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2020 February 17

2020 February 17 – US President’s Day Trading Hours February 17, 2020

Below you can find US President’s Day trading hours.

Please make sure that you are aware of the changes and closures so that they do not affect your trading.

US President’s Day
Instrument Monday, February 17 Tuesday, February 18
OIL 01:00 – 20:00 (Early Close) Regular
NGAS 01:00 – 20:00 (Early Close) Regular
GOLD 01:00 – 20:00 (Early Close) Regular
SILVER 01:00 – 20:00 (Early Close) Regular
PLATINUM 01:00 – 20:00 (Early Close) Regular
PALLADIUM 01:00 – 20:00 (Early Close) Regular
COPPER 01:00 – 20:00 (Early Close) Regular
US30 01:00 – 20:00 (Early Close) Regular
NAS100 01:00 – 20:00 (Early Close) Regular
US500 01:00 – 20:00 (Early Close) Regular
JPN225 01:00 – 20:00 (Early Close) Regular
US2000 01:00 – 20:00 (Early Close) Regular
VIX 01:00 – 18:30 (Early Close) Regular
USDX 01:00 – 20:00 (Early Close) Regular
COFFEE Closed Regular
SUGAR Closed Regular
CORN Closed Regular
WHEAT Closed Regular
COTTON Closed Regular
SBEAN Closed Regular
COCOA Closed Regular
US Stocks Closed Regular

Visit our Holidays page to be fully updated with all changes- http://www.fxoro.com/about/trading-info/

The above schedule may be subject to change. The times mentioned above are in GMT+2 time.

reserves the right to enable “Close Only” or even disable trading on instruments with low liquidity without prior notice, if deemed necessary.

2020 January 14

2020 January 14 – Martin Luther King Day Trading Hours January 20th 2020

Below you can find Martin Luther King Day trading hours.

Please make sure that you are aware of the changes and closures so that they do not affect your trading.

Martin Luther King Day
Instrument Monday, January 20
OIL Early close at 19:59
NGAS Early close at 19:59
GOLD Early close at 19:59
SILVER Early close at 19:59
PLATINUM Early close at 19:59
COPPER Early close at 19:59
US30 Early close at 19:59
NAS100 Early close at 19:59
US500 Early close at 19:59
JPN225 Early close at 19:59
US2000 Early close at 19:59
USDX Early close at 19:59
COFFEE Closed
SUGAR Closed
US Stocks Closed

Visit our Holidays page to be fully updated with all changes- http://www.fxoro.com/about/trading-info/ The above schedule may be subject to change. The times mentioned above are in GMT+2 time.

reserves the right to enable “Close Only” or even disable trading on instruments with low liquidity without prior notice, if deemed necessary.

2019 December 19

2019 December 19 – Trading Hour Schedule for Christmas & New Year Holiday

Financial markets will be closed on Wednesday December 25, 2019, and Wednesday, January 1, 2020 and all trading instruments available on our platforms will be closed for trading during these days.

Please make sure that you are aware of the changes and closures so that they do not affect your trading.

You can find more information on the trading times of all instruments during the upcoming holiday period in the table below:

Instrument Christmas New Year
Tuesday, Dec 24 Wednesday, Dec 25 Thursday, Dec 26 Tuesday, Dec 31 Wednesday, Jan 1 Thursday, Jan 2
FOREX 00:00-21:00 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00 Early close 21:00 Closed Late open 06:00
OIL 01:00-20:45 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00 Early close 21:00 Closed Late open 06:00
BRENT 03:00-20:45 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00 03:00-21:00 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00
NGAS 01:00-20:45 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00 Early close 21:00 Closed Late open 06:00
GOLD 01:00-20:45 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00 Early close 21:00 Closed Late open 06:00
SILVER 01:00-20:45 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00 Early close 21:00 Closed Late open 06:00
PLATINUM 01:00-20:45 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00 Early close 21:00 Closed Late open 06:00
COPPER 01:00-20:45 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00 Early close 21:00 Closed Late open 06:00
US500 01:00-20:15 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00 Early close 21:00 Closed Late open 06:00
NAS100 01:00-20:15 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00 Early close 21:00 Closed Late open 06:00
US2000 01:00-20:15 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00 Early close 21:00 Closed Late open 06:00
USDX 03:00-20:15 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00 Early close 21:00 Closed Late open 06:00
US30 01:00-20:15 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00 Early close 21:00 Closed Late open 06:00
JPN225 01:00-20:15 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00 Early close 21:00 Closed Late open 06:00
EUR50 Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Late open 06:00
GER30 Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Late open 06:00
IT40 Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Late open 06:00
SWI20 Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Late open 06:00
FRA40 09:00-15:00 (early close) Closed Closed 09:00-15:00 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00
UK100 03:00-14:50 (early close) Closed Closed 03:00-14:50 Closed Late open 06:00
AUS200 00:50-05:30 (early close) Closed Closed 00:50-05:30 (early close) Closed Closed
SPA35 10:00-15:00 (early close) Closed Closed 10:00-15:00 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00
US SHARES 16:30-20:00 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00 Early close 21:00 Closed Late open 06:00
EUROPEAN SHARES Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed Late open 06:00
COFFEE 11:15-20:00 (early close) Closed 15:00-20:30 (late open) Regular Closed Late open 06:00
SUGAR Regular Closed 15:00-20:00 (late open) Regular Closed Late open 06:00
Cryptos 00:00 – 21:00 (early close) Closed Late open 06:00 Early close 21:00 Closed Late open 06:00

Visit our Holidays page to be fully updated with all changes- http://www.fxoro.com/about/trading-info/

The above schedule may be subject to change.

All other financial instruments will not be affected by the holiday, however, there may be times of low liquidity and wider spreads during the holiday.

reserves the right to enable “Close Only” or even disable trading on instruments with low liquidity without prior notice, if deemed necessary.

2019 November 28

2019 November 28 – Thanksgiving Day 2019

Please note that in observance of the upcoming Thanksgiving Day in USA, trading hours of various instruments will be affected on 28/11/19 – 29/11/19.

Please make sure that you are aware of the changes and closures so that they do not affect your trading.

Instruments 28.11.19 Thursday 29.11.19 Friday
OIL 01:00-20:00 (early close) 01:00-20:45 (early close)
NGAS 01:00-20:00 (early close) 01:00-20:45 (early close)
BRENT 03:00-20:30 (early close) 03:00-21:00 (early close)
GOLD 01:00-20:00 (early close) 01:00-20:45 (early close)
SILVER 01:00-20:00 (early close) 01:00-20:45 (early close)
PLATINUM 01:00-20:00 (early close) 01:00-20:45 (early close)
COPPER 01:00-20:00 (early close) 01:00-20:45 (early close)
US30 01:00-20:00 (early close) 01:00-20:15 (early close)
NAS100 01:00-20:00 (early close) 01:00-20:15 (early close)
US500 01:00-20:00 (early close) 01:00-20:15 (early close)
JPN225 01:00-20:00 (early close) 01:00-20:15 (early close)
US2000 01:00-20:00 (early close) 01:00-20:15 (early close)
USDX 03:00-20:00 (early close) 03:00-20:15 (early close)
COFFEE Closed Regular
SUGAR Closed Regular
US Stocks Closed 16:30-20:00 (early close)

Visit our Holidays page to be fully updated with all changes- http://www.fxoro.com/about/trading-info/

The above schedule may be subject to change.

All other financial instruments will not be affected by the holiday, however, there may be times of low liquidity and wider spreads during the holiday.

reserves the right to enable “Close Only” or even disable trading on instruments with low liquidity without prior notice, if deemed necessary.

2019 October 21

2019 October 21 – End of Daylight Saving Time

Dear Client,

We would like to inform you that due to the end of Daylight Saving Time taking place on October 27th in Europe and November 3rd in the US, trading schedule will be changed in order to accommodate for the time difference.

Please note the below in order to view the trading times of the instruments affected between 27/10/2019 – 03/11/2019.

Meta Trader server time (GMT+2):

End of Daylight Saving Time 2019
Instruments Europe DST Time 27.10-02.11.2019 US DST Time From 03.11.2019
Forex Pairs Sun-Fri 23:05-22:59 Mon-Fri 00:05-22:59
OIL Mon-Fri 00:00-22:59 Mon-Thu 01:00-23.59, Fri 01:00-22:59
NGAS Mon-Fri 00:00-22:59 Mon-Thu 01:00-23.59, Fri 01:00-22:59
GOLD Mon-Fri 00:00-22:59 Mon-Thu 01:00-23.59, Fri 01:00-22:59
SILVER Mon-Fri 00:00-22:59 Mon-Thu 01:00-23.59, Fri 01:00-22:59
COPPER Mon-Fri 00:00-22:59 Mon-Thu 01:00-23.59, Fri 01:00-22:59
PLATINUM Mon-Fri 00:00-22:59 Mon-Thu 01:00-23.59, Fri 01:00-22:59
US500 Mon-Fri 00:00-22:15; 22:30-22:59 Mon-Thu 01:00-23:15, 23:30-23:59, Fri 01:00-22:59
NAS100 Mon-Fri 00:00-22:15; 22:30-22:59 Mon-Thu 01:00-23:15, 23:30-23:59, Fri 01:00-22:59
US300 Mon-Fri 00:00-22:15; 22:30-22:59 Mon-Thu 01:00-23:15, 23:30-23:59, Fri 01:00-22:59
US2000 Mon-Fri 00:00-22:15; 22:30-22:59 Mon-Thu 01:00-23:15, 23:30-23:59, Fri 01:00-22:59
BRENT Mon -Thu 02:00- 23:59, Fri 02:00-22:59 Mon-Thu 03:00-01:00 Friday 03:00-22:59
USDX Mon-Fri 02:00-22:59 Mon-Thu 03:00-23:59 Fri 03:00-22:59
COFFEE Mon-Fri 11:15-19:29 Mon-Fri 11:15-20:29
SUGAR Mon-Fri 10:30-18:59 Mon-Fri 10:30-19:59
AUS200 Mon-Fri 00:50-7:30; 08:10-21:59 Mon-Fri 01:50-08:30, 09:10-22:59
JPN225 Mon-Fri 01:00-22:15 Mon-Fri 01:00-22:15
Equities US Mon-Fri 15:30-21:59 Mon-Fri 16:30-22:59

Please make sure that you have taken the hour changes into account so that it does not affect your trading.

The indicated trading hours are subject to change by the respective exchanges or liquidity providers.

Visit our Terms and Conditions page to be fully updated with all changes – http://www.fxoro.com/trading-info/.

2019 September 22

2019 September 22 – Volatility due to the oil attack facilities

Due to the latest news in the Middle East regarding the attacks on the oil facilities, the market can be highly volatile. In this case, the Company would like to inform you that the applied spreads for all fix accounts on Oil, Brent futures and other instruments will be updated to floating until the market volatility will allow to bring them back to normal.

2019 April 15

2019 April 15 – Changes in Terms & Conditions

Following recent developments and enhancements to the Company’s services we would like to notify you that some changes have been made to ’s website, policies, procedures and terms and conditions. Please take some time and review our Terms and Conditions and Deposit/Withdrawals section in our website. For any enquires please do not hesitate to contact our customer support team.

2019 March 28

2019 March 28 – Turkish Local Elections

Local elections will be held in Turkey on 31ST March 2019.

As a result the following restrictions will be applied from 28/03/2019 at 17:00 GMT+3:

  • TRY Forex pairs will be amended to “close only” mode between 17:00 till 9:00 am.
  • Swap values will be increased.

makes all possible efforts to keep spreads at a minimum, even though wider spreads are to be expected.

In case of extreme volatility and illiquidity, reserves the right to refuse the opening of new positions, enabling ‘Close Only’ functionality and make additional changes to the trading conditions prior to and after the Turkish Elections.

Please make sure to continuously monitor any open positions that might be affected and ensure you have sufficient funds in your account to support them.

Visit our Terms and Conditions page to be fully updated with all changes – http://www.fxoro.com/trading-info/.

2018 October 18

2018 October 18 – Deposit & Withdrawal Fees Update

Dear valued client, With this notification we would like to inform you that the Company updated its commission and charges regarding the withdrawals. More information can be found on the following http://www.fxoro.com/trading-info/.

For any enquires please do not hesitate to contact our customer support team.

2018 May 24

2018 May 24 – General Data Protection Regulation – Announcement

With effect from 25th May 2018, we are taking advantage of the forthcoming introduction of a new European data protection law, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), to provide you with more details on how we collect and use your personal information. As a result, we published a new Privacy and Security Policy to make it easier for you to find out how we collect, use and protect your information. Please refer to our new Private and Security Policy in order to be informed for the new requirements that GDPR applies.