Business Days

London Stock Exchange plc. generally operates its Trading Services each weekday. It does however, recognise the Public and Bank Holidays of England & Wales and the impact on its Trading Services of these days are set out in the table below.

The operational hours of each of our trading services is set out in the Millennium Exchange & TRADEcho Business Parameters Document which can be found here.

London Stock Exchange will keep its days of operation under review. Click here to view the anticipated settlement calendar for all order book executions that has been produced in conjunction with the relevant CSD and CCPs.

 
 
On Exchange Trading Services
OTC/SI Off-book trade reporting only
 Monday 24 December 2018
 Christmas Eve
Markets closing process commences from 12:30 London time.
Standard settlement day
Available as normal
 Tuesday 25 December 2018
 Christmas Day
NON-trading day. 
Also NON-settlement day in EUI
Not available
 Wednesday 26 December 2018
 Boxing Day
NON-trading day. 
Also NON-settlement day in EUI
Not available
 Monday 31 December 2018
 New Year's Eve
Markets closing process commences from 12:30 London time.
Standard settlement day
Available as normal 
 Tuesday 1 January 2019
 New Year's Day
NON-trading day. 
Also GBX/ GBP NON-settlement day in EUI
Not available
 Friday 19 April 2019
 Good Friday
NON-trading day.  
Also GBX/ GBP NON-settlement day in EUI
Not available
 Monday 22 April 2019
 Easter Monday
NON-trading day.  
Also GBX/ GBP NON-settlement day in EUI
Not available
 Monday 6 May 2019
 Early May Bank Holiday
NON-trading day.  
Also GBX/ GBP NON-settlement day in EUI
Available as normal
 Monday 27 May 2019
 Spring Bank Holiday
NON-trading day.  
Also GBX/ GBP NON-settlement day in EUI
Available as normal
Monday 26 August 2019
Summer Bank Holiday
NON-trading day.  
Also GBX/ GBP NON-settlement day in EUI
Available as normal 
Tuesday 24 December 2019
Christmas Eve
Markets closing process commences from 12:30 London time. Standard settlement day
Available as normal
Wednesday 25 December 2019
Christmas Day
NON-trading day. Also GBX/ GBP NON-settlement day in EUI
Not available
Thursday 26 December 2019
Boxing Day
NON-trading day, Also GBX/ GBP NON-settlement day in EUI
Not available
Tuesday 31 December 2019
New Year's Eve
Markets closing process commences from 12:30 London time. Standard settlement day
Available as normal
Wednesday 1 January 2020
New Year's Day
NON-trading day. Also GBX / GBP NON-settlement day in EUI
Not available