JSE Market Holidays
Is Johannesburg Stock Exchange closed for Freedom Day?
The stock market closed on Freedom Day. Freedom Day is one of the eleven market holidays observed by the Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg Stock Exchange was closed or will be closed for Freedom Day. The available dates range from 2016 to 2018.
When is the next "Freedom Day"?The Johannesburg Stock Exchange will next observe Freedom Day on April 27, 2018 which is 2 months from now.
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2016||Freedom Day||April 27, 2016||Closed|
|2017||Freedom Day||April 27, 2017||Closed|
|2018||Freedom Day||April 27, 2018||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.