CSE Market Holidays
2019 Colombo Stock Exchange Holidays
The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) is a stock exchange located in Colombo, Sri Lanka with a market cap of $14.88 Billion.
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 Colombo Stock Exchange is closed in observance of Vesak Full Moon Poya Day and will reopen on .
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|
|2019||Id-Ul-Fitr||June 5, 2019||Closed|
|2019||Esala Full Moon Poya Day||July 16, 2019||Closed|
|2019||Id-Ul-Alha||August 12, 2019||Closed|
|2019||Nikini Full Moon Poya Day||August 14, 2019||Closed|
|2019||Binara Full Moon Poya Day||September 13, 2019||Closed|
|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.