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Overview

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) is based in Lagos, Nigeria.

The MIC code for this exchange is XNSA. The acronym or abbreviation for this market is NSE.

This page contains information on Nigerian Stock Exchange trading hours, market holidays, contact information and more.

NSE Trading Hours

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Trading Hours Summary:

The Nigerian Stock Exchange is open Monday through Friday from 10:00 am to 2:20 pm West Africa Standard Time (GMT+01:00).

The Nigerian Stock Exchange does not close for lunch. The Nigerian Stock Exchange is open for a total of 4 hours 20 minutes per day.

The Nigerian Stock Exchange does have extended hours trading. The Pre-Trading Session is from 9:30 am to 9:55 am and 9:55 am to 10:00 am. The Post-Trading Session is from 2:20 pm to 2:25 pm and 2:25 pm to 2:30 pm.

We closely monitor the Nigerian 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:

9:30 am - 9:55 am — Opening Session

9:55 am - 10:00 am — Opening Imbalance Period

10:00 am - 2:20 pm — Trading Session

2:20 pm - 2:25 pm — Extended Hours

2:25 pm - 2:30 pm — Closing Imbalance Period

Partial Trading Schedule

Monday-Friday:

9:30 am - 9:55 am — Opening Session

9:55 am - 10:00 am — Opening Imbalance Period

10:00 am - 12:30 pm — Trading Session

† All data is collected directly from primary sources — in this case, the Nigerian Stock Exchange. 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.

NSE Market Holidays

The Nigerian Stock Exchange is be closed for twelve holidays in 2022.

The next Nigerian Stock Exchange holiday is Christmas and will be observed on Monday, December 26, 2022 which is 3 weeks from now.

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
Good Friday Friday, April 15, 2022 (past) Closed
8 months ago
Easter Monday, April 18, 2022 (past) Closed
8 months ago
Workers' Day 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
Democracy Day Monday, June 13, 2022 (past) Closed
6 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
Independence Day Monday, October 3, 2022 (past) Closed
2 months ago
Mawlid Monday, October 10, 2022 (past) Closed
2 months ago
Christmas Monday, December 26, 2022 Closed
3 weeks from now
Boxing Day Tuesday, December 27, 2022 Closed
3 weeks from now

2023 Market Holidays:

Holiday Date Status
Good Friday Friday, April 7, 2023 Closed
4 months from now
Easter Monday, April 10, 2023 Closed
4 months from now
Workers' Day Monday, May 1, 2023 Closed
5 months from now
Democracy Day Monday, June 12, 2023 Closed
6 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
Christmas Monday, December 25, 2023 Closed
1 year from now
Boxing Day Tuesday, December 26, 2023 Closed
1 year 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.

NSE 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 Nigerian Stock Exchange.

Nigerian Stock Exchange
Stock Exchange House
2-4 Customs Street
Lagos, Nigeria
General Contact:

[email protected]

Essay Competition:

[email protected]

Website:

www.nse.com.ng

Phone Number:

+234 700 225 5673

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About the Nigerian Stock Exchange

Nigerian Stock Exchange – Market Structure

The MIC code for Nigerian Stock Exchange is XNSA (THE NIGERIAN STOCK EXCHANGE). 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 only Segment MIC under XNSA is XNSA (THE NIGERIAN STOCK EXCHANGE).

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.

Nigerian Stock Exchange Timezone

The Nigerian Stock Exchange uses the Africa/Lagos timezone. Commonly referred to as West Africa Standard Time. This timezone is currently GMT+01:00. The abbreviation for this timezone is WAT.

The Africa/Lagos timezone does not observe Daylight Saving Time.

Market Capitalization

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Nigerian Stock Exchange Currency

The Nigerian Stock Exchange trades in Nigerian Nairas. The currency code is NGN. The currency symbol is "โ‚ฆ".

Economy & Geography

The Nigerian Stock Exchange is headquartered in Lagos, Nigeria located in Africa (Sub-Saharan Africa - Western Africa). ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌ

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