SGX Market Holidays
Is Singapore Exchange closed for Vesak Day?
The stock market closed on Vesak Day. Vesak Day is one of the fourteen market holidays observed by the Singapore 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 Singapore Exchange was closed or will be closed for Vesak Day. The available dates range from 2016 to 2020.
When is the next "Vesak Day"?The Singapore Exchange will next observe Vesak Day on May 20, 2019 which is 1 month from now.
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2016||Vesak Day||May 21, 2016||Closed|
|2017||Vesak Day||May 10, 2017||Closed|
|2018||Vesak Day||May 29, 2018||Closed|
|2019||Vesak Day||May 20, 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.