Forex Market days

Forex Market London Stock Exchange plc. generally operates its Trading Services each weekday. It does however, recognise the Public and Bank Holidays of England & Wales and the impact on its Trading Services of these days are set out in the table below.

The operational hours of each of our trading services is set out in the Millennium Exchange & TRADEcho Business Parameters Document which can be found here.

Whilst the International Order Book observes the same trading calendar as the rest of our Trading Services it operates its own Settlement Calendar. View the IOB holiday & settlement Calendar

London Stock Exchange will keep its days of operation under review.

On Exchange Trading Services OTC (off-Exchange) Trade Reporting and SI quoting on TRADEcho
Friday 22 December 2017 Christmas Markets closing process commences from 12:30 London time.
Standard settlement day
Trade report submission ends at 13:15 London time
Monday 25 December 2017 Christmas Day NON-trading day.
Also NON-settlement day in EUI
Not available
Tuesday 26 December 2017 Boxing Day NON-trading day.
Also NON-settlement day in EUI
Not available
Friday 29 December 2017 New Year Markets closing process commences from 12:30 London time.
Standard settlement day
Trade report submission ends at 13:15 London time
Monday 1 January 2018 New Year’s Day NON-trading day.
Also NON-settlement day in EUI
Forex Market Not available
Friday 30 March 2018 Good Friday NON-trading day.
Also NON-settlement day in EUI
Forex Market Not available
Monday 2 April 2018 Easter Monday NON-trading day.
Also NON-settlement day in EUI
Not available
Monday 7 May 2018 Early May Bank Holiday NON-trading day.
Also NON-settlement day in EUI
Available as normal
Monday 28 May 2018 Spring Bank Holiday NON-trading day.
Also NON-settlement day in EUI
Available as normal
Monday 24 December 2018 Christmas Eve Markets closing process commences from 12:30 London time.
Standard settlement day
Trade report submission ends at 13:15 London time
Tuesday 25 December 2018 Christmas Day NON-trading day.
Also NON-settlement day in EUI
Not available
Wednesday 26 December 2018 Boxing Day NON-trading day.
Also NON-settlement day in EUI
Forex Market Not available
Monday 31 December 2018 New Year’s Eve Trading Markets closing process commences from 12:30 London time.
Standard settlement day
Trade report submission ends at 13:15 London time
Tuesday 1 January 2019 New Year’s Day NON-trading day.
Also NON-settlement day in EUI
Forex Market Not available