The next Taiwan Stock Exchange holiday is Mid-Autumn Festival and will be observed on October 1, 2020 which is 5 hours from now. See more.

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Taiwan Stock Exchange

MIC / Acronym
Market Cap
$1.31 Trillion
Trading Hours
9:00 AM -
1:30 PM

Taiwan Stock Exchange 2020

Taiwan Stock Exchange Table of Contents

Taiwan Stock Exchange by the Numbers

The Taiwan Exchange (TWSE) is based in Taipei, Taiwan. Below is a break down of key Taiwan Stock Exchange figures.

The MIC code for the Taiwan Exchange is XTAI (operating MIC XTAI).

Market Capitalization

Taiwan Stock Exchange as a Market Capitalization of $1.31 Trillion. By market cap, Taiwan Stock Exchange is ranked 18 out of the 144 stock markets we track.

† Market Capitalization and Gross Domestic Product are both converted into U.S. Dollars. Data shown here is from March 2020 and is updated yearly.

When is the Taiwan Stock Exchange Open?

Upcoming Holidays

Mid-Autumn Festival October 1, 2020
Market Holiday October 2, 2020
National Day October 9, 2020
New Year's Day January 1, 2021
Chinese New Year February 11, 2021
Chinese New Year February 12, 2021
Chinese New Year February 15, 2021
Chinese New Year February 16, 2021
View all TWSE holidays »

Trading Schedule

9:00 AM - 1:30 PM — Regular Trading Session
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM — Block Trading
1:40 PM - 2:30 PM — Odd-lot Trading
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM — After-hour Fixed Price Trading
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM — Auction
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM — Tender Offer
Real-Time Countdown »
Does the Taiwan Stock Exchange close for lunch?

The Taiwan Stock Exchange does not close for lunch. Continuous trading begins at 9:00 AM and continues all day until the closing bell at 1:30 PM.

Taiwan Stock Exchange Timezone

The Taiwan Stock Exchange uses the Asia/Taipei timezone for all listed times. This timezone is currently +08:00. Referred to by its abbreviation CST. Taipei does not observe Daylight Saving Time (DST).

About the Taiwan Stock Exchange

Taiwan Stock Exchange Currency

The Taiwan Stock Exchange trades shares in Taiwan New Dollars. The official ISO 4217 currency code for Taiwan New Dollar is TWD. The official currency symbol is "NT$".

Note: all dollar values listed on this site, such as market cap, are in U.S. Dollars, unless otherwise noted.

TWD Currency Info

Economy and Geography

The Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) is located in Asia (Eastern Asia) and its headquarters is located in Taipei, Taiwan. You can browse all markets by country if needed.

Contact the Taiwan Stock Exchange

In most cases, you will want contact your broker instead of contacting the Taiwan Stock Exchange directly. Most general information about the Taiwan Stock Exchange can be found on the web at

To contact the Taiwan Stock Exchange, you can use the information below:

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What's Next?

Check out the Taiwan Stock Exchange Bell Countdown see when the stock market opens next. All holiday closures are taken into account by our Opening/Closing Bell Countdown. You can even turn on/off an opening and closing bell notification sound.

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