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EGX Market Holidays


Is Egyptian Exchange closed for Bank Holiday?


The stock market closed on Bank Holiday. Bank Holiday 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 Bank Holiday. The available dates range from 2016 to 2022.

When is the next "Bank Holiday"?

The Egyptian Exchange will next observe Coptic Easter on April 19, 2020 which is 1 month from now.

Bank Holidays

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2022 Bank Holiday January 1, 2022 Closed
2021 Bank Holiday January 1, 2021 Closed
2020 Bank Holiday July 1, 2020 Closed
2020 Bank Holiday January 1, 2020 Closed (passed)
2019 Bank Holiday July 1, 2019 Closed (passed)
2019 Bank Holiday January 1, 2019 Closed (passed)
2016 Bank Holiday July 1, 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.