The largest and most prestigious stock exchange in India is the NSE. Today, the NSE is the world's tenth-largest stock exchange, with a market capitalization of over US$ 3.4 trillion.
The NSE runs efficient and seamless trading operations all year long. Both Saturdays and Sundays are designated as trading holidays. During these NSE holidays, there is no trading in the equity sector, equity derivatives segment, or SLB segment.
India's primary stock market, known as NSE (National Stock Exchange), is located in Mumbai and is the biggest stock exchange in the nation. The NSE is operational from Monday to Friday and remains closed on the weekends and national holidays.
In this piece, you will find all the information you need to know about the NSE Holidays in 2023.
Trading Holidays for Equity (NSE)
Please see below the trading and stock market holiday calendar for the year 2023 for equity (NSE).
|Sr. No||National Holiday||Date 2023||Day|
|1||Republic Day||January 26||Thursday|
|3||Ram Navami||March 30||Thursday|
|4||Mahavir Jayanti||April 04||Tuesday|
|5||Good Friday||April 07||Friday|
|6||Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Jayanti||April 14||Friday|
|7||Maharashtra Day||May 01||Monday|
|8||Bakri Eid||June 28||Wednesday|
|9||Independence Day||August 15||Tuesday|
|10||Ganesh Chaturthi||September 19||Tuesday|
|11||Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti||October 02||Monday|
|14||Gurunanak Jayanti||November 27||Monday|
*Muhurat Trading will be conducted on Tuesday, November 14, 2023, Diwali * Laxmi Pujan .
Timings for Muhurat Trading will be notified by the exchange subsequently.
Trading Holidays on Saturday/Sunday
Please see below the trading holidays that fall on the weekends of 2023.
|1||Eid-Ul-Fitr (Ramzan Id)||April 22||Saturday|
|3||Diwali Laxmi-Pujan||November 12||Sunday|
NSE Trading Schedule
Pre-open Timings to Trade Equities
The pre-open session is between 9:00 and 9:15 am, for 15 minutes. Both the order gathering and order matching phases make up the pre-open session. The applicable price range must mirror that of the normal market.
Regular Trading Timings to Trade Equities
The regular trading timings are from 9:15 am to 3:30 pm. The NSE does not pause for lunch, and the daily trading session length is 6 hours and 15 minutes. Neither pre-market nor after-hours trading is available.
Block Deal Session Timings
● Session I- The first session of the block deal window takes place between 8:45 am to 9:00 am.
● Session II- The second session of the block deal window takes place between 02:05 pm to 02:20 pm.