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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 shown in SGT time):

Thursday 23 December Normal trading hours. US closes at 06:00 the next day, along with most other out-of-hours markets. FTSE will open at 09:00 Friday.
Friday 24 December US closed. Half day in some European markets. FX and Cryptocurrencies closes at 06:00 the next day.
Saturday 25 December All markets closed including Cryptocurrencies.
Sunday 26 December Cryptocurrencies opens at 16:00.
Monday 27 December UK closed. Regular hours for most other markets.
Tuesday 28 December UK closed. Regular hours for most other markets.
Wednesday 29 December Normal trading hours.
Thursday 30 December Normal trading hours.
Friday 31 December Most European markets closed. FX, Cryptocurrencies and out-of-hours markets close at 06:00 the next day.
Saturday 1 January All Markets closed including Cryptocurrencies.
Sunday 2 January Cryptocurrencies opens at 16:00.
Monday 3 January UK closed. Regular hours for most other markets.
Tuesday 4 January Normal trading hours.

The following tables list the opening hours of our most popular markets over the coming month (all shown in SGT time) :

  • Indices
  • Shares
  • Commodities
Market Friday 24 Dec Monday 27 Dec Tuesday 28 Dec Friday 31 Dec Monday 3 Jan
FTSE® 100 Futures close 20:30 Closed
Quoted out-of-hours
Closed
Quoted out-of-hours
Futures close 20:30
Quoted out-of-hours 20:30 - 06:00 next day
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 from 06:00 next day
Normal hours
France 40 Futures close 21:05 Normal hours Normal hours Futures close 21:05
Quoted out-of-hours from 21:05 - 06:00 next day
Normal hours
EU Stocks 50 Closed Normal hours Normal hours Closed
Quoted out-of-hours until 06:00 next day
Normal hours
Netherlands 25 Futures close 21:05 Normal hours Normal hours Futures close 21:05
Quoted out-of-hours from 21:05 - 06:00 next day
Normal hours
Spain 35 Closed Normal hours Normal hours Closed
Quoted out-of-hours until 06:00 next day
Normal hours
Sweden 30 Closed Normal hours Normal hours Closed
Quoted out-of-hours until 06:00 next day
Normal hours
Switzerland Blue Chip Closed Normal hours Normal hours Closed
Quoted out-of-hours until 06:00 next day
Normal hours
Japan 225 Futures close 05:15 next day Normal hours Normal hours Normal hours Normal hours
Hong Kong HS50
China H-Shares
Early close 12:00 Closed
Quoted out-of-hours
Normal hours Early close 12:00
Quoted out-of-hours 12:00 - 06:00 next day
Normal hours
Australia 200 Early close 11:10 Closed
Quoted out-of-hours
Closed,
quoted out-of-hours
Early close 11:10
Quoted out-of-hours 11:30 - 06:00 next day
Closed
Singapore Blue Chip Futures close 05:15 next day 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 20:30 Closed Closed Early close at 20:30 Closed
German shares Closed Open Open Closed Open
French shares Early close at 21:05 Open Open Early close at 21:05 Open
Spanish shares Closed Open Open Closed 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 at 21:00 Normal Close Times Normal Close Times Early close at 04:00 next day Normal Close Times
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 20:30 Normal Close Times Normal Close Times Sugar, Coffee, Cocoa opens late at 20.30
UK Commodities Closed Closed Normal Close Times Normal Close Times Closed

We have tried to make this information as accurate as possible, but it is intended for guidance only and is subject to change. Please contact our Helpdesk on +65 6390 5118 for the latest information.

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