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FXOpen Switches its Trading Servers to Summer Time (GMT+3)

Dear traders,

On March 14th, 2021 FXOpen will switch its trading servers 1 hour ahead, from GMT +2 to GMT +3.

The change will affect all types of FXOpen trading accounts. Summer time will take effect starting with the market opening on Monday, March 15th 2021.

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Changes to Trading Hours on US Martin Luther King Day

Dear Traders,

Please note that due to the celebration of Martin Luther King Day in the US on Monday January 18th 2021, trading hours for some financial instruments will be changed as below:

Monday, January 18th, 2021

  • Spot commodities CFD:
  • Gold (XAUUSD) – trading ends at 20:00 GMT+
Important Cryptocurrency CFD Update

We would like to inform you of some important updates to our product offering.

Following the decision by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to prohibit retail clients from trading cryptocurrency CFDs, we regret to inform you as of 5th January 2021, you will be unable to open any new cryptocurrency

Trading Hours Schedule for the 2020 US Thanksgiving Holiday

Dear Traders,

Please be aware of the Trading hour schedule for the Thanksgiving Holiday from 26th and 27th November 2020:

Thursday, November 26th, 2020

Metals CFD:

  • XAUUSD (GOLD vs. US Dollar) – trading ends at 20:00 (GMT+2);
  • XAGUSD (SILVER vs. US Dollar) – trading ends at 20:
US Labor Day Trading Changes

Due the upcoming Labor Day in the US, there are changes in trading hours for some markets on 7th September.

Monday 7th September

Metals CFDs:

  • Gold (XAUUSD): trading session ends at 20:00;
  • Silver (XAGUSD): trading session ends at 20:00.

Commodity Spot:

  • UK Brent (XBRUSD): trading
Apple and Tesla Stock Split

Apple and Tesla have announced their plans to split their stocks. Due to the completion of the split, Apple (#AAPL) and Tesla (#TSLA) CFDs are expected to begin trading in the United States at an adjusted price based on the split ratio starting from August 31, 2020.

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Changes to Trading Hours on August 31st

Due to the upcoming Bank Holiday in the UK on Monday the 31st of August the following changes will be made to trading and support hours:

Indices: UK 100 (#UK100) - trading closed.

Client Support will close at 6pm on Friday 28th of August and re-open on Tuesday 1st of

Trade Our Tightest Ever Spreads

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