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/*! \file unitedkingdom.hpp
    \brief UK calendars
*/

#ifndef quantlib_united_kindgom_calendar_hpp
#define quantlib_united_kindgom_calendar_hpp

#include <ql/calendar.hpp>

namespace QuantLib {

    //! United Kingdom calendars
    /*! Public holidays (data from http://www.dti.gov.uk/er/bankhol.htm):
        <ul>
        <li>Saturdays</li>
        <li>Sundays</li>
        <li>New Year's Day, January 1st (possibly moved to Monday)</li>
        <li>Good Friday</li>
        <li>Easter Monday</li>
        <li>Early May Bank Holiday, first Monday of May</li>
        <li>Spring Bank Holiday, last Monday of May</li>
        <li>Summer Bank Holiday, last Monday of August</li>
        <li>Christmas Day, December 25th (possibly moved to Monday or
            Tuesday)</li>
        <li>Boxing Day, December 26th (possibly moved to Monday or
            Tuesday)</li>
        </ul>

        Holidays for the stock exchange:
        <ul>
        <li>Saturdays</li>
        <li>Sundays</li>
        <li>New Year's Day, January 1st (possibly moved to Monday)</li>
        <li>Good Friday</li>
        <li>Easter Monday</li>
        <li>Early May Bank Holiday, first Monday of May</li>
        <li>Spring Bank Holiday, last Monday of May</li>
        <li>Summer Bank Holiday, last Monday of August</li>
        <li>Christmas Day, December 25th (possibly moved to Monday or
            Tuesday)</li>
        <li>Boxing Day, December 26th (possibly moved to Monday or
            Tuesday)</li>
        </ul>

        Holidays for the metals exchange:
        <ul>
        <li>Saturdays</li>
        <li>Sundays</li>
        <li>New Year's Day, January 1st (possibly moved to Monday)</li>
        <li>Good Friday</li>
        <li>Easter Monday</li>
        <li>Early May Bank Holiday, first Monday of May</li>
        <li>Spring Bank Holiday, last Monday of May</li>
        <li>Summer Bank Holiday, last Monday of August</li>
        <li>Christmas Day, December 25th (possibly moved to Monday or
            Tuesday)</li>
        <li>Boxing Day, December 26th (possibly moved to Monday or
            Tuesday)</li>
        </ul>

        \ingroup calendars

        \todo add LIFFE

        \test the correctness of the returned results is tested
              against a list of known holidays.
    */
00088     class UnitedKingdom : public Calendar {
      private:
        class SettlementImpl : public Calendar::WesternImpl {
          public:
            std::string name() const { return "UK settlement"; }
            bool isBusinessDay(const Date&) const;
        };
        class ExchangeImpl : public Calendar::WesternImpl {
          public:
            std::string name() const { return "London stock exchange"; }
            bool isBusinessDay(const Date&) const;
        };
        class MetalsImpl : public Calendar::WesternImpl {
          public:
            std::string name() const { return "London metals exchange"; }
            bool isBusinessDay(const Date&) const;
        };
      public:
        //! UK calendars
00107         enum Market { Settlement,     //!< generic settlement calendar
00108                       Exchange,       //!< London stock-exchange calendar
                      Metals          //|< London metals-exchange calendar
        };
        UnitedKingdom(Market market = Settlement);
    };

}


#endif

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