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Changes to Trading Hours due to Christmas and New Year 2018

Dear Traders,


Please, note the changes in trading session times on Christmas and New Year 2018.

December 22, 2017 

  • Forex – normal trading hours
  • Metals – normal trading hours
  • Oil – trading ends at 22:00 (GMT+2)
  • Indices:
    • Australia 200  -  trading ends at 07:30 (GMT+2)
    • UK 100 – trading ends at 14:30 (GMT+2)

Other indices will be traded without changes.

December 25, 2017
All markets are closed, no trading will be available all day.

December 26, 2017

  • Forex, Metals. Oil – normal trading hours
  • Indices:
    • Australia 200 trading closed
    • Europe 50 trading closed
    • France 40 trading closed
    • Germany 30 trading closed
    • Germany 30 (Mini) trading closed
    • Spain 35 trading closed

Other indices will be traded without changes.

December 29, 2017

  • Forex, Metals – normal trading hours
  • Oil  - trading ends at 22:00 (GMT+2)
  • Indices:
    • Australia 200 trading ends at  07:30 (GMT+2)
    • UK 100 trading ends at 14:30 (GMT+2)

Other indices –  without changes.

January 1, 2018
All markets are closed. No trading available all day.

January 2, 2018
Normal trading hours for all financial instruments.

Crypto currencies will be traded without changes.

Between December 26, 2017 and January 2, 2018 the leverage for Forex pairs will be decreased by 5 times its original value.
For example, from 1:500 down to 1:100.

On January 2nd the leverage can be increased back to the normal level. STP and Micro account owners can change the leverage via Settings > Profile in My FXOpen area. ECN account owners should contact finance@fxopen.com to have their leverage reverted back to normal. For Crypto accounts leverage will remain the same as usual (1:3).

Please, consider these changes when planning your trading activities during the festive season.

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Posted by December 21st, 2017