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The Bulgarian Stock Exchange (BSE) is based in Sofia, Bulgaria.

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

To access Bulgarian Stock Exchange trading hours and market holidays programmatically, check out the TradingHours.com API.

Upcoming Holidays
Christmas Mon, December 26, 2022
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Christmas Tue, December 27, 2022
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Christmas Wed, December 28, 2022
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New Year's Day Mon, January 2, 2023
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Trading Schedule


10:00 am - 10:10 am — Opening auction

10:10 am - 4:55 pm — Continous trading

4:55 pm - 5:00 pm — Closing auction

Breaking Down the Bulgarian Stock Exchange

Bulgarian Stock Exchange – Subsidiary Markets

The MIC XBUL (Bulgarian Stock Exchange), 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 XBUL are ZBUL (Bulgarian Stock Exchange - Main Market), JBUL (Bulgarian Stock Exchange - International MTF), GBUL (Bulgarian Stock Exchange - SME Growth Market Beam), PBUL (Bulgarian Stock Exchange - Apa), IBUL (Bulgarian Stock Exchange - International Instruments), and 1 other.

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.

Bulgarian Stock Exchange Timezone

The Bulgarian Stock Exchange uses the Europe/Sofia timezone. Commonly referred to as Eastern European Summer Time. This timezone is currently GMT+03:00. The abbreviation for this timezone is EEST.

It currently is Daylight Saving Time (DST) in Sofia. The next time change will be 4 weeks from now, on Sunday, October 30, 2022 at 4:00am.

Market Capitalization

Market Capitalization data is not available for this market.

Bulgarian Stock Exchange Currency

The Bulgarian Stock Exchange trades in Bulgarian Levs. The currency code is BGN. The currency symbol is "ะปะฒ".

๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ฌ Economy & Geography

The Bulgarian Stock Exchange is headquartered in Sofia, Bulgaria located in Europe (Eastern Europe).

Bulgaria is neighboring Greece, Macedonia, Romania, and 2 others. Markets in this region include Borsa Istanbul, Athens Stock Exchange (ATHEX), Bucharest Stock Exchange, and 2 more.

Contact the Bulgarian Stock Exchange

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

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

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What's Next?

Check out the Bulgarian Stock Exchange Countdown & Timers to track when markets open or close and view upcoming BSE 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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