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Commodity Trading Hours
Commodities (Energy and Oil) Trading hours for Oil and Energy instruments:
XTI (WTI) & XNG (Natural Gas): Trading starts at 23:00 GMT+1 on Sunday and is active until 21:55 GMT+1 on Friday. There is a daily break in pricing between 22:00 GMT+1 until 23:00 GMT+1.
XBR (Brent Crude Oil): Trading starts at 1:00 GMT+1 on Sunday and is active until 21:55 GMT+1 on Friday. There is a daily break in pricing between 22:00 GMT+1 until 1:00 GMT+1.
Along with the global currency exchange markets, commodity markets offer various investment opportunities for retail traders worldwide. Commodities have been traded for centuries, and investors’ preference for these financial derivatives is attributed to the major role they play in portfolio diversification and risk management.
Investing in contract-based tradable goods is a reliable means of risk mitigation even during times of inflation or economic uncertainty, ensuring both the contract buyer and seller against drastic price movements that may cause increased losses.