ASX Market Holidays

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December 23rd 2016

The stock market partially closed on Christmas Day. Christmas Day is one of the eight market holidays observed by the Australia Stock Exchange each year.

The dates on which stock exchanges close differ between regions and do no necessarily align with the typical bank holidays in a given country. In fact, the exact holiday schedules change unpredictable year to year based on a number of factors.

The table below shows the list of passed and future dates on which the Australia Stock Exchange was closed or will be closed for Christmas Day. The available dates range from 2016 to 2020.

When is the next "Christmas Day"?

The Australia Stock Exchange will next observe Christmas Day on December 25, 2017 which is 5 months from now.

Christmas Days

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2016 Christmas Day December 23, 2016 Open, 10:00-2:10pm
2016 Christmas Day December 26, 2016 Closed
2017 Christmas Day December 25, 2017 Closed
2018 Christmas Day December 25, 2018 Closed
2019 Christmas Day December 25, 2019 Closed

† Indicates the stock exchange is closed on a different day than the official date on which the holiday is typically celebrated. This is typically the case when a holiday falls on a non-business day.

‡ Indicates that the stock exchange has special hours due to a holiday rather than a full closure. Special Hours and Holiday Closures are always taken into account when computing the Opening/Closing Bell Countdown.


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