International Holidays

China Public Holidays

Below is the holiday schedule of the Shanghai B shares market and the Shenzhen B shares market in China. All information is for reference only and in accordance with the announcements by the exchange.

China Holiday Date (2021)
New Year's Day 1 January - 3 January
Chinese New Year 11 February - 17 February
Qingming Festival 3 April - 5 April
Labor Day 1 May -  5 May
Dragon Boat Festival 12 June - 14 June
Mid-autumn 19 September - 21 September
National Day 1 October - 7 October

 


 

U.S. Public Holidays

Trading of U.S. stocks will close for a whole day on the following public holidays in U.S. All information is for reference only and in accordance with the announcements by the exchanges.

U.S. Holiday Date (2021)
New Year's Day 1 January
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 18 January
Washington's Birthday 15 February
Good Friday 2 April
Memorial Day 31 May
Independence Day 5 July*
Labor Day 6 September
Thanksgiving Day 25 November*
Christmas 24 December*

*market will close early at 3 July, 23 November and 24 December at 1 p.m. (EST)。


 

Taiwan Public Holidays

Trading of Taiwan stocks will close for a whole day on the following public holidays in Taiwan. All information is for reference only and in accordance with the announcements by the exchange.

Taiwan Holiday Date (2021) Illustration
Founding Day of the Republic of China 1 January One day off in accordance with
the established rules.
First Trading Day of the New Year 4 January Trading starts in the new year.
The last trading day before Chinese New Year's Eve 5 February No Trading on 8 and 9 February
Market opens only for Clearing & Settlement
Lunar New Year Eve 10 February One day off in accordance with
the established rules.
Lunar New Year 12 February
13 February
15 February
16 February
Three days off from February 12
to 16 in accordance with   
established rules.   
As two days of Spring Festival
fall on Saturday and Sunday,
February 15 (Monday) and
February 16 (Tuesday) should
be the day off to make it up.
Lunar New Year Trading Day 17 February First trading day after Lunar New Year.
Peace Memorial Day 28 February
1 March
One day off in accordance with
the established rules.
Children's Day

2 April
3 April
4 April
5 April

One day off in accordance with
the established rules.
Tomb Sweeping Day 30 April One day off in accordance with
the established rules.
April 30 (Friday) adjusts to
holiday; May 1 (Saturday)
adjusts to work.
Labor Day 1 May One day off in accordance with
the established rules.
Dragon Boat Festival 14 June One day off in accordance with
the established rules.
Mid-Autumn

20 September

21 September

One day off in accordance with
the established rules.
National Day

10 October

11 October

One day off in accordance with
the established rules.
Founding Day of the Republic of China 31 December 110
1 January 111
One day off in accordance with
the established rules.
December 31,2021 (Friday)
adjusts to holiday.

 


 

Japan Public Holidays

Trading of Japan stocks will close for a whole day on the following public holidays in Japan. All information is for reference only and in accordance with the announcements by the exchange.

Japan Holiday Date (2021)
New Year's Day Jan 1
Exchange Holiday Jan 2-3
Coming of Age Day Jan 11
National Foundation Day Feb 11
Vernal Equinox Mar 20
Showa Day Apr 29
Constitution Memorial Day May 3
Greenery Day May 4
Children's Day May 5
Marine Day Jul 22
Mountain Day Aug 8-9
Respect for the Aged Day Sep 20
Autumnal Equinox Sep 23
Health and Sports Day Jul 23
Culture Day Nov 3
Labor Thanksgiving Day Nov 23
Emperor's Birthday Feb 23
Exchange Holiday Dec 31

 


 

Singapore Public Holidays

Trading of Singapore stocks will close for a whole day on the following public holidays in Singapore. All information is for reference only and in accordance with the announcements by the exchange.

Singapore Holiday Date (2021)
New Year 1 January
Lunar New Year 16 Feb - 17 Feb*
Good Friday 2 April
Labor Day 1 May
Hari Rayam Puasa 13 May
Vesak Day 26 May
National Day 9 August
Hari Raya Haji 20 June
Deepavali 4 November
Christmas 25 December#

*Half day trading on 11 February (Thursday).
#Half day trading on 24 December (Friday) and 25 December (Friday) .


 

Australia Public Holidays

Trading of Australian stocks will close for a whole day on the following public holidays in Australia. All information is for reference only and in accordance with the announcements by the exchange.

Australia Holiday Date (2021)
New Year's Day 1 January
Australia Day 12 January - 13 January
Good Friday 2 April
Easter Monday 5 April
ANZAC Day 25 April
Queen's Birthday 14 June
Christmas Day 27 December
Boxing Day 28 December

 

 

UK Public Holidays

Trading of UK stocks will close for a whole day on the following public holidays in the UK. All information is for reference only and in accordance with the announcements by the exchange.

UK Holiday Date (2021)
New Year's Day 1 January
Good Friday 2 April
Easter Monday 5 April
Early May Bank Holiday 3 May
Spring Bank Holiday 31 May
Summer Bank Holiday 30 August
Christmas Day 27 December
Boxing Day 28 December

 *Markets closing process commences from 12:30 London time on 24 December and 31 December. 

 

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