiesOpen Monday 08.00 to Friday 16.30Open Monday 08.00 to Friday 16.30Open Monday 08.00 to Friday 16.30
EU EquitiesOpen Monday 08.00 to Friday 16.30Open Monday 08.00 to Friday 16.30Open Monday 08.00 to Friday 16.30
US EquitiesOpen Monday 14.30 to Friday 21.00Open Monday 13.30 to Friday 20.00Open Monday 14.30 to Friday 21.00
Australian EquitiesOpen Monday 00:00 to Friday 06:00Open Sunday 23:00 to Friday 05:00Open Sunday 23:00 to Friday 05:00
South African EquitiesOpen Monday 08.00 to Friday 15:50Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 14:50Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 14:50

Energy – Futures Markets

InstrumentTrading Hours before 31st OctoberTrading Hours from 31st OctoberTrading Hours from 7th November
Brent CrudeOpen Monday 01.00 to Friday 21.45.Open Monday 00.00 to Friday 20.45.Open Monday 01.00 to Friday 21.45.
Daily trading breaks between 22.00 – 01.00Daily trading breaks between 21.00 – 00.00Daily trading breaks between 22.00 – 01.00
US Light CrudeOpen Sunday 23.00 to Friday 21.45.Open Sunday 22.00 to Friday 20.45.Open Sunday 23.00 to Friday 21.45.
Daily trading breaks between 22.00 to 23.00Daily trading breaks between 21.00 to 22.00Daily trading breaks between 22.00 to 23.00

Metals – Rolling Cash

InstrumentTrading Hours before 31st OctoberTrading Hours from 31st OctoberTrading Hours from 7th November
GoldOpen Sunday 23.00 to Friday 22.00.Open Sunday 22.00 to Friday 21.00.Open Sunday 23.00 to Friday 22.00.
Daily trading breaks between 22.00 to 23.00Daily trading breaks between 21.00 to 22.00Daily trading breaks between 22.00 to 23.00
SilverOpen Sunday 23.00 to Friday 22.00.Open Sunday 22.00 to Friday 21.00.Open Sunday 23.00 to Friday 22.00.
Daily trading breaks between 22.00 to 23.00Daily trading breaks between 21.00 to 22.00Daily trading breaks between 22.00 to 23.00
AluminiumOpen Monday 01.00 to Friday 18.00Open Monday 00.00 to Friday 17.00Open Monday 01.00 to Friday 18.00
CopperOpen Monday 01.00 to Friday 18.00Open Monday 00.00 to Friday 17.00Open Monday 01.00 to Friday 18.00
LeadOpen Monday 01.00 to Friday 18.00Open Monday 00.00 to Friday 17.00Open Monday 01.00 to Friday 18.00
NickelOpen Monday 01.00 to Friday 18.00Open Monday 00.00 to Friday 17.00Open Monday 01.00 to Friday 18.00
ZincOpen Monday 01.00 to Friday 18.00Open Monday 00.00 to Friday 17.00Open Monday 01.00 to Friday 18.00
Gold / silver Rolling Spot DifferentialOpen Sunday 23.00 to Friday 22.00.Open Sunday 22.00 to Friday 21.00.Open Sunday 23.00 to Friday 22.00.
Daily trading breaks between 22.00 to 23.00Daily trading breaks between 21.00 to 22.00Daily trading breaks between 22.00 to 23.00

Bonds – Futures Markets

InstrumentTrading Hours before 31st OctoberTrading Hours from 31st OctoberTrading Hours from 7th November
BOBLOpen Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00
BundOpen Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00Open Monday 07.00 to Friday 21.00
UK Long GiltOpen Monday 08.00 to Friday 18.00Open Monday 08.00 to Friday 18.00Open Monday 08.00 to Friday 18.00

CryptoCurrencies

InstrumentTrading Hours before 31st OctoberTrading Hours from 31st OctoberTrading Hours from 7th November
BitcoinOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
EtherOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
RippleOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05
All other cryptosOpen Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00Open Sunday 21.05 to Friday 21.00Open Sunday 22.05 to Friday 22.00
Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05Daily trading breaks between 21:00 – 21:05Daily trading breaks between 22:00 – 22:05