XKUW Trading Hours & Market Holidays
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XKUW Trading Hours
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Trading Hours Summary:
The Kuwait Stock Exchange is open Sunday through Thursday from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm Arabian Standard Time (GMT+03:00).
The Kuwait Stock Exchange does not close for lunch. The Kuwait Stock Exchange is open on weekends. The Kuwait Stock Exchange is open for trading Sunday-Thursday. The Kuwait Stock Exchange is open for a total of 3 hours 30 minutes per day.
The Kuwait Stock Exchange does have extended hours trading. There is no Pre-Trading Session. The Post-Trading Session is from 12:30 pm to 12:40 pm.
We closely monitor the Kuwait Stock Exchange for changes to their trading hour. Any official changes will be reflected here immediately. If you are aware of an upcoming change, please contact us.
Regular Trading Schedule
9:00 am - 12:30 pm — Continous Trading
12:30 pm - 12:40 pm — Closing Auction
Partial Trading Schedule
10:10 am - 1:05 pm — Continous Trading
1:05 pm - 1:15 pm — Closing Auction
All times are Arabian Standard Time (GMT+03:00).
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The Kuwait Stock Exchange is be closed for twelve holidays in 2024. The market also has twenty irregular schedules or half-days.
The next Kuwait Stock Exchange holiday is Ramadan and will be observed on Monday, March 11, 2024 which is 1 week 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.
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XKUW Contact Information — Address, Phone & Email:
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Kuwait Stock ExchangeMubarak Al Kabeer Street
Mail to:P.O. Box 22235 Safat
Comments & Suggestions:
+965 2299 2000
About the Kuwait Stock Exchange
Kuwait Stock Exchange – Market Structure
The MIC code for Kuwait Stock Exchange is XKUW (KUWAIT 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 XKUW is XKUW (KUWAIT 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.
Kuwait Stock Exchange Timezone
The Kuwait Stock Exchange uses the Asia/Kuwait timezone. Commonly referred to as Arabian Standard Time. This timezone is currently GMT+03:00. The abbreviation for this timezone is +03.
The Asia/Kuwait timezone does not observe Daylight Saving Time.
The Market Capitalization, or total value of all shares of all securities traded on the Boursa Kuwait is $125.09 billion USD.
Market Cap is based on data from the World Federation of Exchanges and was last updated on Saturday, December 2, 2023.
Kuwait Stock Exchange Currency
The Kuwait Stock Exchange trades in Kuwaiti Dinars. The currency code is KWD. The currency symbol is "ك".
Economy & Geography
The Kuwait Stock Exchange is headquartered in Kuwait, Kuwait located in Asia (Western Asia). 🇰🇼
Kuwait is neighboring Iraq and Saudi Arabia. Markets in this region include Saudi Stock Exchange (TADAWUL).
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