News and updates

2018 October 02

German Unity Day 2018

In observance of the German Unity Day 2018, trading hours of various instruments will be affected.
Please make sure that you are aware of the changes and closures so that they do not affect your trading.

German Unity Day 2018
Instrument Tuesday, October 2 Wednesday, October 3 Thursday, October 4
GER30 Regular Closed Regular
German Shares Regular Closed Regular



Visit our Holidays page to be fully updated with all changes- http://www.fxoro.com/about/trading-info/.

The above schedule may be subject to change.
All other financial instruments will not be affected by the holiday, however, there may be times of low liquidity and wider spreads during the holiday.
FXORO reserves the right to enable “Close Only” or even disable trading on instruments with low liquidity without prior notice, if deemed necessary.

2018 August 28

Labor Day Holiday 03/09/2018

In observance of the Labor Day Holiday which will be held on September 3th 2018, trading hours of various instruments will be affected.
Please make sure that you are aware of the changes and closures so that they do not affect your trading.

Labor Day Holiday 2018
Instrument September 3th
OIL Early close at 19:59
NGAS Early close at 19:59
BRENT Early close at 20:29
GOLD Early close at 19:59
SILVER Early close at 19:59
PLATINUM Early close at 19:59
COPPER Early close at 19:59
US30 Early close at 19:59
NAS100 Early close at 19:59
JPN225 Early close at 19:59
US2000 Early close at 19:59
US500 Early close at 19:59
USDX Early close at 19:59
CORN Closed
WHEAT Closed
SBEAN Closed
COFFEE Closed
SUGAR Closed
US Stocks Closed



Visit our Holidays page to be fully updated with all changes- http://www.fxoro.com/about/trading-info/.

The above schedule may be subject to change.
All other financial instruments will not be affected by the holiday, however, there may be times of low liquidity and wider spreads during the holiday.
FXORO reserves the right to enable “Close Only” or even disable trading on instruments with low liquidity without prior notice, if deemed necessary.

2018 August 13

UK Summer Bank Holiday 2018

In observance of the UK Summer Bank Holiday 2018, trading hours of various instruments will be affected.
Please make sure that you are aware of the changes and closures so that they do not affect your trading.

UK Summer Bank Holiday 27/08/2018
Instrument Monday, August 27
UK100 Closed



Visit our Holidays page to be fully updated with all changes- http://www.fxoro.com/about/trading-info/.

The above schedule may be subject to change.
All other financial instruments will not be affected by the holiday, however, there may be times of low liquidity and wider spreads during the holiday.
FXORO reserves the right to enable “Close Only” or even disable trading on instruments with low liquidity without prior notice, if deemed necessary.

2018 August 06

Assumption Day 2018

In observance of the Assumption Day 2018, trading hours of various instruments will be affected.
Please make sure that you are aware of the changes and closures so that they do not affect your trading.

Assumption Day 15/08/2018
Instrument Wednesday, August 15
IT40 Closed
Italian Shares Closed



Visit our Holidays page to be fully updated with all changes- http://www.fxoro.com/about/trading-info/
The above schedule may be subject to change.
All other financial instruments will not be affected by the holiday, however, there may be times of low liquidity and wider spreads during the holiday.
FXORO reserves the right to enable “Close Only” or even disable trading on instruments with low liquidity without prior notice, if deemed necessary.

2018 June 29

US Independence Day 2018

In observance of the US Independence Day 2018, trading hours of various instruments will be affected.
Please make sure that you are aware of the changes and closures so that they do not affect your trading.

 

US Independence Day 2018
Instrument Tuesday, July 3 Wednesday, July 4 Thursday, July 5
OIL Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
NGAS Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
BRENT Regular Early close at 20:29 Regular
GOLD Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
SILVER Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
PLATINUM Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
COPPER Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
US30 Early close at 19:59 Early close at 19:59 Regular
NAS100 Early close at 19:59 Early close at 19:59 Regular
US500 Early close at 19:59 Early close at 19:59 Regular
JPN225 Early close at 19:59 Early close at 19:59 Regular
US2000 Early close at 19:59 Early close at 19:59 Regular
USDX Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
CORN Early close at 19:59 Closed Late open at 16:30
WHEAT Early close at 19:59 Closed Late open at 16:30
SBEAN Early close at 19:59 Closed Late open at 16:30
COFFEE Regular Closed Regular
SUGAR Regular Closed Regular
US Stocks Early close at 19:59 Closed Regular

 

 

Visit our Holidays page to be fully updated with all changes- - http://www.fxoro.com/about/trading-info/
The above schedule may be subject to change.
All other financial instruments will not be affected by the holiday, however, there may be times of low liquidity and wider spreads during the holiday.
FXORO reserves the right to enable “Close Only” or even disable trading on instruments with low liquidity without prior notice, if deemed necessary.

2018 June 05

Upcoming major events in Turkey

The company would like to inform you that based on the upcoming Interest rate decision 07.06.2018 and Turkish Parliamentary Elections 24.06.2018, the maximum leverage of all TRY pairs will be 1:50 (2% margin requirements) and the maximum exposure for each client per TRY symbol will be 10 lots, applicable from 06.06.2018.
Based on the results of the interest rate decision, the swaps on all TRY pairs will be adjusted accordingly.
Please make sure that you are aware of the changes and closures so that they do not affect your trading.

2018 May 31

Russia Day Trading Holiday 2018

Please note that in observance of the upcoming national holiday- Russia Day, trading hours of various instruments will be affected.
Please make sure that you are aware of the changes and closures so that they do not affect your trading.

 

Russia Day 2018
Instrument Monday, June 11 Tuesday, June 12 Wednesday, June 13
Currencies - RUB Closed Closed Regular



Visit our Holidays page to be fully updated with all changes- http://www.fxoro.com/about/trading-info/

The above schedule may be subject to change. All other financial instruments will not be affected by the holiday, however, there may be times of low liquidity and wider spreads during the holiday. FXORO reserves the right to enable “Close Only” or even disable trading on instruments with low liquidity without prior notice, if deemed necessary.

2018 May 24

General Data Protection Regulation – Announcement

With effect from 25th May 2018, we are taking advantage of the forthcoming introduction of a new European data protection law, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), to provide you with more details on how we collect and use your personal information. As a result, we published a new Privacy and Security Policy to make it easier for you to find out how we collect, use and protect your information. Please refer to our new Private and Security Policy in order to be informed for the new requirements that GDPR applies.

2018 May 21

US Memorial day & UK Spring bank holiday 2018

Please note that in observance of the upcoming national holidays- US Memorial day and UK Spring bank holiday, trading hours of various instruments will be affected.
Please make sure that you are aware of the changes and closures so that they do not affect your trading.

 

US Memorial day & UK Spring bank holiday
Instrument Monday, May 28 Tuesday, May 29
OIL Early close at 19:59 Regular
NGAS Early close at 19:59 Regular
BRENT Early close at 20:29 Regular
GOLD Early close at 19:59 Regular
SILVER Early close at 19:59 Regular
PLATINUM Early close at 19:59 Regular
COPPER Early close at 19:59 Regular
US30 Early close at 19:59 Regular
NAS100 Early close at 19:59 Regular
US500 Early close at 19:59 Regular
JPN225 Early close at 19:59 Regular
US2000 Early close at 19:59 Regular
USDX Early close at 19:59 Regular
UK100 Closed Regular
CORN Closed Regular
WHEAT Closed Regular
SBEAN Closed Regular
COFFEE Closed Regular
SUGAR Closed Regular
US Stocks Closed Regular

 

Visit our Holidays page to be fully updated with all changes- http://www.fxoro.com/about/trading-info/

The above schedule may be subject to change. All other financial instruments will not be affected by the holiday, however, there may be times of low liquidity and wider spreads during the holiday. FXORO reserves the right to enable “Close Only” or even disable trading on instruments with low liquidity without prior notice, if deemed necessary.

2018 May 08

Whit Monday holiday 2018

Please note that in observance of the upcoming Whit Monday holiday, trading hours of various instruments will be affected.
Please make sure that you are aware of the changes and closures so that they do not affect your trading.

 

Whit Monday
Instrument Monday, May 21 Tuesday, May 22
GER30 Closed Regular
SWI20 Closed Regular
German Shares Closed Regular

 

Visit our Holidays page to be fully updated with all changes- http://www.fxoro.com/about/trading-info/

The above schedule may be subject to change.
All other financial instruments will not be affected by the holiday, however, there may be times of low liquidity and wider spreads during the holiday.
FXORO reserves the right to enable “Close Only” or even disable trading on instruments with low liquidity without prior notice, if deemed necessary.

2018 March 26

Easter holiday period 2018 - Trading hours schedule

Please note that in observance of Good Friday on 30/3/2018, trading hours of various instruments will be affected.
Please make sure that you are aware of the changes and closures so that they do not affect your trading.

 

Good Friday
Instrument Thursday, March 29 Friday, March 30 Monday, April 2
OIL Regular Closed Regular
NGAS Regular Closed Regular
BRENT Regular Closed Regular
GOLD Regular Closed Regular
SILVER Regular Closed Regular
PLATINUM Regular Closed Regular
COPPER Regular Closed Regular
US30 Regular Closed Regular
NAS100 Regular Closed Regular
US500 Regular Closed Regular
JPN225 Regular Closed Regular
US2000 Regular Closed Regular
USDX Regular Closed Regular
FRA40 Regular Closed Closed
GER30 Regular Closed Closed
UK100 Regular Closed Closed
AEX25 Regular Closed Closed
SPA35 Regular Closed Closed
EUR50 Regular Closed Closed
IT40 Regular Closed Closed
SWI20 Regular Closed Closed
HK50 Regular Closed Closed
AUS200 Regular Closed Closed
CORN Regular Closed Regular
WHEAT Regular Closed Regular
SBEAN Regular Closed Regular
COFFEE Regular Closed 14:35 (Late open)
SUGAR Regular Closed 14:35 (Late open)
US Stocks Regular Closed Regular
Europe Stocks Regular Closed Closed


Please note all times displayed above are GMT+3.
Visit our Holidays page to be fully updated with all changes- http://www.fxoro.com/about/trading-info/
The above schedule may be subject to change.
All other financial instruments will not be affected by the holiday, however, there may be times of low liquidity and wider spreads during the holiday.
FXORO reserves the right to enable “Close Only” or even disable trading on instruments with low liquidity without prior notice, if deemed necessary.

2018 March 08

We would like to inform you that due to the switch to Daylight Saving Time taking place on March 11th in the USA and March 25th in Europe, FXORO trading schedule will be changed in order to accommodate for the time difference.
Please note the below in order to view the trading times of the instruments affected between 11/03/2018 – 25/03/2018:


Instrument 11.3.2018-25.3.2018 From 26.3.2018
FOREX Sun - Fri 23:05-22:59 Mon - Fri 00:05-22:59
2018 March 08

US Daylight Saving Time 2018 - Changes to trading hours

We would like to inform you that due to the switch to Daylight Saving Time taking place on March 11th in the USA and March 25th in Europe, FXORO trading schedule will be changed in order to accommodate for the time difference.

Please note the below in order to view the trading times of the instruments affected between 11/03/2018 – 25/03/2018:

Meta Trader server time (GMT+2):

 

Instrument 11.3.2018-25.3.2018 From 26.3.2018
FOREX Sun - Fri 23:05-22:59 Mon - Fri 00:05-22:59
OIL Mon - Fri 00:00-22:59 Mon - Fri 01:00-23:59
BRENT Mon - Fri 02:00-23:59 Mon - Fri 03:00-00:59
NGAS Mon - Fri 00:00-22:59 Mon - Fri 01:00-23:59
US500 Mon - Fri 00:00-22:15, 22:30-22:59 Mon - Fri 01:00-23:15, 23:30-23:59
NAS100 Mon - Fri 00:00-22:15, 22:30-22:59 Mon - Fri 01:00-23:15, 23:30-23:59
US30 Mon - Fri 00:00-22:15, 22:30-22:59 Mon - Fri 01:00-23:15, 23:30-23:59
US2000 Mon - Fri 02:00-23:59 Mon - Fri 03:00-00:59
USDX Mon - Fri 02:00-22:59 Mon - Fri 03:00-23:59
JPN225 Mon - Fri 01:00-22:15 Mon - Fri 02:00-23:15
GOLD Mon - Fri 00:00-22:59 Mon - Fri 01:00-23:59
SILVER Mon - Fri 00:00-22:59 Mon - Fri 01:00-23:59
PLATINUM Mon - Fri 00:00-22:59 Mon - Fri 01:00-23:59
COPPER Mon - Fri 00:00-22:59 Mon - Fri 01:00-23:59
CORN Mon - Fri 02:00-14:45 ; 15:30-20:15 Mon - Fri 03:00-15:45; 16:30- 21:15
WHEAT Mon - Fri 02:00-14:45 ; 15:30-20:15 Mon - Fri 03:00-15:45; 16:30- 21:15
Soy Beans Mon - Fri 02:00-14:45 ; 15:30-20:15 Mon - Fri 03:00-15:45; 16:30- 21:15
COFFEE Mon - Fri 11:15 - 19:29 Mon - Fri 11:15 - 20:30
SUGAR Mon - Fri 10:30-18:59 Mon - Fri 10:30-19:59
US Stocks Mon- Fri 15:30-21:59 Mon- Fri 16:30-22:59

 

This schedule may be subject to change.

Trading on all instruments close on Friday 16/3/2018 & 23/3/2018 at 22:59.

Please make sure that you have taken the hour changes into account so that it does not affect your trading.

2018 March 01

Italian General Election

The Italian General Election is scheduled to take place on March 4 2018.
Regardless of the outcome, the election will possibly lead to extreme market volatility, abnormal spreads and price gaps in many currency, commodity and stock markets globally.
As a result, in order to protect our clients and our Company from such movements, FXORO will implement the following temporary measure:

From 18:00 p.m. server time (GMT+2) on Friday, March 2nd 2018, the margin requirements for all the positions of the following assets will be temporarily increased:

• IT40: 2% margin (1:50 leverage).

The temporary measure will apply on both new and existing positions.
Please note that in accordance with markets volatility, we might take further actions such as abnormal spreads, restrict some instruments to close only or increase margin requirements.
All account types and instruments which their leverage is less than the above, will not be changed.
Make sure to continuously monitor any open positions that might be affected and ensure you have sufficient funds in your account to support them.

2018 February 12

US President's Day Trading Hours February 19-20, 2018

Below you can find US President's Day trading hours.
Please make sure that you are aware of the changes and closures so that they do not affect your trading.

Visit our Holidays page to be fully updated with all changes- http://www.fxoro.com/about/trading-info/ .
The above schedule may be subject to change. The times mentioned above are in GMT+2 (server time). FXORO may switch trading on low-liquidity instruments to close-only mode or close all trading for specific instruments, if deemed necessary.

 

US President's Day
Instrument Friday, February 16 Monday, February 19 Tuesday, February 20
OIL Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
NGAS Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
GOLD Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
SILVER Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
PLATINUM Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
COPPER Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
US30 Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
NAS100 Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
US500 Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
JPN225 Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
US2000 Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
USDX Regular Early close at 19:59 Regular
CORN Regular Closed Regular
WHEAT Regular Closed Regular
SBEAN Regular Closed Regular
COFFEE Regular Closed Regular
SUGAR Regular Closed Regular
US Stocks Regular Closed Regular

 


Visit our Holidays page to be fully updated with all changes- http://www.fxoro.com/about/trading-info/
The above schedule may be subject to change.
The times mentioned above are in GMT+2 (server time).
FXORO may switch trading on low-liquidity instruments to close-only mode or close all trading for specific instruments, if deemed necessary.

2018 February 07

To improve the quality of our product offering, we will be making changes to our shares CFD product.
Due to excessive market volatility during the last days, the following changes in the trading conditions will be made in order to reduce clients’ risk until the market will suggest otherwise:

• Margin requirements for all shares – 20% (5:1 leverage)
kindly note this information when forming your trading strategy, so as to able to make sure adequate funds are in your trading accounts in advance, in order to prevent Margin Call and Stop Out due to the mention changes.
If you have any further questions, please contact our support team.

2018 January 11

Martin Luther King Day Trading Hours January 15th 2018

Below you can find Martin Luther King Day trading hours.
Please make sure that you are aware of the changes and closures so that they do not affect your trading.

Martin Luther King Day
Instrument Monday, January 15
OIL Early close at 19:59
NGAS Early close at 19:59
GOLD Early close at 19:59
SILVER Early close at 19:59
PLATINUM Early close at 19:59
COPPER Early close at 19:59
US30 Early close at 19:59
NAS100 Early close at 19:59
US500 Early close at 19:59
JPN225 Early close at 19:59
US2000 Early close at 19:59
USDX Early close at 19:59
CORN Closed
WHEAT Closed
SBEAN Closed
COFFEE Closed
SUGAR Closed
US Stocks Closed

Visit our Holidays page to be fully updated with all changes- http://www.fxoro.com/about/trading-info/


The above schedule may be subject to change.
The times mentioned above are in GMT+2 time.
FXORO reserves the right to enable “Close Only” or even disable trading on instruments with low liquidity without prior notice, if deemed necessary.

2017 December 20

Financial markets will be closed on Monday, December 25, 2017, and Monday, January 1, 2018, and all trading instruments available on our platforms will be closed for trading during these days.
Please make sure that you are aware of the changes and closures so that they do not affect your trading.
You can find more information on the trading times of all instruments during the upcoming holiday period in the table below:



Instrument Christmas
Friday, Dec 22 Monday, Dec 25 Tuesday, Dec 26
FOREX Regular Closed Regular
OIL Regular Closed Regular
BRENT 03:00-21:59 (early close) Closed Regular
NGAS Regular Closed Regular
GOLD Regular Closed Regular
SILVER Regular Closed Regular
PLATINUM Regular Closed Regular
COPPER Regular Closed Regular
US500 Regular Closed Regular
NAS100 Regular Closed Regular
US30 Regular Closed Regular
JPN225 Regular Closed Regular
EUR50 Regular Closed Closed
GER30 Regular Closed Closed
SWI20 Regular Closed Closed
FRA40 Regular Closed Closed
AEX25 Regular Closed Closed
UK100 Regular Closed Closed
US2000 Regular Closed Regular
USDX Regular Closed Regular
AUS200 00:50-07:29 (early close) Closed Closed
SPA35 Regular Closed Closed
IT40 Regular Closed Closed
US SHARES Regular Closed Regular
EUROPEAN SHARES Regular Closed Closed
CORN 03:00-15:45;16:30-20:05 (early close) Closed 16:30-21:15 (late open)
WHEAT 03:00-15:45;16:30-20:05 (early close) Closed 16:30-21:15 (late open)
SBEAN 03:00-15:45;16:30-20:05 (early close) Closed 16:30-21:15 (late open)
COFFEE Regular Closed 15:00-20:30
SUGAR Regular Closed 15:00-20:00
BTCUSD Regular Closed Regular



Instrument New Year
Friday, Dec 29 Monday, Jan 1 Tuesday, Jan 2
FOREX Regular Closed Regular
OIL Regular Closed Regular
BRENT 03:00-21:59 (early close) Closed Regular
NGAS Regular Closed Regular
GOLD Regular Closed Regular
SILVER Regular Closed Regular
PLATINUM Regular Closed Regular
COPPER Regular Closed Regular
US500 Regular Closed Regular
NAS100 Regular Closed Regular
US30 Regular Closed Regular
JPN225 Regular Closed Regular
EUR50 Regular Closed Regular
GER30 Regular Closed Regular
SWI20 Regular Closed Closed
FRA40 Regular Closed Regular
AEX25 Regular Closed Regular
UK100 Regular Closed Regular
US2000 Regular Closed Regular
USDX Regular Closed Regular
AUS200 00:50-06:59 (early close) Closed Regular
SPA35 Regular Closed Regular
IT40 Regular Closed Regular
US SHARES Regular Closed Regular
EUROPEAN SHARES Regular Closed Regular
CORN Regular Closed 16:30-21:15 (late open)
WHEAT Regular Closed 16:30-21:15 (late open)
SBEAN Regular Closed 16:30-21:15 (late open)
COFFEE Regular Closed Regular
SUGAR Regular Closed Regular
BTCUSD Regular Closed Regular



Time mentioned above are in GMT+2 (server time)
The above schedule may be subject to change.
Furthermore, periods such as this can increase the probability of wider spreads due to thinner liquidity in the market.
FXORO reserves the right to enable “Close Only” or even disable trading on instruments with low liquidity without prior notice, if deemed necessary.

2017 November 17

Please note that in observance of the upcoming Thanksgiving Day in USA, trading hours of various instruments will be affected on 23/11/17 - 24/11/17.

Please make sure that you are aware of the changes and closures so that they do not affect your trading.



Instrument 23.11.17 (Thursday) 24.11.17 (Friday)
NGAS 01:00-19:59 (early close) 01:00-20:29 (early close)
BRENT 03:00-20:29 (early close) 03:00-20:29 (early close)
GOLD 01:00-19:59 (early close) 01:00-20:29 (early close)
SILVER 01:00-19:59 (early close) 01:00-20:29 (early close)
PLATINUM 01:00-19:59 (early close) 01:00-20:29 (early close)
COPPER 01:00-19:59 (early close) 01:00-20:29 (early close)
US30 01:00-19:59 (early close) 01:00-20:29 (early close)
NAS100 01:00-19:59 (early close) 01:00-20:29 (early close
JPN225 01:00-19:59 (early close) 01:00-20:29 (early close)
US2000 03:00-19:59 (early close) 03:00-20:15 (early close)
USDX 03:00-19:59 (early close) 03:00-20:15 (early close)
CORN Closed 16:30 - 19:59 (Late open / Early Close)
WHEAT Closed 16:30 - 19:59 (Late open / Early Close)
SBEAN Closed 16:30 - 19:59 (Late open / Early Close)
COFFEE Closed Regular
SUGAR Closed Regular
US Stocks Closed 16:30-20:00 (early close)



The above schedule may be subject to change.

The times mentioned above are in GMT+2 (server time).

All other financial instruments will not be affected by the holiday, however, there may be times of low liquidity and wider spreads during the holiday.

FXORO reserves the right to enable “Close Only” or even disable trading on instruments with low liquidity without prior notice, if deemed necessary.

2017 October 27

We would like to inform you that due to the end of Daylight Saving Time taking place on October 29th in Europe and November 5th in the US, FXORO trading schedule will be changed in order to accommodate for the time difference.

Please note the below in order to view the trading times of the instruments affected between 29/10/2017 – 5/11/2017:

Meta Trader server time (GMT+2)

 

Instrument 29.10.2017-4.11.2017 From 5.11.2017
FOREX Sun - Fri 23:05-22:59 Mon - Fri 00:05-22:59
OIL Mon - Fri 00:00-22:59 Mon - Fri 01:00-23:59
NGAS Mon - Fri 00:00-22:59 Mon - Fri 01:00-23:59
BRENT Mon - Fri 02:00-23:59 Mon - Fri 03:00-00:59
US500 Mon - Fri 00:00-22:15, 22:30-22:59 Mon - Fri 01:00-23:15, 23:30-23:59
NAS100 Mon - Fri 00:00-22:15, 22:30-22:59 Mon - Fri 01:00-23:15, 23:30-23:59
US30 Mon - Fri 00:00-22:15, 22:30-22:59 Mon - Fri 01:00-23:15, 23:30-23:59
US2000 Mon - Fri 02:00-23:59 Mon - Fri 03:00-00:59
USDX Mon - Fri 02:00-22:59 Mon - Fri 03:00-23:59
JPN225 Mon - Fri 01:00-22:15 Mon - Fri 02:00-23:15
GOLD Mon - Fri 00:00-22:59 Mon - Fri 01:00-23:59
SILVER Mon - Fri 00:00-22:59 Mon - Fri 01:00-23:59
PLATINUM Mon - Fri 00:00-22:59 Mon - Fri 01:00-23:59
COPPER Mon - Fri 00:00-22:59 Mon - Fri 01:00-23:59
AUS200 Mon - Fri 00:50-07:30 , 08:10-21:59 Mon - Fri 01:50-08:30 , 09:10-22:59
COFFEE Mon - Fri 11:15 - 19:29 Mon - Fri 11:15 - 20:30
SUGAR Mon - Fri 10:30-18:59 Mon - Fri 10:30-19:59
US Stocks Mon- Fri 15:30-21:59 Mon- Fri 16:30-22:59

This schedule may be subject to change.

Trading on all instruments close on Friday 27/10/2017 & 3/11/2017 at 22:59. 

Please make sure that you have taken the hour changes into account so that it does not affect your trading.

2017 June 06

The United Kingdom general election of 2017 is scheduled to take place on 8 June 2017.

Regardless of the outcome, the election will possibly lead to extreme market volatility, abnormal spreads and price gaps in many currency, commodity and stock markets globally.

As a result, in order to protect our clients and our Company from such movements, FXORO will implement the following temporary measure:

On Wednesday, 7th June 2017, the margin requirements for all positions will be temporarily increased 1 hour before closing of the relevant market and currency pairs at 23:00:

  • FOREX: GBPUSD, EURGBP, GBPJPY, GBPCHF, GBPCAD, GBPAUD, GBPNZD, GBPTRY- 1% margin (1:100 leverage).
  • INDICES: AEX25, FRA40, GER30, EUR50, UK100, IT40, SPA35, SWI20- 2% margin (1:50 leverage).

The temporary measure will apply on both new and existing positions.

Please note that in accordance with markets volatility, we might take further actions such as abnormal spreads, restrict some instruments to close only or increase margin requirements.

All account types and instruments which their leverage is less than the above, will not be changed.

Make sure to continuously monitor any open positions that might be affected and ensure you have sufficient funds in your account to support them.

2017 May 07

On Sunday the 7th of May, the second round of the French presidential elections will take place.

Regardless of the outcome, the election will be a major test for the European Union and will possibly lead to extreme market volatility, abnormal spreads and price gaps in many currency, commodity and stock markets globally.

As a result, in order to protect our clients and our Company from such movements, FXORO will implement the following temporary measure:

From 17:00 p.m. server time (GMT+3) on Friday, 5th of May 2017, the margin requirements for all positions will be temporarily increased:

  • FX- 1% margin (1:100 leverage)
  • Metals- 1% margin (1:100 leverage)
  • Energies- 1% margin (1:100 leverage)
  • Indices- 2% margin (1:50 leverage)

The temporary measure will apply on both new and existing positions.

Please note that in accordance with markets volatility, we might take further actions such as abnormal spreads, restrict some instruments to close only or increase margin requirements.

All account types and instruments which their leverage is less than the above, will not be changed.

Make sure to continuously monitor any open positions that might be affected and ensure you have sufficient funds in your account to support them.

2017 March 14

On Sunday April 23rd, French presidential elections will take place.
The first round of voting will probably be followed by a second round on May 7th, if no candidate will get a majority in the first round.
The uncertainty surrounding the results is expected to increase volatility in global markets and may create trading opportunities worldwide.
To help ensure our customers are more protected from such movements, on Sunday April 23rd before market opening, we will be temporarily lowering the leverage to 1:50 (2% margin requirements) on the following instruments: 

  • FRA40 

The temporary measure will apply on both new and existing positions.
Please note that in accordance with markets volatility, we might take further actions such as restrict some instruments to close only or increase margin requirements.
Make sure to continuously monitor any open positions that might be affected and ensure you have sufficient funds in your account to support them.

2017 March 14

On Sunday April 16th, Turkey’s Constitutional Referendum will take place.

The uncertainty surrounding the results is expected to lead to extreme market volatility, thin market liquidity, abnormal spreads and price gaps in Turkish Lira (‘TRY’) pairs.

To help ensure our customers are more protected from such movements, on Friday April 14th after market closing, we will be temporarily lowering the leverage to 1:20 (5% margin requirements) on the following instruments:

  • USD/TRY
  • EUR/TRY
  • CHF/TRY
  • TRY/JPY
  • GBP/TRY

The temporary measure will apply on both new and existing positions.
We wanted to make you aware of these changes and to give you notice so that you can prepare extra funding for your account should this be necessary.
Please note that in accordance with markets volatility, we might take further actions such as restrict some instruments to close only or increase margin requirements.
Make sure to continuously monitor any open positions that might be affected and ensure you have sufficient funds in your account to support them.

2017 March 04

Certain changes took place in the Company Term and Conditions. You can find here the latest Terms and Conditions of the Company

2017 March 09

Due to the switch to Daylight Saving Time taking place on March 12th in the USA and March 26th in Europe, FXORO trading schedule will be changed in order to accommodate for the time difference. 

Please note the below in order to view the trading times of the instruments affected between 12/03/2017 – 26/03/2017: 

 

Meta Trader server time (GMT+2)

 

Instrument

12.3.2017-25.3.2017

From 27.3.2017

FOREX

Sun - Fri 23:05-22:59

Mon - Fri 00:05-22:59

OIL

Mon - Fri 00:00-22:59

Mon - Fri 01:00-23:59

BRENT

Mon - Fri 02:00-23:59

Mon - Fri 03:00-00:59

NGAS

Mon - Fri 00:00-22:59

Mon - Fri 01:00-23:59

US500

Mon - Fri 00:00-22:15, 22:30-22:59

Mon - Fri 01:00-23:15, 23:30-23:59

NAS100

Mon - Fri 00:00-22:15, 22:30-22:59

Mon - Fri 01:00-23:15, 23:30-23:59

US30

Mon - Fri 00:00-22:15, 22:30-22:59

Mon - Fri 01:00-23:15, 23:30-23:59

US2000

Mon - Fri 02:00-23:59

Mon - Fri 03:00-00:59

USDX

Mon - Fri 02:00-22:59

Mon - Fri 03:00-23:59

JPN225

Mon - Fri 01:00-22:15

Mon - Fri 02:00-23:15

GOLD

Mon - Fri 00:00-22:59

Mon - Fri 01:00-23:59

SILVER

Mon - Fri 00:00-22:59

Mon - Fri 01:00-23:59

PLATINUM

Mon - Fri 00:00-22:59

Mon - Fri 01:00-23:59

COPPER

Mon - Fri 00:00-22:59

Mon - Fri 01:00-23:59

CORN

Mon - Fri 02:00-14:45 ; 15:30-20:15

Mon - Fri 03:00-15:45;  16:30- 21:15

WHEAT

Mon - Fri 02:00-14:45 ; 15:30-20:15

Mon - Fri 03:00-15:45;  16:30- 21:15

Soy Beans

Mon - Fri 02:00-14:45 ; 15:30-20:15

Mon - Fri 03:00-15:45;  16:30- 21:15

COFFEE

Mon - Fri 11:15 - 19:29

Mon - Fri 11:15 - 20:30

SUGAR

Mon - Fri 10:30-18:59

Mon - Fri 10:30-19:59

US Stocks

Mon- Fri 15:30-21:59

Mon- Fri 16:30-22:59

 

This schedule may be subject to change.

 

Trading on all instruments close on Friday 17/3/2017 & 24/3/2017 at 22:59.

2017 February 06

In light or new regulatory requirements we would like to bring to your attention that certain changes took place in the Company Term and Conditions.   You can find the latest Terms and Conditions of the Company by clicking Here

2016 December 20

On Sunday December 4th, Italians will head to the polls to cast their votes for or against a constitutional reform aimed to restrict the powers of the Senate.

The uncertainty surrounding the results is expected to increase volatility in global markets and may create trading opportunities worldwide.

To help ensure our customers are more protected from such movements, on Sunday December 4th before market opening, we will be temporarily lowering the leverage by 4 times on the following instruments:

  • IT40
  • Italian shares

 And by 2 times the following instruments:

  • AEX25
  • FRA40
  • GER30
  • EUR50
  • UK100
  • SPA35
  • SWI20

Please note that in accordance with markets volatility, we might take further actions such as restrict some instruments to close only or increase margin requirements.

Make sure to continuously monitor any open positions that might be affected and ensure you have sufficient funds in your account to support them.

2016 November 04

Due to the expected volatility around the upcoming US presidential elections scheduled for November 8, 2016, please be advised that new margin requirements will come into effect on Sunday November 6th and will remain in effect until at least Wednesday, November 9.

The margin requirements will be doubled in order to protect any open deals that you may have. 

In case of high volatility and low liquidity, the company reserves the right to make a number of changes to the trading conditions without prior notice, which may include but is not limited to, increased margin requirements, Close only mode, spread widening and volume restrictions.

As a result of this change in margin requirements, you may need to consider closing open trades and / or deposit more funds to your account.

We urge you to make sure in advance that your accounts are well capitalized throughout this period of significant volatility and high margin requirements. 

The company will reduce margin requirements back to pre-election levels as soon as market conditions permit.

2016 October 28

Trading hours due Daylight Saving Time

 

Due to the seasonal change in Daylight Savings Time in Europe on the weekend of 30th October and in the United States on the weekend of 6th November, the trading hours of various instruments will be affected between October 31st and November 4th.

Trading schedule will return back to normal on the 7th of November 2016.

Forex will have an early opening at 23:05 on October 30th and an early closing at 21:59 on November 4th.

Please review the below table to see which instruments will be affected and how:

 

INSTRUMENT

Monday 31.10.2016 - Friday 4.11.2016

GOLD

00:00-23:00

SILVER

00:00-23:00

PLATINUM

00:00-23:00

COPPER

00:00-23:00

OIL

00:00-23:00

BRENT

02:00-00:00

NGAS

00:00-23:00

COFFEE

11:15-19:30

SUGAR

10:30-19:00

CORN

02:00-14:45 ; 15:30-20:15

SBEAN

02:00-14:45 ; 15:30-20:15

WHEAT

02:00-14:45 ; 15:30-20:15

AUS200

00:50-07:30 ; 08:10-22:00

HK50

03:15-06:00 ; 07:00-10:15 ; 11:15-17:45

JPN225

01:00-22:15 ; 22:30-23:00

US30

00:00-22:15 ; 22:30-23:00

NAS100

00:00-22:15 ; 22:30-23:00

US500

00:00-22:15 ; 22:30-23:00

US2000

02:00-00:00

USDX

02:00-23:00

US SHARES

15:30-22:00

 

*The above schedule may be subject to change.

 

 

0001 January 01

FXORO’s physical and mailing address and registered office changed to: Petrou Tsirou 82, Mesa Geitonia, 3076, Limassol, Cyprus, P.O.BOX 53101. Therefore, relevant changes were made to FXORO’s website and FXORO Account Documents.  

2016 June 26

Due to uncertainty in the markets and the increasing volatility, at the market opening on the 26th of June, all spreads are set as floating until conditions will resume stability.