Out-of-hours trading

Opportunity can arise at any time. Trade 70 key US stocks in the pre- and post-market, and get 24/7 prices on GBP/USD, global indices and cryptocurrencies.1

Call +41 (0) 58 810 77 42 to talk about opening a trading account. We’re here from Monday to Friday from 9am to 6pm.

Contact us: +41 (0) 58 810 77 42

Call +41 (0) 58 810 77 42 to talk about opening a trading account. We’re here from Monday to Friday from 9am to 6pm.

Contact us: +41 (0) 58 810 77 42

Benefits of out-of-hours trading

Unique out of hours opportunities with IG Bank

Go long or short during pre- and post-market sessions on top US stocks

Trade with IG Bank when others can't

Get unrivalled 24/7 access to GBP/USD, indices and cryptocurrencies

Reduce risk by hedging out of hours

Hedge your weekday positions by taking a weekend one on the same market

When can you trade out of hours?

Trade with us even when markets are closed.

  • Shares
  • Indices
  • Forex
  • Cryptos

Shares

Take a position on over 70 key US stocks outside of normal trading hours.

  • CFDs on All Session US shares
    10am to 2am Monday to Thursday, and 10am to 11pm Friday (Swiss time).

Indices

Harness index volatility from 12am on Sunday until 11pm on Friday (Swiss time). On weekends, deal on FTSE 100, Wall Street, Germany 30 and HS50 from 9am Saturday to 11.40pm Sunday (Swiss time) – you won’t find these hours anywhere else in Switzerland.

Forex

Take a position on over 80 major, minor and exotic FX pairs from 10pm on Sunday to 11pm on Friday night (Swiss time). Our exclusive GBP/USD market is available from 9am Saturday to 9.40pm Sunday (Swiss time).

Cryptos

Trade eight popular coins and our Crypto 10 index around the clock, from 9am Saturday until 11pm Friday (Swiss time).

Why trade out of hours with IG Bank?

More out of hours opportunities

Trade out of hours on more markets with us than any other provider, including shares, indices, forex and cryptocurrencies

24/7 trading opportunities

React to breaking news, macroeconomic announcements and earnings reports with our 24-hour global indices1

After hours markets you won't find anywhere else

Deal on weekend markets you won’t find anywhere else, including GBP/USD, FTSE 100, Wall Street, Germany 30 and HS50

We're a trusted after hours provider

Founded in 1974 and regulated by the FINMA in Switzerland, we’re the world’s No.1 choice for CFD trading2

Choose how you want to trade out of hours

With IG Bank you can trade with CFDs offering direct market access (DMA)

Out of hours risk management tools

Our range of stop and limit orders put you in control of your risk

Trade longer hours with IG

Take a look at our weekly trading hours across selected markets, and see how they compare to our competitors.

  • Indices
  • Shares
  • Forex
  • Cryptocurrencies

IG Bank offers more FTSE 100 trading hours than anyone else

Data is based on analysis of the indices, CFD shares, forex and cryptocurrency offering from prominent Swiss competitor websites and is correct to the best of our ability as of 18 May 2020. Some trading hours have been rounded up or down to the nearest hour. Table for comparative purposes only. Data is subject to change.

Open an account now for total market access

Open an account now for total market access

Fast execution on a huge range of markets

Enjoy flexible access to more than 17 000 global markets, with reliable execution

Deal seamlessly, wherever you are

Trade on the move with our natively designed, award-winning trading app

Feel secure with a trusted provider

With 45 years of experience, we’re proud to offer a truly market-leading service

Open an account now for total market access

Open an account now for total market access

Fast execution on a huge range of markets

Enjoy flexible access to more than 17 000 global markets, with reliable execution

Deal seamlessly, wherever you are

Trade on the move with our natively designed, award-winning trading app

Feel secure with a trusted provider

With 45 years of experience, we’re proud to offer a truly market-leading service

Start trading now

Log in to your account now to access today’s opportunity in a huge range of markets.

Start trading now

Log in to your account now to access today’s opportunity in a huge range of markets.

What is out-of-hours trading and how do I start?

Out-of-hours trading refers to any trading that takes place outside of regular underlying market hours. Different opportunities present themselves out of hours, and we can give you access to them. In fact, you can trade out of hours on more markets with us than any other provider, including shares, indices, forex and cryptocurrencies.

  1. Decide which markets you want to trade
  2. Find out if they are available out of hours
  3. Learn more about out-of-hours trading
  4. Create a trading account
  5. Open, monitor and close your first position

Ways to trade out of hours

Unlike many providers, IG Bank offers out-of-hours dealing across both our leveraged and non-leveraged services.

CFD trading

Trade on the difference between the opening and closing price of a market. Losses can be offset against profits for tax purposes.3

DMA

Trade shares with no dealer intervention, full market depth and access to dark liquidity. Simply enable DMA on your share dealing or CFD account.

Choose IG Bank as your out-of-hours trading provider

It’s free to open an account, and you don’t have to fund or trade until you’re ready.

Choose IG Bank as your out-of-hours trading provider

It’s free to open an account, and you don’t have to fund or trade until you’re ready.

Choose IG Bank as your out-of-hours trading provider

It’s free to open an account, and you don’t have to fund or trade until you’re ready.

Choose IG Bank as your out-of-hours trading provider

It’s free to open an account, and you don’t have to fund or trade until you’re ready.

Choose IG Bank as your out-of-hours trading provider

It’s free to open an account, and you don’t have to fund or trade until you’re ready.

Choose IG Bank as your out-of-hours trading provider

It’s free to open an account, and you don’t have to fund or trade until you’re ready.

Out-of-hours FAQs

With us you can trade shares, indices, forex and cryptocurrencies out of hours.

Out-of-hours trading refers to any trading that occurs outside of regular underlying market hours. To see a list of our out-of-hours markets, click here.

We base our price on underlying market conditions such as volatility, as well as client activity and news flow.

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1 Trading is available around the clock, apart from 11pm Friday to 5am Saturday and 20 minutes just before markets open on Sunday.
2 Based on revenue excluding FX (published financial statements, June 2020).
3 Tax laws are subject to change and depend on individual circumstances. Tax law may differ in a jurisdiction other than Switzerland.