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Holiday & Trading Hours

Nasdaq observes the holidays below and will send Trader Alerts to remind customers when the Market will be closed or will close early. Please refer to those alerts for all information, including system operating hours.

Holiday Schedule

2019HolidayStatus
January 1, 2019New Year's Day (Observed)Closed
January 21, 2019Martin Luther King, Jr. DayClosed
February 18, 2019President's Day - U.S.Closed
April 19, 2019Good FridayClosed
May 27, 2019Memorial Day - U.S.Closed
July 3, 2019Early Close - U.S.1:00 p.m.
July 4, 2019Independence Day - U.S.Closed
September 2, 2019Labor Day - U.S.Closed
November 28, 2019Thanksgiving Day - U.S.Closed
November 29, 2019Early Close - U.S.1:00 p.m.
December 24, 2019Christmas Eve Early Close - U.S.1:00 p.m.
December 25, 2019Christmas DayClosed

Trading Hours

Options MarketHours
Equity Options9:30 a.m. ET to 4:00 p.m. ET
ETF & ETN Options9:30 a.m. ET to 4:00 p.m. ET*
Index Options9:30 a.m. ET to 4:00 p.m. ET*
World Currency Options9:30 a.m. ET to 4:00 p.m. ET
*Please note the following option classes will trade from 9:30 a.m. ET to 4:15 p.m. ET: AMJ, DBA, DBB, DBC, DBO, DBS, DIA, EEM, EFA, IWM, IWN, IWO, IWV, KBE, KRE, MDY, MNX, MOO, NDX, NDXP, NQX, OEF, QQQ, SLX, SPY, SVXY, UNG, UUP, UVXY, VIIX, VIXY, VPL, VXX, VXXB, VXZ, VXZB, XHB, XLB, XLE, XLF, XLI, XLK, XLP, XLU, XLV, XLY, XME, XRT

TradeDate—Settlement Date Schedule

Pursuant to Sections 220.8(b)(1) and (4) of Regulation T of the Federal Reserve Board, a broker-dealer must promptly cancel or otherwise liquidate a customer purchase transaction in a cash account if full payment is not received within five business days from the date of purchase or, pursuant to Section 220.8(d)(1), make application to extend the time period specified. The date by which members must take such action is shown below in the column titled “Reg. T Date.”

Similarly, SEC Rule 15c3-3 requires member organizations to take prompt steps to obtain possession or control of securities pursuant to paragraph (m) through a buy-in procedure or otherwise if securities are not received within 13 business days from the date of sale or, pursuant to paragraph (n), make application to extend the time period specified. The date by which members must take such action is shown below in the column titled “SEC Extension Date.”

Brokers, dealers and municipal securities dealers should use the settlement dates for purposes of clearing and settling transactions pursuant to the securities exchanges.

Please view the FINRA 2018 Holiday Trade Date, Settlement Date and Margin Extensions Schedule.

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