Trading hours stock exchange Spain (IBEX35)

Spain is classically known for its bullfighters and sunny beaches. However, as an investor, you can also invest in this sunny country! The Madrid Stock Exchange is open to all European investors. But what are the opening hours of the Spanish stock exchange? And on what days is the Madrid Stock Exchange closed? On this page you will find all the answers you are looking for!

What are the trading hours of the Spanish stock exchange?

Do you want to know when the Madrid Stock Exchange will open? In that case, you’ve come to the right place! The Stock Exchange of Spain opens at 9:00 in the morning and closes again at 17;30 in the evening. Between these hours you can trade well-known Spanish shares such as BancoSantander and NN Hoteles.

We use a script to determine the opening and closing times in your local time: the stock exchange of Spain opens on ##T|8:00## and closes at ##T|16:30##.

When will Spain’s 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 what days is the Spanish stock exchange closed?

Share traders, too, sometimes need a rest day. Spain’s stock exchange is not always open. But on which days is Spain’s stock exchange actually closed?

2021

  • 1 January – New Year
  • 2 April – Good Friday
  • 5 April – Easter
  • 1 May – Labour Day
  • 24-25 December – Christmas
  • 31 December – New Year

2020

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

On other days, Spain’s stock exchange closes a little earlier. On the following days the stock exchange closes already at 14:00:

  • 24 December 2020 – Christmas
  • 31 December 2020 – New Year

Is Spain’s stock exchange open on weekends?

Spain’s stock exchange is always closed on weekends. Incidentally, this is the case with all stock exchanges in the world.

What are the IBEX35’s trading hours?

The INDEX-35 is the best known stock index of the Bolsa de Madrid or Madrid Stock Exchange. You can compare this index with the British FTSE. Each share within this stock exchange has a different weight. The maximum weight than a share can get is 20%. This prevents one company from becoming too decisive for the price of the index.

The trading hours of the IBDEX-35 are the same as those of the Spanish stock exchange. So you can trade the index and the shares in the index from 9:00 in the morning until 17:30 in the evening local time.

Do you want to invest in Spain yourself?

It may, of course, be interesting to invest in Spain yourself. For this you need an account with a broker. Fortunately, you do not have to look for a Spanish broker. You can easily invest in Spanish shares with an international broker. With eToro you can for example invest in Spanish shares without paying commissions. Use the button to open a free demo with eToro directly:

Would you like to know where you can buy the cheapest Spanish shares? Then you can use the table below:

What currency is used on the Spanish stock exchange?

Shares on the Spanish stock exchange are traded in the euro. Bear in mind that your investment may decrease in value if your currency becomes stronger in relation to Spain’s currency.

Where can you find Spain’s stock exchange?

The stock exchange of Spain can be found in Madrid which is the capital of Spain. You can visit the website of the stock exchange here. The full address details are here:

Palacio de la BolsaPlaza de la Lealtad, 128014 Madrid, Spain

You can also reach the stock exchange via estudios@grupobme.es or +34 917 09 50 00.

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