HKEX Market Holidays
Is Hong Kong Stock Exchange closed for Lunar New Year?
The stock market closed on Lunar New Year. Lunar New Year is one of the fifteen market holidays observed by the Hong Kong 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 Hong Kong Stock Exchange was closed or will be closed for Lunar New Year. The available dates range from 2016 to 2019.
When is the next "Lunar New Year"?No future holidays found.
Lunar New Years
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2017||Lunar New Year||January 30, 2017 †||Closed|
|2017||Lunar New Year||January 31, 2017 †||Closed|
|2018||Lunar New Year||February 16, 2018||Closed|
|2019||Lunar New Year||February 5, 2019||Closed|
|2019||Lunar New Year||February 6, 2019||Closed|
|2019||Lunar New Year||February 7, 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.