you see currently open markets as orange sectors
Market 24h Clock shows market hours of 19 stock markets.
The main purpose of the Market 24h Clock is to show the most influential hours when the price movements are the strongest.
That is why we choose only those stock exchanges that directly influence and drive currency movements and, similarly, trading sessions and trading hours shown by the Market 24h Clock are those that have the most effect on the forex market.
For example, floor trading on FWB Frankfurt is open till 07:00 am (8pm Frankfurt Time), but Market 24h Clock shows Frankfurt close at 04:30 pm (05:30pm Frankfurt Time) as it corresponds to Xetra closing and the end of the European Trading session. see the full list of trading hours for each stock exchange for further reference.
Market 24h Clock shows five major Forex Sessions
as five large groups of stock Markets:
(New Zealand Stock Exchange NZX,
Australia Stock Exchange ASX)
Asian Sesion with two major Middle East Markets
(Tokyo Stock Exchange JPX,
Singapore Exchange SGX,
Hong Kong Stock Exchange HKEx,
Shanghai Stock Exchange SSE,
India National Stock Exchange NSE)
Middle Eastern Sesion:
(Dubai Financial Market DFM,
Saudi Stock Exchange TADAWUL)
European Session together with Johannesburg Stock Exchange JSE
(Moscow Exchange MOEX,
London Stock Exchange LSE (= Euronext Hours),
Swiss Stock Exchange SIX,
Frankfurt Stock Exchange FWB)
American Session together with B3 Brazilian Stock Exchange BOVESPA
(New York Stock Exchange NYSE,
NASDAQ Stock Exchange,
Toronto Stock Exchange TSX,
NYSE Chicago (ex. Chicago Stock Exchange CHX)
Learn more about the Forex sessions displayed by the Market 24h Clock
you see which markets are currently closed
Market 24h clock shows Stock Exchanges and Markets closed also on market holidays and public holidays, as well as on weekends.
for Asian Markets
Market 24h Clock also shows lunch breaks for all markets that have midday breaks. Those hours are crucial for traders, as trading
volume changes when Asian markets close for lunch.
JPX Tokyo 02:30 am - 03:30 am (11:30 am - 12:30 pm Tokyo time)
SGX Singapore 04:00 am - 04:58 pm (12:00 - 12:58 Singapore time)
HKEx Hong Kong 04:00 am - 05:00 am (12:00 - 13:00 Hong Kong time)
SSE Shanghai 03:30 am - 05:00 am (11:30 - 13:00 Shanghai time)
18 Strategically Important Moments of the Trading Day for a forex trader.
Market Activity Sectors
highlighted peak market activity hours when strong price movements take place.
These particular sectors show you the best time to trade and take profit.
10:00 pm (5pm EST)* stands for the end of the current trading day (settelment date). This is the time when Rollovers (Swap Rates) are applied to open positions after 10:00 pm (5pm EST)* change in settlement date.
(*Please, note that time varies with some brokers).
Market 24h Clock is set to
your Time Zone
You can set Market 24h Clock to your ar any other time zone!
Go to the Market 24h Clock and click the next to the Market 24h Clock to open the Clock settings.
There are multiple
Choose single-market clocks to be shown above the main Market 24h Clock. Each single-market clock shows trading session and local time of a market it is referring to.
Go to the Market 24h Clock and click the next to the Market 24h Clock to open the Clock settings and select markets.