We draw your attention to some changes in the trading schedule due to the upcoming US Labor Day on September 7, 2020.
- CFDs on Shares will be untradable all day long;
- Trading CFDs on US stock indices will be limited in time – inclusively until 8:00 p.m. (UTC+3);
- Trading Spot Metals and Energy will close at 8:00 p.m. (UTC+3) either.
Trading schedule will be back to normal from Tuesday, September 8.
The Apple (traded under #AAPL symbol) and Tesla (#TSLA) corporations have announced plans to split their shares in proportion 4 to 1 and 5 to 1 correspondingly. In connection with that, we are asking our clients who have open positions on these instruments to take into account the following information:
In the period from the market close on Friday, August 28 to the market opening on Monday, August 31, the orders on #AAPL and #TSLA will be closed and reopened on the following conditions:
#AAPL: all market orders will be closed and new orders of the volume 4 times bigger than the previous ones will be opened at the price 4 times lower than the previous price. At the same time, all pending orders, as well as take-profit and stop-loss orders will be canceled.
#TSLA: all market orders will be closed and new orders of the volume 5 times bigger than the previous ones will be opened at the price 5 times lower than the previous price. At the same time, all pending orders, as well as take-profit and stop-loss orders will be canceled.
Please note that at the market opening on August 31, the quotes of CFDs on #AAPL will be approximately 4 times lower than the closing quotes as of August 28, while #TSLA quotes will be 5 times lower than the previous closing price.
Please pay attention that the trading hours will be changed for July 3, 2020 in the UTC+3 time zone in connection with the upcoming Independence Day:
Trading CFDs on shares will not be available on July 3, 2020, UTC+3
Trading CFDs on shares will be closed at 8 p.m. on July 3, 2020, UTC+3
Trading CFDs on US stock indices will last until 8 p.m. on July 3, 2020, UTC+3
Trading Spot Metals CFDs, as well as Energy and Metals CFDs, will be closed at 8 p.m. UTC+3 on July 3, 2020
Trading Agro and Goods futures will not be available on July 3, 2020, UTC+3
The mentioned changes will not apply to other trading instruments.
Normal trading schedule will resume on July 6, 2020 at 00.00 UTC+3
In relation to Memorial Day in the United States on May 25, 2020 temporary changes will be made to the trading schedule.
On Monday, trading on CFDs for metals and energy will close earlier than usual at 20:00.
Trading CFDs on stocks will be unavailable all day.
The trading hours on other trading instruments will not be changed.
Please factor in this information when planning your trade.
We are happy to inform our clients that InstaForex brand received the Best Affiliate Program award from the UK-based Global Brands Magazine. This award means a lot to us, as it acknowledges our efforts and dedication that we put forth to make our clients and partners happy with the first-class service.
The brand has won the Best Affiliate Program nomination thanks to the opinion and positive reviews of our partners. InstaForex will keep on working for its partners and clients in order to provide the best products in the global financial industry.
InstaForex was recognized as the Most Active Broker in Asia by the AtoZ Markets Forex Awards. As part of the brand, we are proud to share this news with our clients.
The winner was elected in an open vote that took place from January to February 2020. Thus, the excellence and reliability of InstaForex services were affirmed by the opinion of the AtoZ Markets community.
InstaForex received this award during the time when the competition in the Forex industry is at an all-time high. We appreciate traders` acknowledgment and votes. InstaForex will continue providing the best quality services to traders around the world.
Please pay attention to the changes in trading hours during Martin Luther King Day, a national holiday in the US.
On January 20th, 2020, spot metals trading (GOLD, SILVER, XAUUSD) will be closed earlier than usual at 08:00 p.m. The same change in trading hours applies to trading metals and energy futures.
On January 20th, 2020, CFDs on shares, Futures Agro, and Futures Goods are not available for trading.
Trading hours for other financial instruments remain unchanged. However, there can be low liquidity on the market during that period.
Please pay attention to the changes in trading hours during Christmas and New Year`s Eve holidays.
December 24 – all markets work on a regular schedule but close earlier than usual at 9:00 p.m.
December 25 – markets are closed
December 26 - all markets work on a regular schedule, opening at 01.00 a.m.
December 31 - all markets work on a regular schedule but close earlier than usual at 8:00 p.m.
January 1 – markets are closed
January 2 – markets open later than usual at 6.00 a.m.
*Trading cryptocurrencies is available on a regular basis during the holidays
**Opening new deals on ForexCrosses 4 and 5 can be limited from December 24 till January 3.
We are happy to announce that international brand InstaForex has entered into partnership with Borussia Dortmund (BVB), one of the most popular and renowned football clubs in Germany and across the world. Remarkably, BVB and InstaForex have a lot in common: holding numerous trophies and awards, both the legendary club and the reputable broker are immensely popular. We hope this cooperation will further promote the development of InstaForex brand, while our clients will to get to know Borussia Dortmund better.
We are happy to inform you that the ForexCopy system has become available for EU traders.
ForexCopy is the service enabling forex investors with a lack of trading experience to copy deals of successful traders. Meanwhile, seasoned investors can provide their trades in the system for copying.
The system makes it possible for traders to set up automatic copying of trades to their accounts in a matter of minutes.
Significantly, the copying settings can be customized. Thus, users can choose to close a losing trade.