EGX Market Holidays
Is Egyptian Exchange closed for Armed Forces Day?
The stock market closed on Armed Forces Day. Armed Forces Day is one of the thirty-five market holidays observed by the Egyptian Exchange each year.
The dates on which stock exchanges close differ between regions and do no necessarily align with the typical bank holidays in a given country. In fact, the exact holiday schedules change unpredictable year to year based on a number of factors.
The table below shows the list of passed and future dates on which the Egyptian Exchange was closed or will be closed for Armed Forces Day. The available dates range from 2016 to 2022.
When is the next "Armed Forces Day"?The Egyptian Exchange will next observe Coptic Easter on April 19, 2020 which is 1 month from now.
Armed Forces Days
|Year||Holiday Name||Observed Date||Status|
|2022||Armed Forces Day||October 6, 2022||Closed|
|2021||Armed Forces Day||October 6, 2021||Closed|
|2020||Armed Forces Day||October 6, 2020||Closed|
|2019||Armed Forces Day||October 6, 2019||Closed (passed)|
|2018||Armed Forces Day||October 6, 2018||Closed (passed)|
|2017||Armed Forces Day||October 6, 2017||Closed (passed)|
|2016||Armed Forces Day||October 6, 2016||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.