Market Timings & Holidays

Holidays for the calendar year 2015

Sr. No.DateDayDescription
126-Jan-2015MondayRepublic Day
217-Feb-2015TuesdayMahashivratri
306-Mar-2015FridayHoli
402-Apr-2015ThursdayMahavir Jayanti
503-Apr-2015FridayGood Friday
614-Apr-2015TuesdayDr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti
701-May-2015FridayMaharashtra Day
817-Sep-2015ThursdayGanesh Chaturthi
925-Sep-2015FridayBakri ID
1002-Oct-2015FridayMahatma Gandhi Jayanti
1122-Oct-2015ThursdayDussehra
1211-Nov-2015WednesdayDiwali-Laxmi Pujan*
1312-Nov-2015ThursdayDiwali-Balipratipada
1425-Nov-2015WednesdayGurunanak Jayanti
1525-Dec-2015FridayChristmas

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

The holidays falling on Saturday / Sunday are as follows:

Sr. No.DateDayDescription
128-Mar-2015SaturdayRam Navami
218-Jul-2015SaturdayId-uI-Fitar (Ramzan ID)
315-Aug-2015SaturdayIndependence Day
424-Oct-2015SaturdayMuharram
Sr. No.DateDayDescription
126-Jan-2015MondayRepublic Day
217-Feb-2015TuesdayMahashivratri
319-Feb-2015ThursdayChhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti
406-Mar-2015FridayHoli
501-Apr-2015WednesdayAnnual Bank Closing
602-Apr-2015ThursdayMahavir Jayanti
703-Apr-2015FridayGood Friday
814-Apr-2015TuesdayDr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti
901-May-2015FridayMaharashtra Day
1004-May-2015MondayBuddha Pournima
1118-Aug-2015TuesdayParsi New Year
1217-Sep-2015ThursdayGanesh Chaturthi
1325-Sep-2015FridayBakri ID
1402-Oct-2015FridayMahatma Gandhi Jayanti
1522-Oct-2015ThursdayDussehra
1611-Nov-2015WednesdayDiwali-Laxmi Pujan
1712-Nov-2015ThursdayDiwali-Balipratipada
1825-Nov-2015WednesdayGurunanak Jayanti
1924-Dec-2015ThursdayId-e-Milad
2025-Dec-2015FridayChristmas

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 / Retail Debt / Limited Physical Market Open : 09:15 hrs
Normal / Retail Debt / 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.

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