OMX Market Holidays
Is Stockholm Stock Exchange closed for Ascension Day?
The stock market partially closed on Ascension Day. Ascension Day is one of the thirteen market holidays observed by the Stockholm 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 Stockholm Stock Exchange was closed or will be closed for Ascension Day. The available dates range from 2016 to 2018.
When is the next "Ascension Day"?The Stockholm Stock Exchange will next observe Ascension Day on May 9, 2018 which is 4 months from now.
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2016||Ascension Day||May 4, 2016 †||Open, 9:00-1:00pm ‡|
|2016||Ascension Day||May 5, 2016||Closed|
|2017||Ascension Day||May 24, 2017||Open, 9:00-1:00pm ‡|
|2017||Ascension Day||May 25, 2017||Closed|
|2018||Ascension Day||May 9, 2018 †||Open, 9:00-1:00pm ‡|
|2018||Ascension Day||May 10, 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.