Istanbul Stock Exchange (BIST) Trading Hours

Istanbul Stock Exchange (BIST) Profile

The Borsa İstanbul (abbreviated as BIST) is the only real exchange entity of Turkey combining the previous Istanbul Inventory Exchange (ISE) (Turkish: İstanbul Menkul Kıymetler Borsası, IMKB), the Istanbul Gold Exchange (Turkish: İstanbul Altın Borsası, İAB) and the Derivatives Exchange of Turkey (Turkish: Vadeli İşlem Opsiyon Borsası, VOB) below one umbrella. It was established as an included firm with a founding capital of Turkish lira (approx. US$240 million) on April 3, 2013, and commenced to function on April 5, 2013. Its brand is the normal Ottoman mark for Istanbul, the tulip. Its slogan is “price investing”.

Borsa İstanbul brings collectively all of the exchanges working within the Turkish capital markets beneath a single roof. Its Articles of Association was ready by the Capital Markets Board, and following its approval by the Minister in cost, it was registered on April 3, 2013, thereby receiving a basis and operation allow.

BIST Contact Info:

Registered Office:
Borsa İstanbul, Resitpasa Mahallesi, Borsa İstanbul Caddesi No: 4, Sariyer,
34467, Istanbul / TURKEY
T: +90 212 298 21 00
F: +90 212 298 25 00
Email: international [at] borsaistanbul.com
Website: www.borsaistanbul.com

Istanbul Stock Exchange (BIST) Trading Hours

Borsa İstanbul Stock Exchange trading is conducted from Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

Monday

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

Tuesday

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

Wednesday

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

Thursday

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

Friday

10:00 AM – 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM.

Saturday

Closed

Sunday

Closed

Istanbul Stock Exchange 2019 Holidays

Holiday Name

Observed Date

New Year’s Day

January 1, 2019

Children’s Day

April 23, 2019

Labour Day

May 1, 2019

Ramadan Feast

June 4, 2019

Ramadan Feast

June 5, 2019

Ramadan Feast

June 6, 2019

Democracy and National Unity Day

July 15, 2019

Eid al-Adha

August 12, 2019

Eid al-Adha

August 13, 2019

Eid al-Adha

August 14, 2019

Victory Day

August 30, 2019

Republic Day

October 29, 2019

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