Trading Holidays on OMX
|Friday||Jan. 06, 2023||Epiphany|
|Friday||Apr. 07, 2023||Good Friday|
|Monday||Apr. 10, 2023||Easter Monday|
|Monday||May 01, 2023||May Day|
|Wednesday||May 17, 2023||Ascension Day|
|Thursday||May 18, 2023||Ascension Day|
|Tuesday||Jun 06, 2023||National Day|
|Friday||Jun 23, 2023||Midsummer Day|
|Friday||Nov. 03, 2023||All Saints Day|
|Monday||Dec 25, 2023||Christmas Day|
|Tuesday||Dec 26, 2023||Boxing Day|
Stockholm Stock Exchange OMX Holidays 2023
What investors need to know about holidays on OMX Exchange
The Stockholm Stock Exchange, also known as Nasdaq Stockholm or OMX Stockholm, is the main securities exchange in Sweden. It provides a platform for trading stocks, bonds, and other securities issued by companies in Sweden and other countries. The exchange operates on a schedule that is similar to other major exchanges around the world, with regular trading hours during the weekdays and holidays observed throughout the year. In this article, we will take a closer look at the OMX holidays for 2023.
The OMX follows the schedule of public holidays recognized by the Swedish government. In 2023, the OMX will be closed on the following days:
- New Year’s Day: January 1, 2023
- Good Friday: April 14, 2023
- Easter Monday: April 17, 2023
- International Workers’ Day: May 1, 2023
- Ascension Day: May 25, 2023
- National Day of Sweden: June 6, 2023
- Midsummer Eve: June 23, 2023
- Christmas Eve: December 24, 2023
- Christmas Day: December 25, 2023
- Boxing Day: December 26, 2023
- New Year’s Eve: December 31, 2023
On these days, there will be no trading on the OMX, and any orders placed will be queued for the next trading day. The OMX will resume regular trading hours on the next business day following the holiday.
It is worth noting that the OMX may also have special trading hours or closures during periods of market volatility or other unforeseen events. In such cases, the OMX will notify traders and investors in advance of any changes to the regular trading schedule.
In conclusion, the OMX holidays for 2023 follow the public holidays recognized by the Swedish government. It is important for traders and investors to be aware of these holiday closures and plan accordingly to avoid any disruptions to their trading activities. The OMX’s regular trading hours are from Monday to Friday, and any special trading hours or closures will be announced in advance. Overall, the OMX provides a reliable platform for trading securities in Sweden, and its adherence to a regular schedule and transparent communication make it an attractive destination for investors both domestically and internationally.