Global OTC

Global OTC Trading Hours and Holidays

Trading Hours

 

Pre-Opening Session: 3:30 a.m. ET

  • Limit orders can be entered and will be queued until the Limit Order Auction at 8 a.m. ET

Opening Session: 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET

  • 7:59 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. ET - Opening Auction Freeze Period
  • 8:00 a.m. ET - Opening Auction
  • 9:29 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET - Market Order Auction Freeze Period
  • 9:30 a.m. ET - Market Order Auction

Orders that are eligible for the Opening Auction may not be canceled one minute prior to the Opening Session until the conclusion of the Opening Auction.

Market Orders and Auction-Only Limit Orders may not be canceled. Market Orders and Auction-Only Limit. Orders may not be entered on the same side as an imbalance.

Core Trading Session: 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET

  • 3:59 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET - Closing Auction Freeze Period
  • 4:00 p.m. ET - Closing Auction Run and Closing Price Disseminated. All Day Orders entered for the core session will be canceled

Market-on-Close (MOC) and Limit-on-Close (LOC) orders cannot be canceled. MOC and LOC orders may not be entered on the same side as an imbalance.

Extended Hours: 4:00 pm to 4:15 p.m. ET

  • 4:15 p.m. ET - Limit Orders entered after 4:00 p.m. ET are canceled

 

Holidays

Global OTC will observe U.S. holidays as listed below.

2017
New Years DayJanuary 1 (Observed Monday, January 4)
Martin Luther King, Jr. DayJanuary 16
Washington's BirthdayFebruary 20
Good FridayApril 14
Memorial DayMay 29
Independence DayJuly 4**
Labor DaySeptember 4
Thanksgiving Day November 24*
ChristmasDecember 25

*The market will close early at 1:00 p.m. ET on Friday, November 24, 2017 (the day after Thanksgiving).

**The market will close early at 1:00 p.m. ET on Monday, July 3, 2017.

Customer Support

For Global OTC Trading Support:
Email: trading@globalotc.com

For General Information and Support:
Phone: 1-888-599-4086
Email: info@globalotc.com

Contact Global OTC

Barry Scadden
bscadden@globalotc.com
1-888-599-4086