CSE Market Holidays


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The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) is a stock exchange located in Colombo, Sri Lanka with a market cap of $14304.86 Trillion.

The Colombo Stock Exchange is open five days per week for five hours per day and is closed for twenty holidays per year.

All holidays listed below are the observed date, not the actual date. For example, if Christmas Day falls on a weekend many stock exchanges will close on the Friday before or the Monday after. Exchanges sometimes close multiple days for a holiday or have modified hours instead of fully closing.

This section contains holidays for all years from 2019 to 2016. Click the tabs below to navigate to different years.

When is the Next Colombo Stock Exchange Holiday?

The next Colombo Stock Exchange holiday is Holy Prophet’s Birthday and will be observed on November 11, 2019 which is 1 month from now.

List of 2019 Colombo Stock Exchange Market Holidays (20)

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2019 CSE Customary Holiday January 1, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Tamil Thai Pongal Holiday January 15, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 National Day February 4, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Navam Full Moon Poya Day February 19, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Mahasivarathri Day March 4, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Madin Full Moon Poya Day March 20, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day April 12, 2019 Open, 9:30-12:00pm (passed)
2019 Sinhala & Tamil New Year Day April 15, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Bak Full Moon Poya Day & Good Friday April 19, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 May Day May 1, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Vesak Full Moon Poya Day May 20, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Id-Ul-Fitr June 5, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Esala Full Moon Poya Day July 16, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Id-Ul-Alha August 12, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Nikini Full Moon Poya Day August 14, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Binara Full Moon Poya Day September 13, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Holy Prophet’s Birthday November 11, 2019 Closed
2019 Ill Full Moon Poya Day November 12, 2019 Closed
2019 Unduvap Full Moon Poya Day December 11, 2019 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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