HKEX Market Holidays


Hong Kong Flag 2018 Hong Kong Stock Exchange Holidays

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) is a stock exchange located in Hong Kong, Hong Kong with a market cap of $4189279.03 Trillion.

The Hong Kong Stock Exchange is open five days per week for five hours per day and is closed for fifteen 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 Hong Kong Stock Exchange Holiday?

The next Hong Kong Stock Exchange holiday is National Day and will be observed on October 1, 2019 which is 2 weeks from now.

List of 2018 Hong Kong Stock Exchange Market Holidays (15)

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2018 New Year's Day January 1, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 Lunar New Year February 16, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 The fourth day of Lunar New Year February 19, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 Good Friday March 30, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 Easter Monday April 2, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 Ching Ming Festival April 5, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 Labour day May 1, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 The Birthday of the Buddha May 22, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 Tuen Ng Festival June 18, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 The day following Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day July 2, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 The day following the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival September 25, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 National Day October 1, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 Chung Yeung Festival October 17, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 Christmas Day December 25, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 The first weekday after Christmas Day December 26, 2018 Closed (passed)

† 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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