Prime Trading Times
Because you make money trading forex on just fractions of a cent called pips, it’s critical that you know the best times to trade each day. That differs for every currency depending upon the key market movers for that currency, which involve the releases of market-moving economic news.
In the following tables, we list the currency, the most actively traded currency pairs for that currency, and the market movers. The tables are developed by the most active trading hours by currency.
The currencies included in the tables are:
AUD: Australian dollar CAD: Canadian dollar CHF: Swiss franc EUR: Euro GBP: British pound JPY: Japanese yen NZD: New Zealand dollar USD: U.S. dollar
Trading Time: 1:45 A.M. ET, 5:45 GMT: Swiss ...