Most active time for EUR/USD.

Discussion in 'Forex' started by Starting Over, May 27, 2008.

  1. What is the most active time for EUR/USD? For example, SP500 futures are most active from 9:30 am-10:30am and 3:00pm -4:00pm Eastern Time. Also, is there a major pair similar to the SP500 futures in terms of similarity in the most active times? Thanks in advance.
     
  2. active time= active hours
     
  3. When London and NY active hours overlap
     
  4. Thanks.
     
  5. Awesome.
     
  6. market hours
     
  7. pips / day / hour / pair

    note the statistics are now 4 yrs old
     
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  8. As mentioned earlier - the most active time for EUR/USD is usually the US/European overlap session - but there are often great moves during the London session -

    1. Asian Session (Tokyo) 7PM-4AM EST

    USD/JPY, GBP/CHF and GBP/JPY have large ranges during these hours.

    2. US Session (New York) 8AM-5PM EST

    GBP/USD, USD/CHF, GBP/JPY and GBP/CHF large daily ranges.

    3. European Session (London) 2AM-12PM EST

    GBP/JPY and GBP/CHF offer large daily ranges.

    4. US European Overlap Period 8AM-12PM EST

    This session sees alot of volatility.
     
  9. Those charts are the nuts. Thanks a million guys.
     
    #10     Jun 5, 2008