BSE, NSE & MCX 2019 Holidays List

List of BSE Stock Market Holidays 2019

Stock Exchange holiday? Is BSC closed today? List of 2019 Bombay (Mumbai) Stock Exchange Market Holidays. Trading Holidays for the Calendar Year 2019. BSC does not remain open on all Saturdays.

DayDateHoliday Name Comment
SaturdayJanuary 26, 2019Republic DayFull Day Off
SaturdayJanuary 26, 2019Republic DayFull Day Off
MondayMarch 04, 2019Maha ShivaratriFull Day Off
MondayMarch 04, 2019Maha ShivaratriFull Day Off
ThursdayMarch 21, 2019HoliFull Day Off
ThursdayMarch 21, 2019HoliFull Day Off
SaturdayApril 13, 2019Ram NavamiFull Day Off
SaturdayApril 13, 2019Ram NavamiFull Day Off
SundayApril 14, 2019Dr.baba Saheb Ambedkar JayantiFull Day Off
SundayApril 14, 2019Dr.baba Saheb Ambedkar JayantiFull Day Off
WednesdayApril 17, 2019Mahavir JayantiFull Day Off
WednesdayApril 17, 2019Mahavir JayantiFull Day Off
FridayApril 19, 2019Good FridayFull Day Off
FridayApril 19, 2019Good FridayFull Day Off
WednesdayMay 01, 2019Maharashtra DayFull Day Off
WednesdayMay 01, 2019Maharashtra DayFull Day Off
WednesdayJune 05, 2019Id-ul-fitr (ramzan Id)Full Day Off
WednesdayJune 05, 2019Id-ul-fitr (ramzan Id)Full Day Off
MondayAugust 12, 2019Bakri Id / Eid Ul-adhaFull Day Off
MondayAugust 12, 2019Bakri Id / Eid Ul-adhaFull Day Off
ThursdayAugust 15, 2019Independence DayFull Day Off
ThursdayAugust 15, 2019Independence DayFull Day Off
MondaySeptember 02, 2019Ganesh ChaturthiFull Day Off
MondaySeptember 02, 2019Ganesh ChaturthiFull Day Off
TuesdaySeptember 10, 2019MoharumFull Day Off
TuesdaySeptember 10, 2019MoharumFull Day Off
WednesdayOctober 02, 2019Mathatma Gandhi JayantiFull Day Off
WednesdayOctober 02, 2019Mathatma Gandhi JayantiFull Day Off
TuesdayOctober 08, 2019DasaraFull Day Off
TuesdayOctober 08, 2019DasaraFull Day Off
SundayOctober 27, 2019Diwali Laxmi PujanFull Day Off
SundayOctober 27, 2019Diwali-laxmi Pujan**Full Day Off
MondayOctober 28, 2019Diwali BalipratipadaFull Day Off
MondayOctober 28, 2019Diwali-balipratipadaFull Day Off
TuesdayNovember 12, 2019Guru Nanak JayantiFull Day Off
TuesdayNovember 12, 2019Guru Nanak JayantiFull Day Off
WednesdayDecember 25, 2019ChristmasFull Day Off
WednesdayDecember 25, 2019ChristmasFull Day Off

BSE stands for Bombay Stock Exchange. BSE was established on 9th July 1875 with the name "The Native Share and Stock Brokers' Association". It was founded by Premchand Roychand who was a big businessman known as Cotton King.

BSE is the oldest stock exchange in Asia and the fastest Stock Exchange in world with the speed of 6 micro seconds. BSE's automated & screen-based trading platform called BSE On-Line Trading (BOLT) has a capacity of 8 million orders per day.

31st August 1957. BSE lists around 5,500 companies. BSE is also one of the largest exchanges in the world.

BSE provides trading facilities for following:

  • Equity (Shares)
  • Currencies
  • Debt Instruments
  • Equity Derivatives (Futures & Options)
  • Currency Derivatives
  • Commodity Derivatives (Gold & Silver)
  • Mutual Funds

BSE Milestones

  • BSE developed the S&P BSE SENSEX index, giving the BSE a means to measure the overall performance of the exchange in 1986. It is India's most widely tracked stock market benchmark index. It is India's first equity index launched (with Base Year:1978-79 =100).
  • BSE switched from an open outcry floor trading exchange to an electronic trading system developed by CMC Ltd on 14t March 1995.
  • BSE used this index to open its derivatives market, trading S&P BSE SENSEX futures contracts in 2000.
  • BSE SME is India’s largest SME platform which has listed over 250 companies and continues to grow at a steady pace.
  • BSE Launched BSE StAR MF on 4th December 2009. It is India's largest online mutual fund platform.
  • Indian Clearing Corporation Limited (ICCL), a wholly owned subsidiary of BSE, acts as the central counterparty to all trades executed on the BSE trading platform
  • BSE Bond, the transparent and efficient electronic book mechanism process for private placement of debt securities.
  • BSE has also introduced a centralized exchange-based internet trading system, BSEWEBx.co.in to enable investors anywhere in the world to trade on the BSE platform.
  • BSE has raised capital by issuing shares through an IPO on 3rd February 2017. It becomes India's first listed Stock Exchange.
  • BSE established India INX on 30th December 2016 which is the first international exchange of India.
  • BSE has launched India INX, India's 1st international exchange.
  • BSE Institute Ltd is a fully owned subsidiary of BSE. It is one of the most respected capital market educational institutes in India.
  • BSE has launched BSE Sammaan, the CSR exchange, is a 1st of its kind initiative which aims to connect corporate with verified NGOs.

Address of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE)

Phiroze Jeejeebhoy Towers,
Dalal Street,
Mumbai,
Maharashtra- 400001,
India

E-mail id (Help Desk): bsehelp@bseindia.com

BSE Contact Number: +91-22721233

List of NSE Stock Market Holidays 2019

National Stock Exchange Holiday? Is NSC closed today? List of 2019 National Stock Exchange Holidays. Trading Holidays for the Calendar Year 2019. NSE does not remain open on all Saturdays.

DayDateHoliday Name Comment
SaturdayJanuary 26, 2019Republic DayFull Day Off
SaturdayJanuary 26, 2019Republic DayFull Day Off
MondayMarch 04, 2019Maha ShivaratriFull Day Off
MondayMarch 04, 2019Maha ShivaratriFull Day Off
ThursdayMarch 21, 2019HoliFull Day Off
ThursdayMarch 21, 2019HoliFull Day Off
SaturdayApril 13, 2019Ram NavamiFull Day Off
SaturdayApril 13, 2019Ram NavamiFull Day Off
SundayApril 14, 2019Dr.baba Saheb Ambedkar JayantiFull Day Off
SundayApril 14, 2019Dr.baba Saheb Ambedkar JayantiFull Day Off
WednesdayApril 17, 2019Mahavir JayantiFull Day Off
WednesdayApril 17, 2019Mahavir JayantiFull Day Off
FridayApril 19, 2019Good FridayFull Day Off
FridayApril 19, 2019Good FridayFull Day Off
WednesdayMay 01, 2019Maharashtra DayFull Day Off
WednesdayMay 01, 2019Maharashtra DayFull Day Off
WednesdayJune 05, 2019Id-ul-fitr (ramzan Id)Full Day Off
WednesdayJune 05, 2019Id-ul-fitr (ramzan Id)Full Day Off
MondayAugust 12, 2019Bakri Id / Eid Ul-adhaFull Day Off
MondayAugust 12, 2019Bakri Id / Eid Ul-adhaFull Day Off
ThursdayAugust 15, 2019Independence DayFull Day Off
ThursdayAugust 15, 2019Independence DayFull Day Off
MondaySeptember 02, 2019Ganesh ChaturthiFull Day Off
MondaySeptember 02, 2019Ganesh ChaturthiFull Day Off
TuesdaySeptember 10, 2019MoharumFull Day Off
TuesdaySeptember 10, 2019MoharumFull Day Off
WednesdayOctober 02, 2019Mathatma Gandhi JayantiFull Day Off
WednesdayOctober 02, 2019Mathatma Gandhi JayantiFull Day Off
TuesdayOctober 08, 2019DasaraFull Day Off
TuesdayOctober 08, 2019DasaraFull Day Off
SundayOctober 27, 2019Diwali Laxmi PujanFull Day Off
SundayOctober 27, 2019Diwali-laxmi Pujan**Full Day Off
MondayOctober 28, 2019Diwali BalipratipadaFull Day Off
MondayOctober 28, 2019Diwali-balipratipadaFull Day Off
TuesdayNovember 12, 2019Guru Nanak JayantiFull Day Off
TuesdayNovember 12, 2019Guru Nanak JayantiFull Day Off
WednesdayDecember 25, 2019ChristmasFull Day Off
WednesdayDecember 25, 2019ChristmasFull Day Off

NSE is an abbreviation for National Stock Exchange of India Limited. NSE is the leading stock exchange in India. According to World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) report, NSE is the second largest in the world by number of trades in equity shares from January to June 2018.

NSE was established in 1992 as the first demutualized electronic exchange in India. It was recognized as a stock exchange under the Securities Contracts (Regulation) Act, 1956 in 1993. The major motto behind setting up of NSE was to bring transparency to the Indian capital market. NSE was set up by a group of leading Indian financial institutions at the behest of the government of India.

NSE was the first exchange in India to provide fully automated screen-based electronic trading system offering easy trading facility to the investors across India. NSE can handle 1,60,000 orders/ messages per second.

NSE is the world's 11th largest stock exchange as of April 2018 by market capitalization. NSE lists around 2,000 companies.

BSE provides trading facilities for following:

  • Equity (Shares)
  • Indices
  • Currencies
  • Debt Instruments (Corporate Bonds)
  • Exchange Traded Funds
  • Security Lending and Borrowing Scheme
  • Equity Derivatives (Futures & Options)
  • Currency Derivatives
  • Interest Rate Futures
  • Mutual Funds

NSE Milestones

  • NSE was the first exchange in India to introduce electronic trading facility
  • Nifty 50 index was launched in 1996 by the NSE.
  • NSE introduced index futures on 12 June 2000.
  • NSE is also instrumental in creating the National Securities Depository Limited (NSDL) which allows investors to securely hold and transfer their shares and bonds electronically.
  • NSE launched derivative contracts on the world's most followed equity indices, the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average on 29th August 2011.
  • NSE introduced currency derivatives in India with the launch of Currency Futures in USD–INR.
  • NSE launched India's first dedicated debt platform to provide a liquid and transparent trading platform for debt related products on 13th May 2013.
  • NSE launched electronic book-building platform for private placement of debt securities in 2016
  • 7 Mutual Funds have launched their exchange-traded funds (ETFs) on NIFTY 50 Index which are listed on NSE.
  • NSE launched e-Gsec Platform for retail in 2018.

NSE Group

  1. NSE Clearing Limited: responsible for clearing and settlement of all trades executed on NSE
  2. NSE Investment Limited: to make or hold all strategic investments in the equity shares and/or other securities of various companies
  3. NSE Academy Limited: to promote financial literacy and to provide training and certifications in Banking, Insurance and Financial Markets
  4. NSE Indices Limited: to provide a variety of indices and index related services and products for the Indian capital markets
  5. NSE Data & Analytics Limited: to distribute a real-time and proprietary market information to global data vendors, as well as to financial institutions and individual investors
  6. NSEIT: to offer technology consultancy and development services for the financial services industry
  7. NSE IFSC Limited: is an international exchange in Gujarat International Finance Tech City
  8. NSE IFSC Clearing Corporation Limited
  9. NSE Infotech Services Limited: to cater to the needs of NSE and all its group companies exclusively

Address of National Stock Exchange (NSE)

Exchange Plaza,
C-1, Block G,
Bandra Kurla Complex,
Bandra (East),
Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400051,
India

E-mail id (International Investors): fig@nse.co.in

Phone Number: + 91 - 2226598100

List of MCX Stock Market Holidays 2019

Multi-Commodity Exchange Holiday? Is MCX closed today? List of 2019 Multi-Commodity Exchange Holidays. Trading Holidays for the Calendar Year 2019. MCX does not remain open on all Saturdays.

DayDateHoliday Name Comment
TuesdayJanuary 01, 2019New Year's DayEvening Off
TuesdayJanuary 01, 2019New Year's DayEvening Off
SaturdayJanuary 26, 2019Republic DayFull Day Off
SaturdayJanuary 26, 2019Republic DayFull Day Off
MondayMarch 04, 2019Maha ShivaratriMorning Off
MondayMarch 04, 2019Maha ShivaratriMorning Off
ThursdayMarch 21, 2019HoliMorning Off
ThursdayMarch 21, 2019HoliMorning Off
SaturdayApril 13, 2019Ram NavamiFull Day Off
SaturdayApril 13, 2019Ram NavamiFull Day Off
SundayApril 14, 2019Dr.baba Saheb Ambedkar JayantiFull Day Off
SundayApril 14, 2019Dr.baba Saheb Ambedkar JayantiFull Day Off
WednesdayApril 17, 2019Mahavir JayantiMorning Off
WednesdayApril 17, 2019Mahavir JayantiMorning Off
FridayApril 19, 2019Good FridayFull Day Off
FridayApril 19, 2019Good FridayFull Day Off
WednesdayMay 01, 2019Maharashtra DayMorning Off
WednesdayMay 01, 2019Maharashtra DayMorning Off
WednesdayJune 05, 2019Id-ul-fitr (ramzan Id)Full Day Off
WednesdayJune 05, 2019Id-ul-fitr (ramzan Id)Full Day Off
MondayAugust 12, 2019Bakri Id / Eid Ul-adhaMorning Off
MondayAugust 12, 2019Bakri Id / Eid Ul-adhaMorning Off
ThursdayAugust 15, 2019Independence DayFull Day Off
ThursdayAugust 15, 2019Independence DayFull Day Off
MondaySeptember 02, 2019Ganesh ChaturthiMorning Off
MondaySeptember 02, 2019Ganesh ChaturthiMorning Off
TuesdaySeptember 10, 2019MoharumMorning Off
TuesdaySeptember 10, 2019MoharumMorning Off
WednesdayOctober 02, 2019Mathatma Gandhi JayantiFull Day Off
WednesdayOctober 02, 2019Mathatma Gandhi JayantiFull Day Off
TuesdayOctober 08, 2019DasaraMorning Off
TuesdayOctober 08, 2019DasaraMorning Off
SundayOctober 27, 2019Diwali Laxmi PujanMorning Off
SundayOctober 27, 2019Diwali-laxmi Pujan**Morning Off
MondayOctober 28, 2019Diwali BalipratipadaMorning Off
MondayOctober 28, 2019Diwali-balipratipadaMorning Off
TuesdayNovember 12, 2019Guru Nanak JayantiMorning Off
TuesdayNovember 12, 2019Guru Nanak JayantiMorning Off
WednesdayDecember 25, 2019ChristmasFull Day Off
WednesdayDecember 25, 2019ChristmasFull Day Off

MCX stands for Multi Commodity Exchange of India Limited. MCX was established in 2003. MCX is India's first listed commodity derivatives exchange that facilitates online trading of commodity derivatives transactions. It also provides a platform for price discovery and risk management.

A commodity market is a place where you can buy, sell or trade various commodities at current or future date. In MCX, you can make a commodity trading. Commodity trading is similar to stock trading but here instead of purchasing and selling shares of companies, you can buy and sell commodity products.

As of 31st December, 2018, MCX has 684 registered members and 54,324 Authorised Persons. MCX has its presence in around 1091 cities and towns across India.

MCX has to operate under the regulatory framework of Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI).

MCX offers trading in commodity derivative contracts across varied segments including:

  1. Bullion: Gold, Gold Mini, Gold Guinea, Gold Petal, Gold Petal ( New Delhi), Gold Global, Silver, Silver Mini, Silver Micro, Silver 1000
  2. Industrial Metals: Aluminium, Aluminium Mini, Copper, Copper Mini, Lead, Lead Mini, Nickel, Nickel Mini, Zinc, Zinc Mini,Brass(futures)
  3. Energy: Brent Crude Oil, Crude Oil, Crude Oil Mini, Natural Gas
  4. Agricultural Commodities: Cardamom, Cotton, Crude Palm Oil, Kapas, Mentha Oil, Castorseed, RBD Palmolien, Black Pepper

MCX Indices

In 2017 MCX partnered with Thomson Reuters to develop India's first co-branded commodity index series, the iCOMDEX. iCOMDEX series consists of following indices:

  1. iCOMDEX Composite
  2. 2 Sectoral Indices
    • iCOMDEX Base Metals
    • iCOMDEX Bullion
  3. 3 Single-Commodity Indices
    • iCOMDEX Gold
    • iCOMDEX Copper
    • iCOMDEX Crude Oil
  4. Other Indices of MCX
    • MCXCOMDEX
    • MCXAgri
    • MCXEnergy
    • MCXMetal
    • Rainfall Indices

MCX Milestones

  • MCX had come out with a public issue (IPO) in February 2012 marking first ever IPO by an Indian exchange.
  • MCX is being regulated by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) from September 28, 2015.
  • MCX partnered with Thomson Reuters to develop India's first co-branded commodity index series, the iCOMDEX in 2017.