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Trading Holidays on TPEX

Monday Jan. 02, 2023 Republic Day Holiday
Friday Jan. 20, 2023 Chinese New Year’s Eve
Monday Jan. 23, 2023 Chinese New Year Holiday
Tuesday Jan. 24, 2023 Chinese New Year Holiday
Wednesday Jan. 25, 2023 Chinese New Year Holiday
Thursday Jan. 26, 2023 Chinese New Year’s Eve
Friday Jan. 27, 2023 Chinese New Year Holiday
Monday Feb. 27, 2023 Peace Memorial Day Holiday
Tuesday Feb. 28, 2023 Peace Memorial Day
Monday Apr. 03, 2023 Children’s Day
Tuesday Apr. 04, 2023 Children’s Day
Wednesday Apr. 05, 2023 Qing Ming Festival
Monday May 01, 2023 Labour Day
Thursday Jun 22, 2023 Dragon Boat Festival
Friday Jun 23, 2023 Dragon Boat Festival Holiday
Friday Sep 29, 2023 Mid-Autumn Festival
Monday Oct 09, 2023 National Day
Tuesday Oct 10, 2023 National Day

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What investors need to know about holidays on TPEX Exchange

The Taipei Exchange (TPEX), formerly known as the GreTai Securities Market, is a significant stock exchange in Taiwan. As with any stock exchange, TPEX observes specific holidays throughout the year when trading activities are suspended. These holidays provide market participants with necessary breaks, facilitate administrative tasks, and ensure the smooth operation of the exchange. This article aims to outline the holidays observed by the Taipei Exchange in 2023 and discuss their impact on trading and investors.

TPEX Holidays in 2023

TPEX follows a predefined holiday schedule. In 2023, the Taipei Exchange will be closed on the following days:

  1. New Year’s Day: January 1st, 2023 (public holiday).
  2. Lunar New Year’s Eve: February 8th, 2023 (public holiday).
  3. Lunar New Year Holidays: February 9th to February 14th, 2023 (public holidays).
  4. 228 Memorial Day: February 28th, 2023 (public holiday).
  5. Children’s Day: April 4th, 2023 (public holiday).
  6. Tomb Sweeping Day: April 5th, 2023 (public holiday).
  7. Labor Day: May 1st, 2023 (public holiday).
  8. Dragon Boat Festival: June 1st, 2023 (public holiday).
  9. Mid-Autumn Festival: September 28th, 2023 (public holiday).
  10. Double Tenth National Day: October 10th, 2023 (public holiday).
  11. New Year’s Eve: December 31st, 2023 (public holiday).

Impact on Trading and Investors

The holidays observed by the Taipei Exchange directly impact trading activities and investor engagement. During these non-trading days, TPEX is closed, and investors cannot buy or sell securities listed on the exchange. Consequently, trading volumes and liquidity experience a significant decline during these periods.

For traders and investors, it is crucial to consider the holiday schedule of TPEX when planning investment strategies and managing portfolios. Being aware of market closures allows investors to adjust their trading activities and timing of transactions accordingly. It is advisable to plan ahead and execute trades either before or after these holidays to avoid potential disruptions.

Additionally, the holiday breaks provide an opportunity for investors to review their investment portfolios, analyze market trends, and make informed decisions. This period of reflection allows investors to adjust strategies, rebalance portfolios, and align investments with their long-term goals.

During the holiday season, it is important for investors to stay informed about global economic and financial news that may impact the market upon reopening. Significant events or developments during this period can influence investor sentiment and trigger market fluctuations when trading resumes.

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