Event Notices

Notifications such as Holiday Trading Hours, Platform and Service Disruptions, Promotions, and Website Maintenance will posted here in advance.

2019 Europe Daylight Saving Time and Australia Standard Time Trading Schedule


16 March 2019

 

 

Dear Valued Client,

 

BCR would like to inform you that the trading hours will be adjusted on 31 March 2019 due to Europe beginning Daylight Saving Time and again on 7 April 2019 due to Australia returning to Standard Time.

 

The updated Trading Hours will be as follows:

 

Starting from 1 April 2019:

 

Index CFDs - #GER30

Trading hours:     Monday 06:01 GMT – Friday 19:45 GMT

Break time:          19:45 GMT – 06:01 GMT Daily

 

Starting from 8 April 2019:

 

Index CFDs – #AUS200

Trading hours:     Monday 00:01 GMT – Friday 20:45 GMT

Break time:          06:30 GMT – 07:31 GMT, 20:45 GMT – 00:01 GMT Daily

 

If you have any further questions regarding the above trading hours please contact us via online chat at www.bcrcorp.com.au or email us at inf[email protected] We look forward to providing you with the best service in the CFD industry.

 

Best Regards,

 

BCR

US Daylight Saving Time Trading Schedule


4 March 2019

 

Dear Valued Client,

 

BCR would like to inform you that the trading hours will be adjusted on Monday, 11 March 2019 due to the change to US Daylight Saving Time.

 

Forex
Trading hours: Sunday 21:05 GMT – Friday 20:55 GMT / Monday 08:05 – Saturday 07:55 (Sydney Time)

Break time: 20:55 GMT - 21:11 GMT/ 07:55 – 08:11 (Sydney Time) Daily


Precious Metals:
Trading hours: Sunday 22:01 GMT – Friday 20:45 GMT / Monday 09:01 –Saturday 07:45 (Sydney Time)

Break time: 21:00 GMT – 22:01 GMT / 08:00 – 09:01 (Sydney Time) Daily

 

USOIL, Natural Gas, Copper:

Trading hours: Sunday 22:01 GMT – Friday 20:00 GMT / Monday 09:01 –Saturday 07:00 (Sydney Time)

Break time: 21:00 GMT – 22:01 GMT / 08:00 – 09:01 (Sydney Time) Daily

 

Brent Crude Oil CFD:
Trading hours: Monday 00:01 GMT – Friday 20:00 GMT / Monday 11:01 –Saturday 07:00 (Sydney Time)

Break time: 21:00 GMT – 00:01 GMT / 08:00 – 11:01 (Sydney Time) Daily

 

Agriculture:

Trading hours: Monday 00:01 GMT – Friday 18:00 GMT / Monday 11:01 –Saturday 05:00 (Sydney Time)

Break time: 12:30 GMT – 13:31 GMT / 23:30 – 00:31 (Sydney Time) Daily

 

Index - S&P 500 (mini), NASDAQ 100(mini), Dow Jones (mini), Nikkei 225

Trading hours: Sunday 22:01 GMT – Friday 20:00 GMT / Monday 09:01 –Saturday 07:00 (Sydney Time)

Break time: 20:00 GMT – 22:01 GMT / 07:00 – 09:01 (Sydney Time) Daily

* Nikkei 225 Break time: 21:00 GMT – 22:01 GMT / 08:00 – 09:01 (Sydney Time) Daily

 

Stock

Trading hours: Monday 13:31 GMT – Friday 20:00 GMT / Tuesday 00:31 – Saturday 07:00 (Sydney Time) Daily

 

Cryptocurrencies

Trading hours: Sunday 21:05 GMT – Friday 20:55 GMT / Monday 08:05 – Saturday 07:55 (Sydney Time)

 

If you have any further questions regarding the above trading conditions please contact us via online chat at www.bcrcorp.com.au or email us at [email protected] We look forward to providing you with the best service in the CFD industry.

 

Regards,

BCR

Support for older MetaTrader 4 Desktop and Android versions is ending on March 1, 2019


Dear Valued Client,

After 1 March 2019, MetaTrader 4 desktop terminal builds below 1118 and MetaTrader 4 Android terminals below 1104 will no longer be supported. Older terminals will not be able to connect to brokers' trading servers. Please update your MetaTrader 4 terminal as soon as possible.

Regards
BCR
 

Malfunction of the US Futures Exchange [RESOLVED]


27 February 2019


Dear Valued Client,


US futures product trading as normal.


If you have any questions please contact us via online chat at www.bcrcorp.com.au or email us at [email protected] 


Regards
BCR

Malfunction of the US Futures Exchange


27 February 2019

Dear Valued Client,

Due to the malfunction of the US Futures Exchange, US futures product trading (Crude Oil, Natural Gas, Index...etc) will temporarily stop trading.

If you have any questions please contact us via online chat at www.bcrcorp.com.au or email us at [email protected] 

Regards

BCR
 

March 2019 Contracts-for-Difference Expiration Dates


25 February 2019

 

Dear Valued Client,

 

Please find below a list of upcoming expiration dates for specific BCR Contracts-for-Difference (CFD) in March 2019:

 

Nikkei 225 CFD:

#NKDH9 will expire at GMT 21:00 on 7 March 2019

 

S&P 500 CFD:

#ESH9 will expire at GMT 20:00 on 13 March 2019

 

NASDAQ 100 CFD:

#NQH9 will expire at GMT 20:00 on 13 March 2019

 

Dow Jones (Mini) CFD:

#YMH9 will expire at GMT 20:00 on 13 March 2019

 

US Crude Oil CFD:

#CLJ9 will expire at GMT 20:00 on 19 March 2019

 

Natural Gas CFD:

#NGJ9 will expire at GMT 20:00 on 26 March 2019

 

Brent Crude Oil CFD:

#BRNK9 will expire at GMT 20:00 on 28 March 2019

 

 *Product execution times on expiration dates are subject to change due to public holidays.

 **For more information and updates, please visit our website.

 

If you have any further questions regarding the above trading conditions please contact us via online chat at www.bcrcorp.com.au or email us at [email protected] We look forward to providing you with the best service in the CFD industry.

  

Regards,

 

BCR

U.S. President's Day Holiday


12 February 2019

 

Dear Client,

 

In observance of the U.S. President's Day Holiday, BCR’s trading hours will be adjusted for the following products:

 

Forex/ Brent Oil

 

Monday, 18 February 2019: Normal Trading Hours

 

Precious Metals/Copper/Natural Gas/USOIL

 

Monday, 18 February 2019: Trading closes at 18:00 GMT, then reopens at 23:01 GMT

 

 

Indices (S&P 500 (Mini), NASDAQ 100(Mini), Dow Jones (Mini), Nikkei 225)

 

Monday, 18 February 2019: Trading closes at 18:00 GMT, then reopens at 23:01 GMT

 

 

Spot Indices AUS200/GER30/A50/HKG50

 

Monday, 18 February 2019: Normal Trading Hours

 

Stock/Agriculture

 

Monday, 18 February 2019: Trading closed

Tuesday, 19 February 2019: Normal Trading Hours

 

Cryptocurrencies

 

Monday, 18 February 2019: Trading closes at 18:00 GMT, then reopens at 23:01 GMT

 

*Spreads may fluctuate due to market volatility on the holiday. The above holiday schedule is subject to change.

 

If you have any further questions regarding the above trading conditions please contact us via online chat at www.bcrcorp.com.au or email us at [email protected] We look forward to providing you with the best service in the CFD industry.

 

Regards,

BCR

February 2019 Contracts-for-Difference Expiration Dates


28 January 2019

 

Dear Valued Client,

 

Please find below a list of upcoming expiration dates for specific BCR Contracts-for-Difference (CFD) in February 2019:

 

US Crude Oil CFD:

#CLH9 will expire at GMT 21:00 on 19 February 2019

 

Natural Gas CFD:

#NGH9 will expire at GMT 21:00 on 25 February 2019

 

Brent Crude Oil CFD:

#BRNJ9 will expire at GMT 21:00 on 27 February 2019

  

Copper CFD:

#CopperH9 will expire at GMT 21:00 on 27 February 2019

 

Agriculture CFD:

#CornH9 will expire at GMT 19:00 on 28 February 2019

#SoybeanH9 will expire at GMT 19:00 on 28 February 2019

#WheatH9 will expire at GMT 19:00 on 28 February 2019

 

If you have any further questions regarding the above trading conditions please contact us via online chat at www.bcrcorp.com.au or email us at [email protected] We look forward to providing you with the best service in the CFD industry.

 

 *Product’s execution time on expire date is subject to change due to public holiday.

 

 **For more detail, please keep update our Event Notices.

  

Regards,

 

BCR

Chinese Lunar New Year Holiday


24 January 2019

 

Dear Valued Client,

 

In observance of the Chinese Lunar New Year Holiday (2 February 2019 - 10 February 2019), BCR’s trading hours will be adjusted for the following products:

 

Spot Indices (HKG50)

Monday, 4 February 2019: Trading closes at 04:00 GMT

Tuesday, 5 February 2019: Trading closed

Wednesday, 6 February 2019: Trading closed

Thursday, 7 February 2019: Trading closed

Friday, 8 February 2019: Normal Trading Hours

 

Please noted that the processing time required for deposit & withdrawals in the Greater China regions (2 February 2019 - 10 February 2019) may be affected. Customer Service as usual.

 

It is the Client’s responsibility to actively monitor and manage their open positions, including ensuring that they meet the Maintenance Margin Requirements and arranging deposit & withdrawals in advance.

 

*Spreads may fluctuate due to market volatility on the holiday. The above holiday schedule is subject to change.

 

If you have any further questions regarding the above trading conditions please contact us via online chat at www.bcrcorp.com.au or email us at [email protected] We look forward to providing you with the best service in the CFD industry.

 

Regards,

BCR

Australia Day Holiday Schedule


22 January 2019

 

Dear Valued Client,

 

In observance of the Australia Day Holiday, BCR’s trading hours will be adjusted for the following product:

 

Spot Indices (AUS200)

 

Monday, 28 January 2019 - Trading opens late at GMT 06:31

 

*Spreads may fluctuate due to market volatility on the holiday. The above holiday schedule is subject to change.

 

If you have any further questions regarding the above trading conditions please contact us via online chat at www.bcrcorp.com.au or email us at [email protected] We look forward to providing you with the best service in the CFD industry.

 

Regards,

BCR