EGX Market Holidays


Egypt Flag 2019 Egyptian Exchange Holidays

The Egyptian Exchange (EGX) is a stock exchange located in Cairo, Egypt with a market cap of $42376.99 Trillion.

The Egyptian Exchange is open five days per week for four hours per day and is closed for fourteen 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 Egyptian Exchange Holiday?

The next Egyptian Exchange holiday is Armed Forces Day and will be observed on October 6, 2019 which is 1 week from now.

List of 2019 Egyptian Exchange Market Holidays (14)

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2019 Banks Holiday January 1, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Coptic Christmas Day January 7, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Revolution Day January 24, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Sinai Liberation Day April 25, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Coptic Easter Sunday April 28, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Sham El Nessim April 29, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Labour Day May 1, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Eid al-Fitr June 4, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Eid al-Fitr June 5, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Banks Holiday July 1, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Revolution Day July 23, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Eid al-Adha August 11, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Eid al-Adha August 12, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Armed Forces Day October 6, 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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