National Stock Exchange
Headquartered in Mumbai, the National Stock Exchange (NSE) is one of India’s leading stock exchanges. It is fully automated and offers transparent trading, clearing, and settlement services. The NSE offers various products, including equities, indices, mutual funds, and exchange-traded funds (ETFs).
NSE Trading Hours
Regular hours for India’s National Stock Exchange (NSE) extend from an opening time of 9:15 a.m. to a closing time of 3:30 p.m. local time (11:45 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. EST, or 10:45 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. EST), Monday through Friday.
Equities Segment Market Timings
Except weekends (Saturdays and Sundays) and the exchange’s pre-declared holidays, equities segment trading takes place on all days of the week.
Trading hours are subject to reduction, extension, or advancement if deemed necessary by the exchange. The market could, however, be opened on pre-declared holidays or closed on days besides the below-mentioned scheduled holidays.
- Order entry and modification: opens at 9:00 a.m. and closes at 09:08 a.m. (plus last one minute for random closure).
- Pre-open order matching commences immediately following the closure of pre-open order entry.
Regular Trading Session
- Normal/Retail Debt/Limited Physical Market: opens at 9:15 a.m. and closes at 3:30 p.m.
- For the block deal session, the time slot is 9:15 a.m. to 9:50 a.m.
- Time slot: 3:40 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
NSE 2017 Holiday Calendar
The National Stock Exchange will be closed for trading to observe a number of holidays throughout the calendar year. Below you will find the NSE holidays schedule for 2017.
A different circular will be supplied beforehand if the exchange changes/alters any of the below-listed holidays.
|NSE Holidays 2017||Date||Day|
|Republic Day||January 26||Thursday|
|Municipal Corporation Elections||February 21||Tuesday|
|Gudi Padwa||March 24||Tuesday|
|Ram Navami||April 4||Tuesday|
|Good Friday & Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti||April 14||Friday|
|Maharashtra Day||May 1||Monday|
|Buddha Pournima||May 10||Wednesday|
|Id-Ul_Fitr (Ramzan Id)||June 26||Monday|
|Independence Day||August 15||Tuesday|
|Parsi New Year||August 17||Thursday|
|Ganesh Chaturthi||August 25||Friday|
|Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti||October 2||Monday|
|Diwali* Laxmi Pujan||October 19||Thursday|
|Diwali Balipratipada||October 20||Friday|
*Note: Muhurat Trading will be conducted on October 19, 2017. Timings of Muhurat Trading shall be notified subsequently.