Market Holidays

Calendar of holidays and official days-off of the world financial markets.

Market Holidays

Caution: Spreads can be significantly wider during holiday periods.

Pacific Union Upcoming Changes to Trading Hours
28 September 2021

Dear Valued Client,

Please be advised that the trading hours and market session times of the following instruments will be affected by the upcoming Chinese National Day and Chung Yeung Festival. These changes will occur on the 1st and 14th October 2021.

Please refer to the table below outlining the affected instruments:


Instrument 2021.10.01
Chinese National Day
2021.10.14
Chung Yeung Festival
Indices HSI Closed Closed
Share CFDs HK Shares Closed Closed

*All hours are provided in GMT+3 (Server Time in MT4/MT5.)

Please note that in the event of reduced liquidity in the market, spreads might significantly increase from their normal average level.

If you have any questions or require any assistance, please contact our support team via Live Chat, email: [email protected], or phone +248 4671 948.

Pacific Union Upcoming Changes to Trading Hours
1 September 2021

Dear Valued Client,

Please be advised that the trading hours and market session times of the following instruments will be affected by the upcoming US Labor Day, The Day after Mid-Autumn Festival and SA Heritage Day. These changes will occur on the 6th,22nd and 24th September 2021.

Please refer to the table below outlining the affected instruments:


Instrument 2021.09.06
US Labor Day
2021.09.22
The Day after
Mid-Autumn Festival
2021.09.24
SA Heritage Day
Metals XAGUSD *Early close at 20:00 Normal Normal
XAUUSD *Early close at 20:00 Normal Normal
XAUEUR *Early close at 20:00 Normal Normal
Indices DJ30 *Early close at 20:00 Normal Normal
SP500 *Early close at 20:00 Normal Normal
NAS100 *Early close at 20:00 Normal Normal
US2000 *Early close at 20:00 Normal Normal
NIKKEI225 *Early close at 20:00 Normal Normal
USDX *Early close at 20:00 Normal Normal
VIX *Early close at 18:30 Normal Normal
HSI Normal Closed Normal
SA40 Normal Normal Closed
Commodities CL-OIL *Early close at 20:00 Normal Normal
USOUSD *Early close at 20:00 Normal Normal
UKOUSD *Early close at 20:30 Normal Normal
NG *Early close at 20:00 Normal Normal
GAS *Early close at 20:00 Normal Normal
GASOIL *Early close at 20:30 Normal Normal
Copper *Early close at 20:00 Normal Normal
Cotton Closed Normal Normal
OJ Closed Normal Normal
Cocoa Closed Normal Normal
Coffee Closed Normal Normal
Sugar Closed Normal Normal
Share CFDs US Shares Closed Normal Normal
HK Shares Normal Closed Normal

*All hours are provided in GMT+3 (Server Time in MT4/MT5.)

Please note that in the event of reduced liquidity in the market, spreads might significantly increase from their normal average level.

If you have any questions or require any assistance, please contact our support team via Live Chat, email: [email protected], or phone +248 4671 948.

Pacific Union Upcoming Changes to Trading Hours
3 August 2021

Dear Valued Client,

Please be advised that the trading hours and market session times of the following instruments will be affected by the upcoming South Africa National Women’s Day and Summer Bank Holiday. These changes will occur on the 9th and 30th August 2021.

Please refer to the table below outlining the affected instruments:


Instrument 2021.08.09
SA National Women’s Day
2021.08.30
Summer Bank Holiday
Indices SA40 Closed Normal
FTSE100 Normal Closed
Commodities GASOIL-C Normal Closed
COCOA-C Normal *Late open at 14:30
COFFEE-C Normal *Late open at 14:30
SUGAR-C Normal *Late open at 14:30

*All hours are provided in GMT+3 (Server Time in MT4/MT5.)

Please note that in the event of reduced liquidity in the market, spreads might significantly increase from their normal average level.

If you have any questions or require any assistance, please contact our support team via Live Chat, email: [email protected], or phone +248 4671 948.

Pacific Union Upcoming Changes to Trading Hours
29 June 2021

Dear Valued Client,

Please be advised that the trading hours and market session times of the following instruments will be affected by the upcoming HKSAR Establishment Day and US Independence Day holidays. These changes will occur on the 1st and 5th July 2021.

Please refer to the table below outlining the affected instruments:


Instrument 2021.07.1
HKSAR Establishment Day
2021.07.5
US Independence Day
Metals XAUUSD Normal *Early close at 20:00
XAGUSD Normal *Early close at 20:00
Indices DJ30 Normal *Early close at 20:00
HSI Closed Normal
NAS100 Normal *Early close at 20:00
NIKKEI225 Normal *Early close at 20:00
SP500 Normal *Early close at 20:00
US2000 Normal *Early close at 20:00
USDX Normal *Early close at 20:00
VIX Normal *Early close at 18:30
Commodities CL-OIL Normal *Early close at 20:00
COPPER-C Normal *Early close at 20:00
GAS-C Normal *Early close at 20:00
GASOIL-C Normal *Early close at 20:00
NG-C Normal *Early close at 20:00
COFFEE-C Normal Closed
COCOA-C Normal Closed
SUGAR-C Normal Closed
COTTON-C Normal Closed
OJ-C Normal Closed
UKOUSD Normal *Early close at 20:00
USOUSD Normal *Early close at 20:00
Share CFDs US share Normal Closed
HK share Closed Normal

*All hours are provided in GMT+3 (Server Time in MT4/MT5.)

Please note that in the event of reduced liquidity in the market, spreads might significantly increase from their normal average level.

If you have any questions or require any assistance, please contact our support team via Live Chat, email: [email protected], or phone +248 4671 948.

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