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Which market opens at 2am EST?

Newbie question - I see at 2am EST volume goes up on the NQ and ES some... I thought the London market opens at 3am EST... which market is opening at 2am? TIA!

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Depending on Daylight savings time the London market opens at 2 am EDT


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Depending on Daylight savings time the London market opens at 2 am EDT


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Thanks. I live in London and work a 9-5 job. Therefore, my window of trading "opportunity" is 8pm - 11pm London time. Given this what approach would you recommend if you were in my position? Thanks.

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Newbie question - I see at 2am EST volume goes up on the NQ and ES some... I thought the London market opens at 3am EST... which market is opening at 2am? TIA!


Frankfurt currently opens at 2AM EST... not sure if they handle DST like London does or not @ChrisTinaBruce??

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That makes sense, thanks...

I see a pickup at 2am and then a larger pickup at 3am on the NQ so that would make sense, Frankfurt at 2am and London at 3am...

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EUREX-futures (FDAX, BUND, eurostoxx50....) start at 2am EST, but the EUREX plans to start sooner some of their contracts, not sure if it will effect all their futures-contracts (because there is interest in Asia to trade this products).

Frankfurt and London start their Cash-session at 3am EST.

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