Market Holidays

Calendar of holidays and official days-off of the world financial markets.

Market Holidays

Caution: Spreads can be significantly wider during holiday periods.

Upcoming Changes to Trading Hours
19 November 2021

Dear Valued Client,

Please be advised that the trading hours and market session times of the following instruments will be affected by the upcoming US Thanksgiving on the 25th and 26th November 2021.

Please refer to the table below outlining the affected instruments:


Instrument 2021.11.25
US Thanksgiving
2021.11.26
The Day after US Thanksgiving
Metals XAUUSD *Early Close at 19:45 *Early Close at 20:30
XAUEUR *Early Close at 19:45 *Early Close at 20:30
XAGUSD *Early Close at 19:45 *Early Close at 20:30
Indices DJ30 *Early Close at 20:00 *Early Close at 20:15
SP500 *Early Close at 20:00 *Early Close at 20:15
NAS100 *Early Close at 20:00 *Early Close at 20:15
Nikkie225 *Early Close at 20:00 *Early Close at 20:15
USDX *Early Close at 20:00 *Early Close at 20:15
VIX *Early Close at 18:30 *Early Close at 20:30
Commodities NG *Early Close at 19:45 *Early Close at 20:30
GAS *Early Close at 20:00 *Early Close at 20:45
Copper *Early Close at 20:00 *Early Close at 20:45
Cotton Closed 15:00-20:30
OJ Closed *Early Close at 20:30
Cocoa Closed Normal
Coffee Closed Normal
Sugar Closed Normal
Cl-Oil *Early Close at 20:00 *Early Close at 20:45
UKOUSD *Early Close at 19:45 *Early Close at 20:30
USOUSO *Early Close at 19:45 *Early Close at 20:30
Share CFDs US Shares Closed *Early Close at 20:00

*All hours are provided in GMT+2 (Server Time in MT4/MT5.)

Please note that in the event of reduced liquidity in the market, spreads might significantly increase from their normal average level.

If you have any questions or require any assistance, please contact our support team via Live Chat, email: [email protected], or phone +248 4671 948.

Trading Schedule Changes for End of US Daylight Saving
2 November 2021

Dear Valued Client,

Please note that in observance of the upcoming end of US Daylight Saving Time on November 7th 2021, MT4/MT5 system time zone will be switched from GMT+3 to GMT+2, there will be changes to Pacific Union’s trading schedule starting from November 8th 2021.

Except from the server time changes in MT4/MT5 system, kindly refer to the table below for the schedule of all the instruments that are subject to changes:


Instrument OLD Trading Hours
(GMT+3)
NEW Trading Hours
starting from 11.08
(GMT+2)
Indices ES35 10:00-22:00 09:00-21:00
FRA40 10:00-24:00 09:00-23:00
SPI200 01:50-08:30;
09:10-23:00
02:50-09:30;
10:10-24:00
Commodities COCOA-C 12:45-21:30 11:45-20:30
COFFEE-C 12:15-21:30 11:15-20:30
SUGAR-C 11:30-21:00 10:30-20:00

*All hours are provided in MT4/MT5 Server Time.

Please note the above data are subject to changes. Please refer to MT4/MT5 for details.

If you use an EA/Indicator that requires trading hours to be manually entered, please ensure that you make the necessary adjustments to reflect this change.

If you have any questions or require any assistance, please contact our support team via Live Chat, email: [email protected], or phone +248 4671 948.

Trading Hour Schedule Changes for UK/EU Daylight Saving
25 October 2021

Dear Valued Client,

Please note that in observance of the upcoming end of Daylight Saving Time in UK/EU from 31st October 2021, there will be changes to Pacific Union’s trading schedule from 1st November 2021.

Kindly refer to the table below outlining the affected instruments:


Instrument OLD Trading Hours NEW Trading Hours
Indices ES35 09:00-21:00 10:00-21:00
Commodities COCOA-C 11:45-20:30 12:45-21:30
COFFEE-C 11:15-20:30 12:15-21:30
SUGAR-C 10:30-20:00 11:30-21:00

*All hours are provided in GMT+3 (Server Time in MT4/MT5.)

Please note the above data are subject to changes. Please refer to MT4/MT5 for details.

If you use an EA/Indicator that requires trading hours to be manually entered, please ensure that you make the necessary adjustments to reflect this change.

If you have any questions or require any assistance, please contact our support team via Live Chat, email: [email protected], or phone +248 4671 948.

Trading Hour Schedule Changes for AU Daylight Saving
29 September 2021

Dear Valued Client,

Please note that in observance of the upcoming end of Daylight Saving Time in Australia from 3rd October 2020, there will be changes to Pacific Union’s trading schedule from 4th October 2021.

Kindly refer to the table below for adjustment:


Instrument OLD Trading Hours NEW Trading Hours
Indices SPI200 Monday-Friday:
02:50-09:30, 10:10-24:00
Monday-Friday:
01:50-08:30, 09:10-23:00

*All hours are provided in GMT+3 (Server Time in MT4/MT5.)

Please note the above data are subject to changes. Please refer to MT4/MT5 for details.

If you use an EA/Indicator that requires trading hours to be manually entered, please ensure that you make the necessary adjustments to reflect this change.

If you have any questions or require any assistance, please contact our support team via Live Chat, email: [email protected], or phone +248 4671 948.

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