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 eleven 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 month from now.

List of 2018 Johannesburg Stock Exchange Market Holidays (11)

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2018 New Year's Day January 1, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 Human Rights Day March 21, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 Good Friday March 30, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 Family Day April 2, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 Freedom Day April 27, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 Workers Day May 1, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 National Women's Day August 9, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 Heritage Day September 24, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 Day of Reconciliation December 17, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 Christmas Day December 25, 2018 Closed (passed)
2018 Day of Goodwill 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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