Trading Sessions for Foreign Exchange market

The Foreign exchange market is one of the busiest of all equities. There are three trading sessions every 24 hours.

The markets open at approximately 7:00 pm EST on Sunday evening and closes on Friday at 4:00 pm EST.

The following markets open at these times:

  • Asia – opens from 7:00 pm – 6 am EST
  • Europe – opens at 2:00 am – 11:00 am EST
  • US – opens at 8:00 am – 5:00 pm EST

You will notice how the markets overlap nicely to allow for many trading opportunities.

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