JSE Market Holidays


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The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) is a stock exchange located in Johannesburg, South Africa with a market cap of $977495.66 Trillion.

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange is open five days per week for eight hours per day and is closed for thirteen 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 Johannesburg Stock Exchange Holiday?

The next Johannesburg Stock Exchange holiday is Heritage Day and will be observed on September 24, 2019 which is 1 week from now.

List of 2016 Johannesburg Stock Exchange Market Holidays (13)

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2016 New Year's Day January 1, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Human Rights Day March 21, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Good Friday March 25, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Family Day March 28, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Freedom Day April 27, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Workers Day May 1, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Banking Holiday May 2, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Youth Day June 16, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 National Women's Day August 9, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Heritage Day September 24, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Day of Reconciliation December 16, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Christmas Day December 25, 2016 Closed (passed)
2016 Day of Goodwill December 26, 2016 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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