World Stock Market Timings

World Stock Market Timings as per Indian Time

As we all know Indian stock markets are open at 9:15 a.m. and close at 3:30 p.m. (IST). There are many stock markets that exist across the globe.


There are many stock market exchanges existing around the world and their opening and closing time vary. Some of the main stock market exchange around the world is the New York Stock exchange, London Stock exchange; shanghai stock exchange, Swiss exchange, and NASDAQ. For most of the stock exchanges, trading is conducted from Monday to Friday and they remain closed on Saturday, Sunday and trading holidays declared by the stock exchanges.


Now, let’s have look at the trading timings of world stock market exchanges.


Stock ExchangeCountryOpening Time (IST)

Closing Time

(IST)

Japan Exchange Group

Japan

5:30 AM

11:30 AM

Australian Securities Exchange

Australia

5:30 AM

11:30 AM

Korea Exchange

South Korea

5:30 Am

11:30 AM

Taiwan Stock Exchange

Taiwan

6:30 AM

11:00 Am

Hong Kong Stock Exchange

Hong Kong

6:45 AM

1:30 PM

Shanghai Stock Exchange

China

7:00 AM

12:30 PM

Shenzhen Stock Exchange

China

7:00 AM

12:30 PM

Deutsche Borse

Germany

12:30 PM

2:30 AM

JSE Limited

South Africa

12:30 PM

8:30 PM

Euronext

European Union

12:30 PM

9:00 PM

SIX Swiss Exchange

Switzerland

1:30 PM

10:00 PM

BME Spanish Exchange

Spain

1:30 PM

10:00 PM

London Stock Exchange

UK and Italy

1:30 PM

10:00 PM

BM&F Bovespa

Brazil

6:30 PM

1:30 AM

New York Stock Exchange

USA

7:00 PM

1:30 AM

NASDAQ

USA

7:00 PM

1:30 AM

TMX Group

Canada

8:00 PM

2:30 AM

Trading Hours of New York Stock Exchange (USA)

The New York stock exchange (NYSE) is located in New York City, and it is one of the largest stock exchanges in the world.  As of 2019, the trading timing of NYSE is from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m (Local time).


NASDAQ Opening Time: The NASDAQ is an American stock exchange that functions as a global electronic marketplace for securities trading. Pre-market trading sessions are from 4 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. local time. It extended trading hours from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.   The normal trading hours start at 9.30 a.m. and end at 4 p.m.


Canada’s Toronto Stock Exchange opens at 9:30 a.m. and closes at 4 p.m., local time and there is no lunch break during the trading period.

Trading Hours in Asia

The trading timings of the Shanghai Stock Exchange are from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. local time and it has a break period from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.


Tokyo Stock Exchange (Japan) opens at 9:00 a.m. and close at 3 p.m. local time, with a lunchtime from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.


The Hong Kong Stock Exchange starts at 9:30 a.m. and closes at 4:00 p.m. local time, and it has a lunch period from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.

Trading Hours in Europe

The London Stock Exchange opens at 8 a.m. and closes at 4:30 p.m. local time with no lunch period.


Euronext (Paris stock exchange) opens at 9:00 a.m. and close at 5:30 p.m., local time, with no lunch period.


The Swiss Exchange opens at 9:00 a.m. and closes at 5:30 p.m. (Local time), and it has no lunch period.


As we all know Indian stock markets are open at 9:15 a.m. and close at 3:30 p.m. (IST). Now let’s have a look at, world stock market timings as per Indian Standard Time.