Bank holidays

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Bank holidays in 2020

The dates marked with an X are public bank holidays in the Nordic countries during 2020. Opening hours and dates at our branches may vary, please check with each branch separately for exact information.

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Bank holidays during 2020

DenmarkFinlandNorwaySweden
1 Januaryxxxx
6 January
x
x
9 Aprilx
x
10 Aprilxxxx
13 Aprilxxxx
1 May
xxx
8 Mayx


17 May

x
21 Mayxxxx
22 Mayx
1 Junexx
5 Junex
19 Junexx
6 Decemberx
24 Decemberxxxx
25 Decemberxxxx
31 Decemberx

x
Sources: The respective central banks.
The following dates are half-trading days in Sweden in 2020: 9 April, 30 April,  20 May, 5 Juni, 18 June, 30 October and 23 December. (Source: Nasdaq)

The following date is a half-trading day in Norway in 2020: 8 April (Source: Nasdaq)

Bank holidays in 2019

The dates marked with an X are bank holidays in the Nordic countries during 2019. This means that banks are closed and that equity and fixed-income trading is closed on the respective stock exchanges. In Finland and Norway, the stock exchanges are closed on 31 December but banks are open, these days are marked with a C.

Sweden and Norway also have so-called half-trading days. Please visit the respective stock exchanges for more details regarding trading hours. 

Bank holidays during 2019

DenmarkFinlandNorwaySweden
1 JanuaryXX *)XX
18 AprilXX
19 AprilXX *)XX
22 AprilXX *)XX
1 MayX *)XX
17 MayXX
30 MayXXXX
31 MayX
5 JuneX
6 JuneX
10 JuneXX
21 JuneXX
6 DecemberX
24 DecemberXXXX
25 DecemberXX *)XX
26 DecemberXX *)XX
31 DecemberXCCX
The following dates are half-trading days in Sweden in 2019: 18 April, 30 April,  29 May and 1 November 

The following date is a half-trading day in Norway in 2019: 17 April

*) Official TARGET closing day (TARGET is the RTGS system for the euro)

Bank holidays in 2018

The following dates are bank holidays in the Nordic countries in 2018. This means that equity and fixed-income trading is closed on the respective stock exchanges.

Scroll further down to see the bank holidays for 2019.

Bank holidays during 2018DenmarkFinlandNorwaySweden
1 Januaryxx*)
xx
29 Marchxx
30 Marchxx*)xx
2 Aprilxx*)xx
27 Aprilx


1 May
x*)
xx
10 Mayxxxx
11 Mayx


17 May
x
21 Mayxx
5 Junex

6 June
x
22 Junexx
6 December
x

24 Decemberxxxx
25 Decemberxx*)xx
26 December 
xx*)xx
31 Decemberxx

*) Official TARGET closing day (TARGET is the RTGS system for the euro)

Bank holidays in 2017

The following dates were bank holidays in the respective Nordic countries in 2017. 

Bank holidays during 2017DenmarkFinlandNorwaySweden
6 Januaryxx
13 Aprilxx
14 Aprilxx*)xx
17 Aprilxx*)xx
1 May
x*)xx
12 Mayx


17 May

x
25 Mayxxxx
26 Mayx
5 Junexx
6 June
x
23 Junexx
6 Decemberx
25 Decemberxx*)xx
26 Decemberxx*)xx

*) Official TARGET closing day (TARGET is the RTGS system for the euro)