SIFMA Fixed-Income Market Close Recommendations for the Labor Day Holiday

New York, N.Y., August 21, 2017 — SIFMA has confirmed its previous holiday recommendation for a full market close on Monday, September 4 for the trading of U.S. dollar-denominated fixed-income securities in the U.S., the U.K., and Japan in observance of Labor Day.

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