Opening an Account

Available Investments

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Funding your Account

Making Withdrawals

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Account Management

Portfolio Transfers

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Placing Orders

Trade Settlements

Dividends

Trading in the US Markets

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US Tax Forms

Tax Reporting

Activity & Confirmations

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Market Times & Holiday Calendar

Market Times

The US equities market opens at 9:30am US Eastern Time and closes at 4:00pm. 

You can place orders at any time during or after market hours, but will only be executed during market hours.  

Please note that market orders placed between 4:00 -4:15pm US ET will be rejected as the equities market is in a closing auction.

Market Holidays

The US market is closed on the following days. For more information you can check on the NYSE website. 

HOLIDAY

2020

2021

2021

New Years Day

Wednesday, January 1

Friday, January 1

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday, January 20

Monday, January 18

Friday, January 17

Washington's Birthday

Monday, February 17

Monday, February 15

Friday, February 21

Good Friday

Friday, April 10

Friday, April 2

Wednesday, April 15

Memorial Day

Monday, May 25

Monday, May 31

Saturday, May 30

Independence Day

Friday, July 3 (July 4 holiday observed)

Monday, July 5 (July 4 holiday observed)

Saturday, July 4

Labor Day

Monday, September 7

Monday, September 6

Saturday, September 5

Thanksgiving Day

Thursday, November 26*

Thursday, November 25*

Thursday, November 24*

Christmas

Friday, December 25**

Friday, December 24 (Christmas holiday observed)

Monday, December 26 (Christmas holiday observed)

* Each market will close early at 1:00 p.m. (1:15 p.m. for eligible options) on Friday, November 27, 2020, Friday, November 26, 2021, and Friday, November 25, 2022 (the day after Thanksgiving). Crossing Session orders will be accepted beginning at 1:00 p.m. for continuous executions until 1:30 p.m. on these dates, and NYSE American Equities, NYSE Arca Equities, NYSE Chicago, and NYSE National late trading sessions will close at 5:00 pm. All times are Eastern Time.

** Each market will close early at 1:00 p.m. (1:15 p.m. for eligible options) on Thursday, December 24, 2020. Crossing Session orders will be accepted beginning at 1:00 p.m. for continuous executions until 1:30 p.m. on this date, and NYSE American Equities, NYSE Arca Equities, NYSE Chicago, and NYSE National late trading sessions will close at 5:00 pm. All times are Eastern Time.


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