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The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) is based in Sydney, Australia. There are two other markets in this country including National Stock Exchange of Australia Limited, Sydney Stock Exchange.

The MIC code for this exchange is XASX. This MIC may encompass multiple trading venues with distinct hours, trading holidays, rules, and securities. The acronym or abbreviation for this market is ASX.

To access ASX Australian Securities Exchange trading hours and market holidays programmatically, check out the TradingHours.com API.

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Trading Schedule


7:00 am - 10:00 am — Pre-opening Phase

10:00 am - 4:00 pm — Normal Trading

4:12 pm - 4:42 pm — Overnight Trading

4:42 pm - 6:50 pm — Overnight Trading

Breaking Down the ASX Australian Securities Exchange

Australia Stock Exchange – Subsidiary Markets

The MIC XASX (ASX - All Markets), is an "Operating MIC." This means it is a parent entity that operates one or more subsidiary markets or trading platforms, which are identified by "Segment MICs."

The Segment MICs under XASX are NZFX (ASX - New Zealand Futures & Options), ASXC (ASX - Centre Point), ASXT (ASX Tradematch), ASXB (ASX Bookbuild), ASXV (ASX - Volumematch), and 2 others.

Each segment may have a different trading schedule and hours of operation. Additionally within a single segment MIC there can be different trading schedules for certain products, securities, or asset types.

Under the ASX Australian Securities Exchange, TradingHours.com has identified 58 unique trading schedules. To access the full dataset, firms can inquire about our Enterprise Data Services.

Australia Stock Exchange Timezone

The Australia Stock Exchange uses the Australia/Sydney timezone. Commonly referred to as Australian Eastern Standard Time. This timezone is currently GMT+10:00. The abbreviation for this timezone is AEST.

The "Australia/Sydney" timezone does use Daylight Saving Time (DST), but it is not currently Daylight Saving Time. The next time change will be 3 days from now, on Sunday, October 2, 2022 at 2:00am.

Market Capitalization

The Market Capitalization, or total value of all shares of all securities traded on the ASX Australian Securities Exchange is $1.7 trillion USD.

Market Cap is based on data from the World Federation of Exchanges and was last updated on Friday, September 2, 2022.

Australia Stock Exchange Currency

The Australia Stock Exchange trades in Australian Dollars. The currency code is AUD. The currency symbol is "$".

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The Australia Stock Exchange is headquartered in Sydney, Australia located in Oceania (Australia and New Zealand).

Contact the Australia Stock Exchange

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

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What's Next?

Check out the Australia Stock Exchange Countdown & Timers to track when markets open or close and view upcoming ASX Holidays. If you need to integrate market hours or holidays into your own website or application, checkout the TradingHours.com API.

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