Currency market timings


What is the time of currency market across the globe


Across the globe, the forex markets are open 24 hours and 5 days a week. The Currency Derivative Segment of NSE is open for market hours from 9 am to 5 pm Monday to Friday only.


24/5 Non-Stop: Currency market is open for 24 hours and 5 days a week. You could say that currently, only 2 currency markets are running 24 hours non-stop, namely the Forex Market and Crypto Market which recently became a trending investment and trade. With this 24 hour trading time, we can set our own schedule to participate in the market freely.


To be specific, no currency exchange operates 24/7. Each country has it’s own timing. What happens is it is conducted between participants by electronic communication networks (ECNs) in various markets around the world. So, at any point of time one zone will be open due to time differences across the globe. This facilitate 24 hrs trading, connected via ECNs.