Clients’ Servicing Calendar

We deliver services to our clients every working day from 8.30 a.m. till 6.30 p.m., but our clients can get in touch with us 24/7 by calling our Client Line. In this calendar, we have summarized exceptions in client servicing schedule taking into account holidays and days off in other countries and on Exchanges.

National holidays and holidays on global stock exchanges that have impact on ABLV work order:

Abbreviations Country / System / Exchange Performing operations
LV Latvia The bank does not perform Nasdaq Riga deals.
LU Luxembourg No limitations are applied to deals.
Country code The country in the national currency of which the payment is performed 

If the payment value date appears to be a holiday in the beneficiary/intermediary bank or the payment system via which the payment is executed, or the day appearing to be a holiday in the country issuing the payment currency, the Bank will execute the payment order on the first following working day of the Bank, beneficiary/intermediary bank, or payment system.

The Bank may set special procedure for executing the payments on such days.
EU

EUR payment system

CME New York Stock Exchange CME GLOBEX Trading does not perform any transactions.
LSE London Stock Exchange The London Stock Exchange does not perform any transactions.
MOEX Moscow Stock Exchange The Moscow Stock Exchange does not perform any transactions.
OBS the day officially announced to be a holiday where a public holiday falls on Saturday or Sunday.

List of Countries, Currencies of Which ABLV Bank, AS, Uses in Settlement Transactions

Year 2018 Calendar

January

    Country and Holiday Performing operations
1 January Monday AE (United Arab Emirates), AM (Armenia), AU (Australia), BY (Belarus), CA (Canada), CH (Switzerland), CN (China), CZ (Czech Republic), DK (Denmark), GB (UK), GE (Georgia), HK (Hong Kong), JP (Japan), KZ (Kazakhstan), LU (Luxemburga), LV (Latvia), NO (Norway), NZ (New Zealand), PL (Poland), RU (Russia), SE (Sweden), SG (Singapore), TH (Thailand), TR (Turkey), UA (Ukraine), US (USA), ZA (South Africa): New Year’s Day ABLV does not serve clients.

EU, LSE, MOEX  
2 January Tuesday

AM (Armenia), RU (Russia): New Year’s Holiday
CA (Canada), CH (Switzerland), GE (Georgia), JP (Japan), KZ (Kazakhstan), NZ (New Zealand), TH (Thailand), UA (Ukraine): New Year’s Day

 
3 January Wednesday

AM (Armenia), RU (Russia): New Year’s Holiday
JP (Japan): New Year’s Day

 
4 January Thursday AM (Armenia), RU (Russia): New Year’s Holiday  
5 January Friday

AM (Armenia), RU (Russia): New Year’s Holiday

 
8 January Monday JP (Japan): Coming of Age Day
UA (Ukraine): Christmas (Orthodox) Day
 
15 January Monday US (USA): Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day  
19 January Friday GE (Georgia): Orthodox Epiphany  
26 January Friday AU (Australia): Australia day  

February

    Country and Holiday Performing operations
6 February Tuesday NZ (New Zealand): Waitangi Day  
12 February Monday

AU (Australia): Royal Hobart Regatta
CA (Canada): Family Day (in British Columbia)
JP (Japan): National Foundation Day (OBS)

 
15 February Thursday CN (China): Chinese New Year  
16 February Friday CN (China): Chinese New Year
HK (Hong Kong): Chinese Lunar New Year holidays
SG (Singapore): Lunar New Year 1
 
19 February Monday CA (Canada): Family Day
CN (China): Chinese New Year
HK (Hong Kong): Chinese Lunar New Year holidays
US (USA): Presidents’ Day
 
20 February Tuesday CN (China): Chinese New Year  
21 February Wednesday CN (China): Chinese New Year  
23 February Friday RU (Russia): Defense of the Fatherland MOEX

March



Country and Holiday Performing operations
1 March Thursday IL (Israel): Purim  
2 March Friday IL (Israel): Purim
TH (Thailand): Makha Bucha Day
 
5 March Monday

AU (Australia): Labour Day

 
8 March Thursday AM (Armenia), BY (Belarus), GE (Georgia), KZ (Kazakhstan), RU (Russia), UA (Ukraine): International Women’s Day MOEX
12 March Monday AU (Australia): Canberra Day  
19 March Monday

CH (Switzerland): St Josephs Day
GB (UK): St. Patrick’s Day (Northern Ireland only)

 
21 March Wednesday

JP (Japan): Vernal Equinox Day
KZ (Kazakhstan): Noruz
ZA (South Africa): Human Rights Day

 
22 March Thursday KZ (Kazakhstan): Noruz  
23 March Friday KZ (Kazakhstan): Noruz  
26 March Monday NZ (New Zealand): Otago Anniversary  
29 March Thursday

DK (Denmark), NO (Norway): Maundy Thursday

 
30 March Friday AU (Australia), CA (Canada), CH (Switzerland), CZ (Czech Republic), DK (Denmark), GB (UK), HK (Hong Kong), LU (Luxembourg), LV (Latvia), NO (Norway), SE (Sweden), SG (Singapore), ZA (South Africa): Good Friday ABLV does not serve clients.

EU

April



Country and Holiday Performing operations
2 April Monday AU (Australia), CH (Switzerland), CZ (Czech Republic), DK (Denmark), GB (UK), HK (Hong Kong), LU (Luxembourg), LV (Latvia), NO (Norway), NZ (New Zealand), PL (Poland), SE (Sweden), ZA (South Africa): Easter Monday The bank serves foreign clients. Cash services and deposit boxes are not available. The bank produces payment cards; received VISA and MasterCard payment cards transactions are withdrawn from clients’ accounts. ABLV Capital Markets delivers services.

EU, LSE 
3 April Tuesday AU (Australia): Easter Tuesday  
5 April Thursday CN (China): Ching Ming Festival
HK (Hong Kong): Ching Ming Festival
 
6 April Friday CN (China): Ching Ming Festival
GE (Georgia): Orthodox Good Friday
IL (Israel): Pesach Day 7
TH (Thailand): Chakri Dynasty Day
 
9 April Monday

GE (Georgia): Orthodox Easter Monday, Day of National Unity
UA (Ukraine): Orthodox Easter Monday

 
13 April Friday TH (Thailand): Songkran Festival  
16 April Monday TH (Thailand): Songkran Festival  
17 April Tuesday BY (Belarus): Commemoration Day  
19 April Thursday IL (Israel): Independence Day  
23 April Monday TR (Turkey): National Sovereignty and Children’s Day  
24 April Tuesday AM (Armenia): Genocide Memorial Day  
25 April Wednesday AU (Australia), NZ (New Zealand): ANZAC Day  
27 April Friday

DK (Denmark): General Prayer Day
ZA (South Africa): Freedom Day

 
30 April Monday

CN (China): Labour Day Holiday
JP (Japan): Showa Day

 

May



Country and Holiday Performing operations
1 May Tuesday AM (Armenia), BY (Belarus), CH (Switzerland), CN (China), CZ (Czech Republic), HK (Hong Kong), LU (Luxembourg), LV (Latvia), NO (Norway), PL (Poland), RU (Russia), SE (Sweden), SG (Singapore), TH (Thailand), TR (Turkey), UA (Ukraine): Labor Day / May Dayy
KZ (Kazakhstan): Unification Day
ZA (South Africa): Worker’s Day
ABLV does not serve clients.

EU, CME, LSE, MOEX
2 May Wednesday UA (Ukraine): Labour Day Holiday  
3 May Thursday JP (Japan), PL (Poland): Constitution Day  
4 May Friday JP (Japan): Greenery Day (formely National Holiday)
LV (Latvia): Restoration of Independence Day
The bank serves foreign clients. Cash services and deposit boxes are not available. The bank produces payment cards; received VISA and MasterCard payment cards transactions are withdrawn from clients’ accounts. ABLV Capital Markets delivers services.
7 May Monday AU (Australia): Labour Day
GB (UK): Early May Bank Holiday
KZ (Kazakhstan): Defender of the Fatherland Day
TH (Thailand): Royal Ploughing Ceremony
 
8 May Tuesday CZ (Czech Republic): Anniversary of liberation
9 May Wednesday AM (Armenia), BY (Belarus), GE (Georgia), KZ (Kazakhstan), RU (Russia), UA (Ukraine): Victory Day MOEX
10 May Thursday CH (Switzerland), DK (Denmark), LU (Luxembourg), NO (Norway), SE (Sweden): Ascension Day

11 May Friday DK (Denmark): Ascension Day
17 May Thursday NO (Norway): Constitution Day  
21 May Monday CA (Canada): Victoria / Patriot’s Day
CH (Switzerland), DK (Denmark), LU (Luxembourg), NO (Norway): Whitmonday

22 May Tuesday HK (Hong Kong): Buddha’s Birthday
28 May Monday AM (Armenia): Republic Day
GB (UK): Spring Bank Holiday
UA (Ukraine): Orthodox Pentecost Monday
US (USA): Memorial Day

29 May Tuesday SG (Singapore) Wesak Day
TH (Thailand): Visakha Bucha Day

31 May Thursday CH (Switzerland), PL (Poland): Corpus Christi

June



Country and Holiday Performing operations
4 June Monday AU (Australia): Western Australia Day
NZ (New Zealand): Queen’s Birthday

5 June Tuesday

DK (Denmark): Constitution Day

 
6 June Wednesday AU (Australia): Queensland Day
SE (Sweden): National Day of Sweden or the Swedish Flag Day
 
11 June Monday AU (Australia): Queen’s Birthday  
12 June Tuesday RU (Russia): Declaration of Russian Sovereighty MOEX
15 June Friday SG (Singapore): Hari Raya Puasa
TR (Turkey): Ramazan Feast
 
18 June Monday CN (China), HK (Hong Kong): Dragon Boat Festival  
22 June Friday SE (Sweden): Midsummer Eve  
25 June Monday CA (Canada): Discpvery Day vai The National Holiday of Quebec
28 June Thursday

UA (Ukraine): Constitution Day

 
29 June Friday

CH (Switzerland): Saint Peter and Saint Paul

 

July



Country and Holiday Performing operations
2 July Monday

CA (Canada): Canada day
HK (Hong Kong): Special Administrative Region Establishment Day OBS


3 July Tuesday

BY (Belarus): Independence Day

 
4 July Wednesday US (USA): Independence Day
5 July Thursday

AM (Armenia): Constitution Day
CZ (Czech Republic): Day of Cyril and Metodey


6 July Friday

CZ (Czech Republic): Jan Hus
KZ (Kazakhstan): Day of the Capital

 
12 July Thursday

GB (UK): Battle of the Boyne


16 July Monday JP (Japan): Marine Day  
26 July Thursday

TH (Thailand): Buddhist Lent

 

August



Country and Holiday Performing operations
1 August Wednesday CH (Switzerland): National Day
6 August Monday

AU (Australia): Bank Holiday NSW / Picnic Day
CA (Canada): Civic Holiday


9 August Thursday

SG (Singapore): National Day
ZA (South Africa): National Women’s Day


13 August Monday

TH (Thailand): Queen’s Birthday


15 August Wednesday

AU (Australia): Ekka People’s Day
CH (Switzerland), LU (Luxembourg), PL (Poland): Assumption Day


21 August Tuesday

AE (United Arab Emirates): Arafat (Haj) Day
TR (Turkey): Festival of Sacrifice (Eid al-Adha)


22 August Wednesday

AE (United Arab Emirates): Eid Al Adha Holiday
KZ (Kazakhstan): Kurban Ait
SG (Singapore): Hari Raya Puasa
TR (Turkey): Kurban Bayrami Holiday

 
23 August Thursday AE (United Arab Emirates): Eid Al Adha Holiday  
24 August Friday TR (Turkey): Kurban Bayrami Holiday
UA (Ukraine): Independence Day
 
27 August Monday

GB (UK): Summer Bank Holiday

 
28 August Tuesday

GE (Georgia): Assumptio (Orthodox)

 
30 August Thursday

KZ (Kazakhstan): Constitution Day
TR (Turkey): Victory Day

 

September



Country and Holiday Performing operations
3 September Monday CA (Canada), US (USA): Labour Day  
6 September Thursday CH (Switzerland): Federal Fast  
10 September Monday IL (Israel): Rosh Hashana (New Year)  
11 September Tuesday

AE (United Arab Emirates): Hijri New Year (Islamic New Year)
IL (Israel): Rosh Hashana (New Year)

 
17 September Monday JP (Japan): Respect for the Aged Day  
18 September Tuesday

IL (Israel): Yom Kippur Eve


19 September Wednesday

IL (Israel): Yom Kippur Eve


21 September Thursday AM (Armenia): Independence Day
24 September Monday

AU (Australia): Queens Birthday
CN (China): Mid Autumn Festival
IL (Israel): Sukkot
JP (Japan): Autumnal Equinox Day
ZA (South Africa): Heritage Day

 
25 September Tuesday HK (Hong Kong): Day after mid Autumn festival  
28 September Friday CZ (Czech Republic): Czech Statehood Day  

October



Country and Holiday Performing operations
1 October Monday

AU (Australia): Labour Day NSW
CN (China): National Day
HK (Hong Kong): National Day
IL (Israel): Shmini Atzeret/Simchat Torah


2 October Tuesday

CN (China): National Day Holiday


3 October Wednesday

CN (China): National Day Holiday


4 October Thursday

CN (China): National Day Holiday


5 October Friday

CN (China): National Day Holiday


8 October Monday

AU (Australia): Family & Community Day
CA (Canada): Thanksgivihg
JP (Japan): Physical Fitness Day
US (USA): Columbus Day

 
15 October Monday

UA (Ukraine): Defenders of Ukraine Day


17 October Wednesday

HK (Hong Kong): Chung Yeung Festival


22 October Monday

NZ (New Zealand): Labour Day


23 October Tuesday TH (Thailand): Chulalongkoun Day
25 October Thursday AU (Australia): Hobart Show  
29 October Monday TR (Turkey): Republic Day  

November



Country and Holiday Performing operations
1 November Thursday LU (Luxembourg), CH (Switzerland), PL (Poland): All Saint’s Day
5 November Monday RU (Russia): National Unity Day (OBS)
6 November Tuesday AU (Australia): Melbourne Cup Day  
7 November Wednesday

BY (Belarus): October Revolution Day
SG (Singapore): Deepavali


12 November Monday

CA (Canada): Remembrance Day
US (USA): Veterans Day


16 November Friday NZ (New Zealand): Christchurch Show Day
19 November Monday LV (Latvia): Proclamation of the Republic of Latvia (OBS) The bank serves foreign clients. Cash services and deposit boxes are not available. The bank produces payment cards; received VISA and MasterCard payment cards transactions are withdrawn from clients’ accounts. ABLV Capital Markets delivers services.
20 November Tuesday AE (United Arab Emirates): Prophet Mohammed’s Birthday
22 November Thursday US (USA): Thanksgiving Day CME
23 November Friday

GE (Georgia): St George’s Day
JP (Japan): Labour Thanksgiving Day

 

December



Country and Holiday Performing operations
3 December Monday KZ (Kazakhstan): Day of the First President
5 December Wednesday TH (Thailand): King’s Birthday
10 December Monday TH (Thailand): Constitution Day
17 December Monday

KZ (Kazakhstan): Independance Day Holiday
ZA (South Africa): Day of Reconciliation (OBS)


18 December Tuesday

KZ (Kazakhstan): Independance Day Holiday (OBS)


24 December Monday

CZ (Czech Republic), DK (Denmark), LV (Latvia), NO (Norway), SE (Sweden): Christmas Eve Day
JP (Japan): The Emperors Birthday (OBS)

The bank serves foreign clients. Cash services and deposit boxes are not available. The bank produces payment cards; received VISA and MasterCard payment cards transactions are withdrawn from clients’ accounts. ABLV Capital Markets delivers services.
25 December Tuesday

AU (Australia), BY (Belarus), CA (Canada), CH (Switzerland), CZ (Czech Republic), DK (Denmark), GB (UK), HK (Hong Kong), LU (Luxembourg), NO (Norway), NZ (New Zealand), PL (Poland), SG (Singapore), SE (Sweden), US (USA), ZA (South Africa): Christmas Day
LV (Latvia): Christmas Day

ABLV does not serve clients.

EU, CME, LSE
26 December Wednesday

AU (Australia), CA (Canada), CH (Switzerland), CZ (Czech Republic), DK (Denmark),GB (UK), HK (Hong Kong), LU (Luxembourg), NO (Norway), NZ (New Zealand), PL (Poland), SE (Sweden): Boxing Day
LV (Latvia): Christmas Day
ZA (South Africa): Day of Goodwill

The bank serves foreign clients. Cash services and deposit boxes are not available. The bank produces payment cards; received VISA and MasterCard payment cards transactions are withdrawn from clients’ accounts. ABLV Capital Markets delivers services.

EU
31 December Monday

AM (Armenia), CH (Switzerland), DK (Denmark), JP (Japan), SE (Sweden), TH (Thailand): New Year’s Eve
LV (Latvia): New Year’s Eve

ABLV does not serve clients.