Upcoming Daylight Savings Changes

Starting from this Sunday, March 11th, 2018, the US begins their Daylight Savings Time, followed by Europe on March 25th,2018 and Australia will exit Daylight Savings on April 1st, 2018. Due to the US Daylight Savings time change, our MT4/5 servers will have their clocks wound forward to GMT+3. The result of this will mean the session times for certain symbols will change in the MT4/5 Marketwatch. Please see the table below:

US Daylight Savings - Sunday 11th of March

 

Symbol Monday Open (GMT +3) Friday Close (GMT+3) Daily Break (GMT+3)
AUS200 1:50 23:00 08:30 – 09:10, 23:00 – 01:50
UK100 10:00 00:00 00:00 – 10:00
GER30 10:00 00:00 00:00 – 10:00
STOXX50 10:00 00:00 00:00 – 10:00
FRA40 10:00 00:00 00:00 – 10:00
ITA40 11:00 22:30 22:30 – 11:00
HK50 4:15 18:45 7:00 – 8:00, 11:15 – 12:15, 18:45 – 04:15
China50 4:00 23:45 11:30 – 12:00, 23:45 – 04:00
XBRUSD 4:00 0:00 00:00 – 04:00
EURCZK, USDCZK 9:00 0:00

Europe Daylight Savings - Sunday 25th of March

Symbol Monday Open (GMT +3) Friday Close (GMT+3) Daily Break (GMT+3)
UK100 9:00 23:00 23:00 – 09:00
GER30 9:00 23:00 23:00 – 09:00
STOXX50 9:00 23:00 23:00 – 09:00
FRA40 9:00 23:00 23:00 – 09:00
ITA40 10:00 21:30 21:30 – 10:00
XBRUSD 3:00 0:00 00:00 – 03:00
EURCZK, USDCZK 8:00 0:00

Australian Daylight Savings - Sunday 1st of April

Symbol Monday Open (GMT +3) Friday Close (GMT+3) Daily Break (GMT+3)
AUS200 2:50 0:00 00:00 – 02:50

US Daylight Savings For Iress Users

Exchange Monday 12th March Tuesday 13th March
NYS Opens 12:30am Closes 7am
NAS Opens 12:30am Closes 7am
ARC Opens 12:30am Closes 7am
CME Opens 9am Closes 8am
CBT Opens 9am Closes 8am
NYM Opens 9am Closes 8am

* All times are in AEDT

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