Staying true to our track record of being the first to bring you news on all things trading, here’s the list of trading holidays for the calendar year 2017 as announced by the NSE. The list was made public on 5th December 2016. You can check out the official list here. But in case you’re looking for a one-page answer to all trading holidays across NSE, BSE, and MCX, Zerodha’s got your back.
Trading Holidays for NSE, BSE & MCX
|1||Republic Day||January 26, 2017||Thursday|
|2||Mahashivratri||February 24, 2017||Friday|
|3||Holi||March 13, 2017||Monday|
|4||Ram Navami||April 04, 2017||Tuesday|
|5||Good Friday||April 14, 2017||Friday|
|Dr.Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti||April 14, 2017||Friday|
|6||Maharashtra Day||May 01, 2017||Monday|
|7||Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramzan Id)||June 26, 2017||Monday|
|8||Independence Day||August 15, 2017||Tuesday|
|9||Ganesh Chaturthi||August 25, 2017||Friday|
|10||Mahatama Gandhi Jayanti||October 02, 2017||Monday|
|11||Diwali-Laxmi Pujan*||October 19, 2017||Thursday|
|12||Diwali-Balipratipada||October 20, 2017||Friday|
|13||Christmas||December 25, 2017||Monday|
*Muhurat Trading will be conducted on Thursday, October 19, 2017 (Diwali- Laxmi Pujan).
Timings for Muhurat Trading will be notified by the exchange subsequently.
Holidays On Saturday/Sunday
|1||Mahavir Jayanti||April 09, 2017||Sunday|
|2||Bakri ID||September 02, 2017||Saturday|
|3||Dasera||September 30, 2017||Saturday|
|4||Moharram||October 01, 2017||Sunday|
|5||Gurunanak Jayanti||November 04, 2017||Saturday|
Holidays For Currency Trading And Clearing & Settlement
In addition to the NSE and BSE holidays, the following holidays were announced for Currency Trading and for Clearing & Settlement. Find out more about settlement holidays and its impact on delivery based equity trading by reading our post here.
|1||Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti||February 19, 2017||Sunday|
|2||Annual Bank Closing||April 01, 2017||Saturday|
|3||Gudhi Padwa||March 28, 2017||Tuesday|
|4||Parsi New Year||August 17, 2017||Thursday|
|5||Id-e-Milad||December 1, 2017||Thursday|
Holidays For Commodity Trading- MCX/NCDEX
|Sr.No||Holidays||Date||Day||Morning Session||Evening Session*|
|1||New Year’s Day||01-Jan-17||Sunday||Closed||Closed|
|4||Holi (2nd Day)||13-Mar-17||Monday||Closed||Open|
|17||Diwali – Lakshmi Puja||19-Oct-17||Thursday||Closed||Open**|
|18||Diwali – Balipratipada||20-Oct-17||Friday||Closed||Open|
|19||Guru Nanak Jayanti||04-Nov-17||Saturday||Closed||Open|
Morning session – 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM Evening session – 05:00 PM to 11:30/11:55 PM
*5:00 PM to 9:00 PM/9:30 PM for Internationally linked Agricultural commodities
**Timings for Muhurat trading shall be notified by the exchange subsequently.
Hope this list helps you plan your holidays better. You can add the trading holiday list to your Google Calendar too. Just visit this link and click on the “Add Google calendar” widget on the bottom right corner of your screen.