Changes in working hours due to daylight saving summer time

12.03.2021

Dear clients,

Due to transition to summer time in USA on 13 - 14 March, changes in working hours of certain financial instruments and accounting operations are about to be made.

The changes will be effective until 26 March when Europe will switch to summer time. Until then, the time difference between Bulgaria and New York will be 6 hours instead of the standard 7 hours.

We present you the most important changes below:

FX Working hours from 13 - 26 March

  • FX trading will begin at 21:02 GMT on 14 and 21  March (Sunday) and will end at 20:58 on 19 and 26 March (Friday).
  • Cryptocurrency trading will begin 1 hour earlier than the announced time on the website and will close 1 hour earlier than usual.

Working hours for US stocks and indices from 14 March to 26 March

  • Trading of American indices, GER30, FRA40, EUSTX50, UK100 и JPN225 will begin 1 hour earlier than the announced time on the website and will close 1 hour earlier than usual.
  • The daily breaks of S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average and Nasdaq, JPN225 and the European GER30, FRA40, EUSTX50 and UK100 will also close 1 hour earlier than usual.
  • Trading of American stocks will begin at 13:30 and will end at 21:00 GMT.

Working hours of CFD on commodities from 14 March to 26 March

  • Trading of CFD on precious metals, oil and natural gas will begin 1 hour earlier than the announced time on the website and will end 1 hour earlier than usual.
  • The daily break of USOIL, UKOIL and NGAS will also be moved 1 hour earlier than usual.

*The listed trading hours are GMT and can be additionally altered in accordance with the market liquidity. 

 

In case of any questions, please contact us.

BenchMark