KRX Market Holidays
Is South Korea Stock Exchange closed for Independence Movement Day?
The stock market closed on Independence Movement Day. Independence Movement Day is one of the seventeen market holidays observed by the South Korea 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 South Korea Stock Exchange was closed or will be closed for Independence Movement Day. The available dates range from 2016 to 2019.
When is the next "Independence Movement Day"?The South Korea Stock Exchange will next observe Independence Movement Day on March 1, 2019 which is 2 months from now.
Independence Movement Days
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2016||Independence Movement Day||March 1, 2016||Closed|
|2017||Independence Movement Day||March 1, 2017||Closed|
|2018||Independence Movement Day||March 1, 2018||Closed|
|2019||Independence Movement Day||March 1, 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.