MCX reduces trading time hours to 5pm from March 30 to April 14

Currently, trading on MCX is done from 9 am to 11 pm. From March 30 until April 14, trading will be done from 9 AM to 5 PM.

Mar 26, 2020 08:03 IST India Infoline News Service

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MCX said in the press note that in wake of coronavirus lockdown the trading hours will be reduced to 8 hours from March 30, until April 14.

Currently, trading on MCX is done from 9 am to 11 pm. From March 30 until April 14, trading will be done from 9 AM to 5 PM.

In view of the Novel Covid-19 virus pandemic outbreak and the nation-wide lockdown of 21 days in the country and according to discussions with SEBI, it has been decided to revise Trading timings, from Monday, March 30, 2020, to Tuesday, April 14, 2020.

The pre-open session for cancellation of orders with GTC/ GTD validity will commence 15 minutes before trade start time. Also, please note that there will be no evening session (trading session) available on April 2, 2020, April 6, 2020, and April 14, 2020. Further, there will be no change in the staggered delivery tender period for any commodity. Members are requested to further note that if there are any changes in the market timings beyond April 14, 2020, then the same will be informed through a separate circular, MCX said in the circular.

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