04:00 - 12:00
04:30 - 10:00
10:00 - 18:30
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
16:30 - 23:00
17:00 - 02:00
01:00 - 10:00
It is characterized by a calm market situation. At this time, the Bank of Japan publishes economic news. Activity is observed in currency pairs with yen and other “Asian” currencies. The pairs EUR / USD and AUD / USD NZD / USD are also active
The opening of the session is relatively calm, the peak of the movement falls on the opening of the London Stock Exchange. At this time, important economic news of European countries. The greatest volatility is observed in the main currency pairs: GBP / CHF; GBP / JPY; USD / CHF; EUR / USD.
The beginning of the session is quite active, American banks begin to work, but there are no significant changes. The market comes to life during the opening of the New York Stock Exchange. Important economic news comes to the American session and trading is put more active and aggressive. The American and Canadian dollars are well traded, as well as the pairs GBR / JPY and GBR / CHF.
It is characterized by low trading volume and minimal market price fluctuations. Couples are considered to be in demand, including the New Zealand and Australian dollars.
The least active time period on the market. Bidding is very thin, this period
suitable for traders fearing risks for their positioning on
opening bidding in Europe.
At this time, activity in the market reaches its greatest swing, since at this time trading is carried out on two
the world's largest markets at the same time. At this time accounted for 70% of all transactions in foreign exchange
market for the European session and 80% of all transactions for the American session