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London Stock Exchange: Market Opening and Closing Times

Time zone

Market 24h Clock shows regular trading sessions that have the most effect on the Forex Market. The market hours that are shown by the Market 24h clock are marked bold in the schedule below. The schedule you see is the complete table of London Stock Exchange hours.

Trading Hours SETSqx
Status Time
Market open 07:00 am
Member Firm can enter trade reports from 07:15 am
Pre-mandatory quote period 07:30 am
Opening auction 07:50 am
Auction call 08:00 am
Auction call (Auction uncrossing) 11:00 am
Auction call (Auction uncrossing) 03:00 pm
Order entry and modification for next day’s auction 04:35 pm
Order book close 05:00 pm
Close 05:15 pm