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South African Reserve Bank

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Public holidays and non-trading days in December 2012 and January 2013
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General Notices
Market participants are hereby advised that the South African Reserve Bank (the Bank) will be closed for trading, trade reporting and settlement on the following official public holidays:

·         Monday, 17 December 2012;

·         Tuesday, 25 December 2012;

·         Wednesday, 26 December 2012; and

·         Tuesday, 1 January 2013

The Bank’s operations have been arranged to mature and settle on official business days during the time. No settlement will take place during the days mentioned above via the South African Multiple Options Settlement (SAMOS) system.  


The market will be open as normal for gold and foreign-exchange transactions on 24 and 31 December 2012. Domestic operations will be conducted as usual with the position windows closing at 16h15 on both days.

Queries regarding the above may be directed to Tom Khosa at + 2712 313 4950 or Jackie Brevis +2712 313 4662.


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