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Overview

The Borsa Istanbul (BIST) is based in Istanbul, Turkey.

The MIC code for this exchange is XIST. The acronym or abbreviation for this market is BIST.

This page contains information on Borsa Istanbul trading hours, market holidays, contact information and more.

BIST Trading Hours

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Trading Hours Summary:

The Istanbul Stock Exchange is open Monday through Friday from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm GMT+03:00 (GMT+03:00).

The Istanbul Stock Exchange does not close for lunch. The Istanbul Stock Exchange is open for a total of 8 hours per day.

The Istanbul Stock Exchange does not have pre-market trading or after-hours trading.

We closely monitor the Istanbul Stock Exchange for changes to their trading hour. Any changes official changes will be reflected here immediately. If you are aware of an upcoming change, please contact us.

Regular Trading Schedule

Monday-Friday:

10:00 am - 6:00 pm — Trading

Partial Trading Schedule

Monday-Friday:

10:00 am - 12:30 pm — Trading

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BIST Market Holidays

The Istanbul Stock Exchange is be closed for eight holidays in 2022. The market also has two irregular schedules or half-days.

There are no upcoming holidays in 2022.

All holiday data is collected exclusively from primary sources. We continually monitory the market for changes to ensure the highest level of accuracy.

Although the underlying data is public knowledge, our selection and arrangement of the data is copyrighted. If you would like to incorporate this data into own system – and ensure it is always up-to-date – please check out our data API.

2022 Market Holidays:

Holiday Date Status
Eid al-Fitr Monday, May 2, 2022 (past) Closed
7 months ago
Eid al-Fitr Tuesday, May 3, 2022 (past) Closed
7 months ago
Eid al-Fitr Wednesday, May 4, 2022 (past) Closed
7 months ago
Commemoration of Ataturk, Youth and Sports Day Thursday, May 19, 2022 (past) Closed
7 months ago
Eid al-Adha Friday, July 8, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
5 months ago
Eid al-Adha Monday, July 11, 2022 (past) Closed
5 months ago
Eid al-Adha Tuesday, July 12, 2022 (past) Closed
5 months ago
Democracy and National Unity Day Friday, July 15, 2022 (past) Closed
5 months ago
Victory Day Tuesday, August 30, 2022 (past) Closed
3 months ago
Republic Day Friday, October 28, 2022 (past) Open, 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
1 month ago

2023 Market Holidays:

Holiday Date Status
New Year's Day Monday, January 2, 2023 Closed
4 weeks from now
Eid al-Fitr Monday, April 24, 2023 Closed
5 months from now
Labor Day Monday, May 1, 2023 Closed
5 months from now
Commemoration of Ataturk, Youth and Sports Day Friday, May 19, 2023 Closed
5 months from now
Eid al-Adha Thursday, June 29, 2023 Closed
7 months from now
Eid al-Adha Friday, June 30, 2023 Closed
7 months from now
Victory Day Wednesday, August 30, 2023 Closed
9 months from now

† Indicates the market is closed in observance of the holiday on a different date than when the holiday officially occurs. This is typically the case when a holiday falls on a non-business day.

‡ Indicates that the market is open and has irregular trading hours.

BIST Contact Information โ€” Address, Phone & Email:

If you have questions specifically about the content of this website, please contact us. Otherwise, use the details below the contact the Istanbul Stock Exchange.

Istanbul Stock Exchange
Resitpasa Mahallesi, Tuncay Artun Caddesi, Emirgan, Sariyer
34467 Istanbul, Turkey
International Contact:

[email protected]

Research and Business Development:

[email protected]

Website:

www.borsaistanbul.com

Phone Number:

+90 212 298 21 00

Map:
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About the Istanbul Stock Exchange

Istanbul Stock Exchange – Market Structure

The MIC code for Istanbul Stock Exchange is XIST (BORSA ISTANBUL). This is an "Operating MIC". This means it is a parent entity that operates one or more subsidiary markets or trading platforms, which are called "Segment MICs."

The Segment MICs under XIST are XDSM (BORSA ISTANBUL - DEBT SECURITIES MARKET), XEQY (BORSA ISTANBUL - EQUITY MARKET), XFNO (BORSA ISTANBUL - FUTURES AND OPTIONS MARKET), XIST (BORSA ISTANBUL), and XPMS (BORSA ISTANBUL - PRECIOUS METALS AND DIAMONDS MARKETS).

Each segment may have a different trading calendar 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 Borsa Istanbul, TradingHours.com has identified 11 unique trading schedules. To access the full dataset, please request a quote.

Istanbul Stock Exchange Timezone

The Istanbul Stock Exchange uses the Europe/Istanbul timezone. Commonly referred to as GMT+03:00. This timezone is currently GMT+03:00. The abbreviation for this timezone is +03.

The Europe/Istanbul timezone does not observe Daylight Saving Time.

Market Capitalization

The Market Capitalization, or total value of all shares of all securities traded on the Borsa Istanbul is $216.36 billion USD.

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

Istanbul Stock Exchange Currency

The Istanbul Stock Exchange trades in Turkish Liras. The currency code is TRY. The currency symbol is "".

Economy & Geography

The Istanbul Stock Exchange is headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey located in Asia (Western Asia). ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ท

Turkey is neighboring Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, and 5 others. Markets in this region include Tehran Stock Exchange, Iran Fara Bourse, Athens Stock Exchange (ATHEX), and 1 more.

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