NSE Trading Holidays 2017

Writer-Mcx Sure Gain

There are number of segments in Indian share market as MCX, NSE CASH, NSE FUTURES AND OPTION, NCDEX, FOREX, AND COMEX etc, and we all know that share market takes place on all days except Saturday and Sunday. But there are some more holidays when share market closes, so that today we are here to know about equity’s holidays, because all the trader must have the knowledge about those holidays as well.

NSE (Equities Segment) trading holidays 2017 is discussed below:

 

Sr. No.

Date

Day

Description

1

26-Jan-2017

Thursday

Republic Day

2

24-Feb-2017

Friday

Mahashivratri

3

13-Mar-2017

Monday

Holi

4

04-Apr-2017

Tuesday

Ram Navami

5

14-Apr-2017

Friday

Dr.Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti/ Good Friday

6

01-May-2017

Monday

Maharashtra Day

7

26-Jun-2017

Monday

Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramzan ID)

8

15-Aug-2017

Tuesday

Independence Day

9

25-Aug-2017

Friday

Ganesh Chaturthi

10

02-Oct-2017

Monday

Mahatama Gandhi Jayanti

11

19-Oct-2017

Thursday

Diwali-Laxmi Pujan*

12

20-Oct-2017

Friday

Diwali-Balipratipada

13

25-Dec-2017

Monday

Christmas

*Muhurat Trading will be conducted. Timings of Muhurat Trading shall be notified subsequently.

The holidays falling on Saturday / Sunday are as follows:

Sr. No.

Date

Day

Description

1

09-Apr-2017

Sunday

Mahavir Jayanti

2

02-Sep-2017

Saturday

Bakri ID

3

30-Sep-2017

Saturday

Dasera

4

01-Oct-2017

Sunday

Moharram

5

04-Nov-2017

Saturday

Gurunanak Jayanti

Market Timings

Trading on the equities segment takes place on all days of the week (except Saturdays and Sundays and holidays declared by the Exchange in advance). The market timings of the equities segment are:

 

A) Pre-open session
Order entry & modification Open : 09:00 hrs
Order entry & modification Close : 09:08 hrs
*with random closure in last one minute. Pre-open order matching starts immediately after close of pre-open order entry.

B) Regular trading session
Normal / Limited Physical Market Open : 09:15 hrs
Normal / Limited Physical Market Close : 15:30 hrs

Block deal session is held between 09:15 hrs and 09:50 hrs

 

C) The Closing Session is held between 15.40 hrs and 16.00 hrs

Note: The Exchange may however close the market on days other than the above schedule holidays or may open the market on days originally declared as holidays. The Exchange may also extend, advance or reduce trading hours when its deems fit and necessary.