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What are IG’s Christmas trading hours?

During the festive period there will be some changes to our normal opening hours. All times listed are in SGT.

Thursday 23 December Normal trading
Friday 24 December

US index futures close at 6am, along with most other out-of hours markets. US shares closed, early close in some equity markets.

Saturday 25 December

FX & Crypto closes at 6am

Sunday 26 December Weekend Trading, including cryptos (16.00 Open)
Monday 27 December UK closed, most other markets regular hours
Tuesday 28 December UK closed, most other markets regular hours
Wednesday 29 December Normal trading
Thursday 30 December Normal trading
Friday 31 December Most European markets closed.
Saturday 1 January

FX & Crypto and out-of-hours markets close at 6am.

Sunday 2 January Weekend Trading, including cryptos (16.00 Open)
Monday 3 January UK closed, most other markets regular hours
Tuesday 4 January Normal trading

The following tables list the opening hours of our most popular markets over the coming month:

  • Indices
  • Shares
  • Commodities
  • Interest rates
Market Friday 24 Dec Monday 27 Dec Tuesday 28 Dec Friday 31 Dec Monday 3 Jan
FTSE® 100

Futures close 8.50pm

Closed

Quoted out-of-hours

Closed
Quoted out-of-hours

Futures close 8.50pm

Quoted out-of-hours 8.50pm-6am Saturday morning

Closed

Wall Street
US 500
US Tech 100
US Russell 2000
FANG index
Closed Normal hours

Normal hours

Normal hours Normal hours
Germany 40

Closed

Normal hours

Normal hours

Closed,quoted out-of-hours until 6am Saturday morning

Normal hours
France 40

Futures close 9.05pm

Normal hours

Normal hours

Futures close 9.05pm, quoted out-of-hours 9.05pm-6am(Saturday morning) Normal hours
EU Stocks 50

Closed

Normal hours

Normal hours

Closed,quoted out-of-hours until 6am Saturday morning Normal hours
Italy 40 Closed Normal hours

Normal hours

Closed,quoted out-of-hours until 6am Saturday morning

Normal hours
Netherlands 25 Futures close 9.05pm Normal hours

Normal hours

Futures close 9.05pm, quoted out-of-hours 9.05pm-6am Saturday morning Normal hours
Spain 35

Closed

Normal hours

Normal hours

Closed,quoted out-of-hours until 6am Saturday morning Normal hours
Sweden 30

Closed

Normal hours

Normal hours

Closed,quoted out-of-hours until 6am Saturday morning

Normal hours
Switzerland Blue Chip

Closed

Normal hours

Normal hours

Closed,quoted out-of-hours until 6am Saturday morning

Normal hours
Japan 225 Futures close 5.15am Saturday morning Normal hours

Normal hours

Normal hours Normal hours
Hong Kong HS50
China H-Shares

Early close 12pm

Closed, quoted out-of-hours

Normal hours

Early close 12pm
Quoted out-of-hours 12pm-6am Saturday morning

Normal hours
Australia 200

Early close 11:10am

Closed, quoted out-of-hours

Closed, quoted out-of-hours

Early close 11.30am

Quoted out-of-hours 11.30-6am Saturday morning

Closed
Singapore Blue Chip

Futures close 5.15am Saturday morning

Normal hours

Normal hours

Normal hours

Normal hours
South Africa 40

Normal hours

Closed,quoted out-of-hours

Normal hours

Normal hours

Normal hours
Volatility Index Closed Normal hours

Normal hours

Normal hours Normal hours

Market Friday 24 Dec Monday 27 Dec Tuesday 28 Dec Friday 31 Dec Monday 3 Jan
US shares

Closed

Open

Open

Open

Open
UK shares Early close at 8.30pm Closed Closed Early close at 8.30pm Closed
French shares Early close at 9.05pm Open Open Early close at 9.05pm Open
German shares Closed Open Open Closed Open
Spanish shares Closed Open Open Closed Open
AU shares Early close at 11.10am Closed Closed Early close at 11.10am Closed
NZ shares Early close at 8am Closed Closed Early close at 8am Closed
HK shares Early close at 12.10pm Closed Open Early close at 11.10am Open
JP shares Open Open Open Closed Closed
SGX shares Early close at 12.16pm Open Open Early close at 12.16pm Open

Market Friday 24 Dec Monday 27 Dec Tuesday 28 Dec Friday 31 Dec Monday 3 Jan
US energies Closed Normal Close Times Normal Close Times Normal Close Times Normal Close Times
UK energies Early close 9pm Normal Close Times (except for Emissions which are closed) Normal Close Times (except for Emissions which are closed) Early close 4am Saturday morning Normal Close Times (except for Emissions which are closed)
US metals Closed Normal Close Times Normal Close Times

Normal Close Times

Normal Close Times
US CBOT Commodities Closed Normal Close Times Normal Close Times Normal Close Times Normal Close Times
US NYBOT commodities Closed Sugar, Coffee, Cocoa opens late at 8.30pm Normal Close Times Normal Close Times Sugar, Coffee, Cocoa opens late at 8.30pm
UK Commodities Closed Closed Normal Close Times Normal Close Times Closed

Market Friday 24 Dec Monday 27 Dec Tuesday 28 Dec Friday 31 Dec Monday 3 Jan
US rates Closed Normal hours Normal hours Normal hours Normal hours
UK rates Early close 8.15pm Closed Closed Early close 8.15pm Closed
European rates Closed Normal hours Normal hours Closed Normal hours

We have tried to make this information as accurate as possible, but it is intended for guidance only and is subject to change.

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