Share Market Holidays 2021 | Trading Holidays in MCX/NCDEX | Share Market Timings

Share Market Holidays 2021 | Trading Holidays in MCX/NCDEX | Share Market Timings



Stock market is a spot where the organization shares are listed and open for the investors to trade or invest in them.
One can buy or sell the organization shares based on the analysis you do on a organization. This is also called as the equity market.
Bombay stock exchange and National Stock Exchange are Indian exchanges which facilitate the equity trade.
Families across the India can plan for mini-vacation with so many upcoming holidays.
Same like, even offices like the NSE and BSE will also have holidays, and the stock market will be closed for the said days.
Let us see when does the market close at 2021.
Here’s a list of Share Market Holidays 2021.

Share Market Holidays 2021

  1. Republic Day: January 26, 2021, Tuesday
  2. Mahashivratri: March 11, 2021, Thursday
  3. Holi: March 29, 2021, Monday
  4. Good Friday: April 02, 2021, Friday
  5. Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti: April 14, 2021, Wednesday
  6. Ram Navami: April 21, 2021, Wednesday
  7. Mahavir Jayanti: April 25, 2021, Sunday
  8. Maharashtra Day: May 01, 2021, Saturday
  9. 7Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramzan Id)May 13,2021Thursday
  10. Bakri Id: July 21, 2021, Wednesday
  11. Independence Day: August 15, 2021, Sunday
  12. Muharram: August 19, 2021, Thursday
  13. Ganesh Chaturthi: September 10, 2021, Friday
  14. Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti: October 02, 2021, Saturday
  15. Dussehra: October 15, 2021, Friday
  16. Diwali : November 04, 2021, Thursday
  17. Diwali Balipratipada: November 05, 2021, Friday
  18. Gurunanak Jayanti: November 19, 2021, Friday
  19. Christmas: December 25, 2021, Saturday

Also Read Bank Holidays 2021

Trading Holidays in MCX 2021

National Commodity & Derivatives Exchange Limited (NCDEX) and Multi Commodity Exchange(MCX) were formed and became active exchanges for trading in commodities in 2003.
That’s means, NCDEX and MCX operate just like the stock exchanges in India.
The main difference being that they deal in commodities rather than in stocks and equity indices.
Both the NCDEX and the MCX were regulated by the FMC (Forward Markets commission) till 2016.
Here’s a complete list of Trading Holidays in MCX/NCDEX 2021.
HolidaysDateDayMorning sessionEvening session
New Year DayJanuary 01, 2021FridayOpenClosed
MahashivratriMarch 11, 2021ThursdayClosedOpen
HoliMarch 29, 2021MondayClosedOpen
Good FridayApril 02, 2021FridayClosedClosed
Dr.Babasaheb Ambedkar JayantiApril 14, 2021WednesdayClosedOpen
Ram NavamiApril 21, 2021WednesdayClosedOpen
Id-Ul-Fitr (Ramzan Id)May 25, 2021ThursdayClosedOpen
Diwali – Laxmi PujaNovember 04, 2021ThursdayClosedOpen
Diwali – BalipratipadaNovember 05, 2021MondayClosedOpen
Gurunanak JayantiNovember 30, 2021MondayClosedOpen

Share Market Timings 2021

Trading on the equities segment takes place on all days of the week (except Saturdays and Sundays and holidays).
The Share Market timings of the equities segment are:

Pre-open session
Order entry & modification Open09:00 hrs
Order entry & modification Close09:08 hrs*
*with random closure in last one minute.
Pre-open order matching starts immediately after close of pre-open order entry.
Regular trading session
Normal / Limited Physical Market Open09:15 hrs
Normal / Limited Physical Market Close15:30 hrs
Block Deal Session Timings
Morning Block Deal WindowThis window shall operate between 08:45 AM to 09:00 AM.
Afternoon Block Deal WindowThis window shall operate between 02:05 PM to 2:20 PM.
The Closing Session is held between 15.40 hrs and 16.00 hrs

Source – NSE BSE