The NSE, or National Stock Exchange, is a vital part of the Indian stock market. As such, any changes to its schedule can have a significant impact on traders. With that in mind, let’s take a look at the NSE holidays in 2021 and what they mean for trading.
What are the NSE holidays in 2021
The National Stock Exchange (NSE) is a leading stock exchange in India. It is the world’s 11th largest stock exchange by market capitalization. The NSE was established in 1992 and is located in Mumbai.
The NSE has over 2,000 listed companies with a market capitalization of over $2 trillion. The NSE offers a wide range of products including equities, derivatives, debt, and commodities. It also provides trading, clearing, and settlement services for all its products.
The NSE holidays for 2021 are as follows:
January 1 – New Year’s Day
January 26 – Republic Day
April 2 – Good Friday
April 14 – Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti
May 1 – Maharashtra Day
May 13 – Id-ul-Fitr*
August 15 – Independence Day
August 22 – Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid)*
October 2 – Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
November 4 – Diwali* – Laxmi Puja
December 25 – Christmas Day
*Subject to moon sighting
When is the next NSE holiday
NSE holidays are announced well in advance so that investors can make informed decisions about their trades. The next NSE holiday is on Monday, January 1, 2018.
What NSE holidays are coming up
The National Stock Exchange of India Ltd. (NSE) is the leading stock exchange in India and lists some of the country’s largest companies. NSE was established in 1992 and is headquartered in Mumbai. The NSE offers a range of services, including trading, clearing, settlement, and depository services. It also provides a platform for trading in equity, debt, and derivatives instruments.
There are a number of upcoming NSE holidays:
-Mahashivratri: Monday, February 24
-Holi: Tuesday, March 10
-Gudi Padwa: Wednesday, April 1
-Ram Navami: Thursday, April 9
-Maharashtra Day: Friday, May 1
-Vesak / Buddha Jayanthi: Saturday, May 17
-Idu’l Fitr: Sunday, June 14
-Ratha Yatra: Monday, July 6
-Independence Day: Wednesday, August 12
-Janmashtami: Thursday, August 27
-Ganesh Chaturthi: Sunday, September 6
-Muharram: Tuesday, September 22
What are the NSE trading hours during holidays
The NSE trading hours during holidays are as follows:
-The NSE will be closed on weekends and on the following holidays: New Year’s Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Presidents’ Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
-The NSE will have shortened trading hours on the following holidays: Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.
Is the NSE open on weekends
The NSE is not open on weekends.
What are the NSE trading days in a week
The National Stock Exchange of India Ltd. (NSE) is the leading stock exchange in India, located in Mumbai. NSE was established in 1992 as the first demutualized electronic exchange in the country. NSE was the first exchange in India to provide a platform for trading in derivatives instruments. It began operations in 1994 by offering futures contracts on the S&P CNX Nifty Index, which is now one of the most popular indices in India. The NSE offers trading in a variety of other financial instruments including equity stocks, debt instruments, government securities, and exchange-traded funds (ETFs).
The NSE trading days are from Monday to Friday. The market timings of the NSE are:
Pre-open session: 09:00 AM IST – 09:08 AM IST
Regular trading session: 09:15 AM IST – 03:30 PM IST
Post-close session: 04:00 PM IST – 05:00 PM IST
What are the NSE trading hours on weekdays
The NSE trading hours on weekdays are from 9:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This is the time when the stock market is open and people can buy and sell stocks. The NSE is the National Stock Exchange of India. It is located in Mumbai, Maharashtra.
How many NSE holidays are there in a year
NSE holidays are typically 10 days in a year. However, this may differ depending on the years. For example, in 2020 there were 11 NSE holidays. The number of NSE holidays usually does not exceed 11 days in a year.
Which holidays does the NSE close for
The NSE closes for all major holidays in the United States, including Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day.
Are there any special NSE holiday trading hours
The NSE has special holiday trading hours on Good Friday and Christmas Eve. On Good Friday, the NSE will be closed at 1:00 p.m. EST. Christmas Eve, the NSE will close early at 1:00 p.m. EST.