Market Timings & Holidays

Holidays for the calendar year 2014

Sr. No.DateDayDescription
127-Feb-2014ThursdayMahashivratri
217-Mar-2014MondayHoli
308-Apr-2014TuesdayRam Navmi
414-Apr-2014MondayDr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti
518-Apr-2014FridayGood Friday
624-Apr-2014ThursdayParlimentary Elections
701-May-2014ThursdayMay Day
829-Jul-2014TuesdayRamzan ID
915-Aug-2014FridayIndependence Day
1029-Aug-2014FridayGanesh Chaturthi
1102-Oct-2014ThursdayMahatma Gandhi Jayanti
1203-Oct-2014FridayDasera
1306-Oct-2014MondayBakri ID
1423-Oct-2014ThursdayDiwali-Laxmi Pujan*
1524-Oct-2014FridayDiwali-Balipratipada
1604-Nov-2014TuesdayMoharram
1706-Nov-2014ThursdayGurunank Jayanti
1825-Dec-2014ThursdayChristmas

*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
126-Jan-2014SundayRepublic Day
213-Apr-2014SundayMahavir Jayanti
Sr. No.DateDayDescription
114-Jan-2014TuesdayId-E-Milad
219-Feb-2014WednesdayChhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Jayanti
327-Feb-2014ThursdayMahashivratri
417-Mar-2014MondayHoli
531-Mar-2014MondayGudi Padwa
601-Apr-2014TuesdayAnnual Closing of Banks
708-Apr-2014TuesdayRam Navami
814-Apr-2014MondayDr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti
918-Apr-2014FridayGood Friday
1024-Apr-2014ThursdayParlimentary Elections
1101-May-2014ThursdayMaharashtra Day
1214-May-2014WednesdayBuddha Pournima
1301-Jul-2014TuesdayAnnual Closing of RBI
1429-Jul-2014TuesdayRamzan ID
1515-Aug-2014FridayIndependence Day
1618-Aug-2014MondayParsi New Year
1729-Aug-2014FridayGanesh Chaturthi
1802-Oct-2014ThursdayGandhi Jayanti
1903-Oct-2014FridayDasera
2006-Oct-2014MondayBakri ID
2123-Oct-2014ThursdayDiwali- Laxmi Puja
2224-Oct-2014FridayDiwali-Balipratipada
2304-Nov-2014TuesdayMoharram
2406-Nov-2014ThursdayGurunanak Jayanti
2525-Dec-2014ThursdayChristmas

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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