BIST Market Holidays
2020 Istanbul Stock Exchange Holidays
The Istanbul Stock Exchange (BIST) is a stock exchange located in Istanbul, Turkey with a market cap of $188.77 Billion.
The Istanbul Stock Exchange is open five days per week for 8 hours per day and is closed for ten holidays in 2020.
All holidays listed below are the observed date, not the actual date. For example, if Christmas Day falls on a weekend many stock exchanges will close on the Friday before or the Monday after. Exchanges sometimes close multiple days for a holiday or have modified hours instead of fully closing.
This section contains holidays for all years from 2016 to 2022. Click the tabs below to navigate to different years.
When is the Next Istanbul Stock Exchange Holiday?The next Istanbul Stock Exchange holiday is New Year's Day and will be observed on January 1, 2021 which is 2 months from now.
List of 2020 Istanbul Stock Exchange Market Holidays (12)
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2020||New Year's Day||January 1, 2020||Closed (passed)|
|2020||Children's Day||April 23, 2020||Closed (passed)|
|2020||Labor Day||May 1, 2020||Closed (passed)|
|2020||Commemoration of Ataturk, Youth and Sports Day||May 19, 2020||Closed (passed)|
|2020||Eid al-Fitr||May 25, 2020||Closed (passed)|
|2020||Eid al-Fitr||May 26, 2020||Closed (passed)|
|2020||Democracy and National Unity Day||July 15, 2020||Closed (passed)|
|2020||Eid al-Adha||July 30, 2020||Open, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM ‡ (passed)|
|2020||Eid al-Adha||July 31, 2020||Closed (passed)|
|2020||Eid al-Adha||August 3, 2020||Closed (passed)|
|2020||Republic Day||October 28, 2020||Open, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM ‡ (passed)|
|2020||Republic Day||October 29, 2020||Closed (passed)|
† 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.