2020 Easter Forex trading hours


Celebrate or not, there will be an Easter impact on your Forex trading! We share 2020 Easter Forex trading hours and global schedules so that you can schedule ahead.

April 10, 2020, | AtoZ MarketsReady for some Easter eggs?! Well, the market is 100% up for this year’s Easter holidays. Some of the Forex brokers will suspend trading earlier this year. Meanwhile, Bitcoin exchanges will have no impact. Meanwhile, the U.S. and other stock exchanges globally will remain closed. Forex trading signals will remain open during these days as usual.

Forex trading will remain open globally between April  10th (Good Friday) and April 13th (Easter Monday). However, this does not mean business as usual! Easter Forex trading generally brings low volatility with itself, so if you are planning to trade Forex this year during the Easter holidays you should expect a thin line of Liquidity with slippage.

Easter Gold trading hours

Although the Forex market is open during the Easter holidays, Easter Gold trading hours are different. Metals and Gold trading will be closed on Easter Friday. Gold trading will start on Sunday, April 12th.

Energies market will be restricted during the Easter holidays too. If you plan to trade Crude oil during this easter, Crude Oil trading will be closed on Friday and will resume its trading on Sunday.

These are the 2020 Easter Trading Hours. Please check your individual brokers for more detailed timings for the instruments you are trading.

Attention: The date structure is DD/MM for our non-European readers.

Product Close Re-Open
Metals trading
Gold XAU 20:55 Thursday 09/04 22:00 Sunday 12/04
Silver XAG 20:55 Thursday 09/04 22:00 Sunday 12/04
Palladium XPD 20:55 Thursday 09/04 22:00 Sunday 12/04
Platinum XPT 20:55 Thursday 09/04 22:00 Sunday 12/04
Copper CPR 21:00 Thursday 09/04 22:00 Sunday 12/04
Energy trading
WTI Crude OIL 21:00 Thursday 09/04 22:00 Sunday 12/04
Brent Oil BRT 21:00 Thursday 09/04 0:00 Monday 13/04
Heating Oil HEO 21:00 Thursday 09/04 22:00 Sunday 12/04
Gas Oil GAS 21:00 Thursday 09/04 0:00 Monday 13/04
Natural Gas NGS 21:00 Thursday 09/04 22:00 Sunday 12/04
Commodities
Wheat WHT 18:10 Thursday 09/04 0:00 Monday 13/04
Corn CRN 18:10 Thursday 09/04 0:00 Monday 13/04
Soybeans SOY 18:10 Thursday 09/04 0:00 Monday 13/04
Cotton CTN 18:15 Thursday 09/04 1:00 Monday 13/04
Coffee CFE 22:25 Thursday 09/04 11:30 Monday 13/04
Sugar SGR 21:55 Thursday 09/04 11:30 Monday 13/04
Cocoa CCO 22:25 Thursday 09/04 11:30 Monday 13/04

Stock Exchanges Easter trading hours

The Wall Street and other markets globally remain closed on the Easter eve 2019. Also, the European Exchange markets remain closed on Easter Monday as well. Check the trading hours of the Exchanges globally on the table below.

Indices  Close  Re-open
US 500 SPI 20:15 Thursday 09/04 22:00 Sunday 12/04
US 30 DOW 20:15 Thursday 09/04 22:00 Sunday 12/04
US Tech NDQ 20:15 Thursday 09/04 22:00 Sunday 12/04
UK 100 FTS 20:00 Thursday 09/04 7:00 Tuesday 14/04
Germany 30 DAX 20:00 Thursday 09/04 6:00 Tuesday 14/04
EU Stocks 50 ESX 19:55 Thursday 09/04 6:00 Tuesday 14/04
France 40 CAC 20:00 Thursday 09/04 6:00 Tuesday 14/04
Swiss 20 SWI 20:00 Thursday 09/04 6:00 Tuesday 14/04
Australia ASX 14:00 Thursday 09/04 23:50 Monday 13/04
Japan 225 NKI 21:00 Thursday 09/04 22:00 Sunday 12/04
Hong Kong 40 HSX 15:30 Thursday 09/04 1:15 Tuesday 14/04
USD Index USX 20:55 Thursday 09/04 22:00 Sunday 12/04
Fear VXX 20:00 Thursday 09/04 7:00 Monday 13/04

These are general guidelines, to the normal trading hours during the holiday period. Hence, your broker might have slightly different trading hours. Therefore, AtoZ Markets encourages you to contact your broker for more clarity. Inform yourself in regards to the trading times of specific instruments you wish to trade.

Lastly, to all who celebrate or don’t celebrate Easter, AtoZ Markets and all its staff would like to take this opportunity to wish everyone and their families a very Happy Easter .

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