LSE Market Holidays


2020 London Stock Exchange Holidays

The London Stock Exchange (LSE) is a stock exchange located in London, United Kingdom with a market cap of $3.3 Trillion.

The London Stock Exchange is open five days per week for 8.5 hours per day and is closed for eight 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 London Stock Exchange Holiday?

The next London Stock Exchange holiday is Christmas and will be observed on December 24, 2020 which is 3 weeks from now.

List of 2020 London Stock Exchange Market Holidays (10)

Year Holiday Name Observed Date Status
2020 New Year's Day January 1, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Good Friday April 10, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Easter Monday April 13, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Bank Holiday May 8, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Bank Holiday May 25, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Bank Holiday August 31, 2020 Closed (passed)
2020 Christmas December 24, 2020 Open, 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM ‡
2020 Christmas December 25, 2020 Closed
2020 Boxing Day December 28, 2020 Closed
2020 New Year's Day December 31, 2020 Open, 8:00 AM - 12:30 PM ‡

† 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.