Holidays for the calendar year 2017

Holidays for the calendar year 2017

Holidays for the calendar year 2017

SAS online is sharing the lists of holidays for equity, commodity and currency. However, you can see the list of holidays of 2017 here but we have made a list of these at one place. You can also see the MCX holidays and by BSE India and  NSE India circular 

Holidays for the calendar year 2017: Equities

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 Eid-al-Fitr (Ramzan Eid)
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

 

Trading Holidays Trading shall be notified subsequently.

  • The Exchange may alter/change any of the above holidays, for which a separate circular shall be issued in advance.

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

Clearing Holidays

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 28-Mar-2017 Tuesday Gudi Padwa
5 04-Apr-2017 Tuesday Ram Navami
6 14-Apr-2017 Friday Good Friday/ Ambedkar Jayanti
7 01-May-2017 Monday Maharashtra Day
8 10-May-2017 Wednesday Buddha Pournima
9 26-Jun-2017 Monday Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramzan ID)
10 15-Aug-2017 Tuesday Independence Day
11 17-Aug-2017 Thursday Parsi New Year
12 25-Aug-2017 Friday Ganesh Chaturthi
13 02-Oct-2017 Monday Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
14 19-Oct-2017 Thursday Diwali- Laxmi Pujan
15 20-Oct-2017 Friday Diwali-Balipratipada
16 01-Dec-2017 Friday Id-E-Milad
17 25-Dec-2017 Monday Christmas

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:

  1. 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.
  2. 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

3. The Closing Session is held between40 hrsand 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.

MCX  Trading Holidays for the calendar year 2017

No. Date Day Description Day session Evening session
1 26/01/2017 Thursday Republic Day Closed Closed
2. 24/02/2017 Friday Mahashivratri Closed Open
3. 13/03/2017 Monday Holi (2nd day) Closed Open
4. 04/04/2017 Tuesday Ram Navami Closed Closed
5. 09/04/2017 Sunday Mahavir Jayanti Closed Open
6. 14/04/2017 Friday Good Friday Closed Closed
7. 14/04/2017 Friday Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti Closed Closed
8. 01/05/2017 Monday Maharashtra Day Closed Open
9. 10/05/2017 Wednesday Buddha Purnima Closed Closed
10. 26/06/2017 Monday Ramzan ID (Id-UI-Fitar) Closed Open
11. 15/08/2017 Tuesday Independence Day Closed Closed
12. 25/08/2017 Friday Ganesh Chaturthi Closed Open
13. 02/09/2017 Saturday Bakri ID (Id-UI-Zua) Closed Open
14. 30/09/2017 Saturday Dassera Closed Open
15. 01/10/2017 Sunday Moharum Closed Open
16. 02/10/2017 Monday Gandhi Jayanti Closed Closed
17. 19/10/2017 Thursday Diwali – Laxmi Pujan Closed Open (Muhurat trading)*
18. 20/10/2017 Friday Diwali – Balipratipada Closed Open
19. 04/11/2017 Saturday Guru Nanak Jayanti Closed Open
20. 30/11/2017 Thursday Id-E-Milad Closed Open
21. 25/12/2017 Monday Christmas Closed Closed

India Commodity Market Timings (MCX Trading Time / NCDEX Trading Hours)

Trading in commodity market takes place on all days of the week (except Saturdays and Sundays and holidays declared by the Exchange in advance). Please note that market trading hours may change. Please visit MCX / NCDEX website for more detail. Current market timings of the commodity segment in India are:

  • Morning Session Timing: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Evening Session Timing: 5:00 PM – 11:30 PM / 11:55 PM*

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