Trading hours Luxembourg Stock Exchange (luxX Index)

Luxembourg is a small country with just over half a million inhabitants. It is therefore the smallest country in the European Union after Malta. Nevertheless, the country is relatively prosperous, with a GDP of over USD 62 billion. You can therefore choose to trade on the Luxembourg stock exchange. What  are the opening hours of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange, and when will it be closed?

Trading hours stock exchange Luxembourg

The Luxembourg Stock Exchange opens at 9:00 in the morning and closes again at 17:30 in the evening local time. On weekend days the stock exchange is closed like many other stock exchanges. Some brokers also allow you to trade in shares listed on the Luxembourg stock exchange outside regular opening hours. This is often more expensive due to the lower volume.

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When does the Luxembourg Stock Exchange open/close?

In the timer below you can see when the stock exchange will open or close again. This way you are always ready for a new trading session!

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On which days is the Luxembourg Stock Exchange closed

When you start investing, it is wise to plan when the Luxembourg stock exchange closes. Below you can find an overview of the special holidays on which the stock exchange is closed:

2021

  • 1 January – New Year’s Day
  • 10 April – Good Friday
  • 13 April – Easter
  • 1 May – Labour Day
  • 24-25 December – Christmas (on the 24th open from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.)
  • 31 December – New Year (open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.)

2020

  • 1 January 2020 – New Year’s Day
  • 10 April 2020 – Good Friday
  • 13 April 2020 – Easter Monday
  • 1 May 2020 – Labour Day
  • 25 December 2020 – Christmas

On the following days the stock exchange has different closing times. On those days you have to be careful with your orders:

  • 24 December 2020 – Christmas from 9 to 14:00.
  • 31 December 2020 – New Year from 9:00 to 14:00.

As you can see, the Luxembourg stock exchange rarely closes. It is one of the most accessible stock exchanges where you can invest on almost every day.

When was the LuxX Index opened?

The LuxX index is Luxembourg’s national index. This index consists of only ten shares, all of which are listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange. Not every share has a heavy weight within the index. The smaller shares have a weight of less than one percent and therefore do not influence the index too much. Examples of shares within the index are Aperam and ArcelorMittal.

Before you start investing in the LuxX Index you, will of course want to know the opening hours. The LuxX Index is open from 9:00 to 17:30 local time, just like the stock exchange itself.

Would you like to invest in Luxembourg yourself?

Would you like to invest yourself in shares of companies listed on the Luxembourg stock exchange? Or do you want to buy shares in the LuxX index fund? In that case you first need an account with an online broker. Below you can see with which parties you can invest at advantageous rates:

Your capital is at risk. Other fees apply. For more information, visit etoro.com/trading/fees.

What currency is used on the Luxembourg stock exchange?

Shares on the Luxembourg stock exchange are traded in the euro. Please note that your investment may decrease in value as your currency strengthens in relation to Luxembourg’s currency.

Where can you find the stock exchange in Luxembourg?

The Luxembourg Stock Exchange is located in Luxembourg which is the capital of Luxembourg. You can visit the website of the stock exchange here. The full address details are here:

35A Boulevard Joseph llL-1840 Luxembourg

You can also reach the stock exchange via dmu@bourse.lu or +352 47 79 36 1.

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