Trading Calendar and Hours

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Trading Calendar and Hours

As of the close of trading on March 29, 2019, CX Futures Exchange, L.P. will discontinue listing of FX and gold binary options instruments until further notice. On April 1, 2019 any remaining account balances will be moved to a corresponding account on the Exchange’s weather trading platform. For more information, please contact us.

Trading Hours

Contracts listed on CX are generally open for trading Sunday 6:30 PM ET until Friday 4:00 PM ET, except as noted below.

Weather Trading Hours

Daily Snow and Rain contracts are available for continuous trading every day of the year.Atlantic Named Storm Landfall contracts are available for continuous trading during weekdays from January through November each year. Weekend and holiday trading are available during periods of imminent storm activity. Please refer to this page for weather trading schedule updates.

Monthly Rainfall contracts are available for continuous trading during weekdays throughout the year. Weekend and holiday trading are available during the last 5 calendar days leading up to the Last Trading Day of each month.

Forex & Metals Trading Hours

No trading in forex & metals contracts shall occur between the hours of 4:00 PM ET and 6:30 PM ET on any Exchange trading day.

Note that trading may be suspended for routine maintenance and any announced periods of non-routine maintenance.


There will be no trading on the CX forex & metals market during the holidays listed below, unless otherwise posted. On the evening prior to these days, trading will not begin at 6:30 PM ET as usual. Trading will instead resume at 6:30 PM ET on the day of the holiday, which will be the start of trading for the following business day, unless the holiday falls on a Friday, in which case trading will resume on the following Sunday at 6:30 PM ET.

Holidays in 2018 Holidays in 2019
New Year’s Day  January 2 January 1
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day January 15 January 21
Presidents’ Day February 19 February 18
Good Friday March 30 (Friday) April 19 (Friday)
Memorial Day May 28 May 27
Independence Day July 4 July 4
Labor Day September 3 September 2
Thanksgiving Day November 22 November 28
Christmas Day December 25 December 25