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.

ProductCloseRe-Open
Metals trading
GoldXAU20:55Thursday 09/0422:00Sunday 12/04
SilverXAG20:55Thursday 09/0422:00Sunday 12/04
PalladiumXPD20:55Thursday 09/0422:00Sunday 12/04
PlatinumXPT20:55Thursday 09/0422:00Sunday 12/04
CopperCPR21:00Thursday 09/0422:00Sunday 12/04
Energy trading
WTI CrudeOIL21:00Thursday 09/0422:00Sunday 12/04
Brent OilBRT21:00Thursday 09/040:00Monday 13/04
Heating OilHEO21:00Thursday 09/0422:00Sunday 12/04
Gas OilGAS21:00Thursday 09/040:00Monday 13/04
Natural GasNGS21:00Thursday 09/0422:00Sunday 12/04
Commodities
WheatWHT18:10Thursday 09/040:00Monday 13/04
CornCRN18:10Thursday 09/040:00Monday 13/04
SoybeansSOY18:10Thursday 09/040:00Monday 13/04
CottonCTN18:15Thursday 09/041:00Monday 13/04
CoffeeCFE22:25Thursday 09/0411:30Monday 13/04
SugarSGR21:55Thursday 09/0411:30Monday 13/04
CocoaCCO22:25Thursday 09/0411:30Monday 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 500SPI20:15Thursday 09/0422:00Sunday 12/04
US 30DOW20:15Thursday 09/0422:00Sunday 12/04
US TechNDQ20:15Thursday 09/0422:00Sunday 12/04
UK 100FTS20:00Thursday 09/047:00Tuesday 14/04
Germany 30DAX20:00Thursday 09/046:00Tuesday 14/04
EU Stocks 50ESX19:55Thursday 09/046:00Tuesday 14/04
France 40CAC20:00Thursday 09/046:00Tuesday 14/04
Swiss 20SWI20:00Thursday 09/046:00Tuesday 14/04
AustraliaASX14:00Thursday 09/0423:50Monday 13/04
Japan 225NKI21:00Thursday 09/0422:00Sunday 12/04
Hong Kong 40HSX15:30Thursday 09/041:15Tuesday 14/04
USD IndexUSX20:55Thursday 09/0422:00Sunday 12/04
FearVXX20:00Thursday 09/047:00Monday 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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