Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) is to return to standard operating hours from Monday July 13, 2020.
The Designated Time Schedule (DTS) has been announced as follows
Monday to Thursday:
Market opening: 9:30 am
Market closing: 3:30 pm
Market opening: 9:15 am
First session closing: 12:00 pm
Start of second session: 2:30 pm
Closing of second session: 4:30 pm
This is a positive development for the Stock Market and will encourage investors and market participants to fully take part in Capital Market related activities, said MD PSX, Mr. Farrukh Khan, while speaking about the reversion to normal timings at the Exchange.
“It is with great pleasure that I announce that Pakistan Stock Exchange is reverting to normal market timings. This will help propagate normal market activities and is an encouraging development for the post COVID-19 economy. This gives positive vibes for flattening of the curve in terms of the pandemic”.
Mr. Khan further stated, “The Government, SECP, and SBP have taken numerous steps in the current year which are having a positive impact on the Capital Markets of Pakistan.”