Quick Facts

A Global Leader in Listings

• 7 of the Fortune Top 10 Globally Admired
• 37 of 50 BusinessWeek 50 Best Performing Companies Brands
• 71% of the Global Dow
• 90% of the Dow Jones Industrial Average
• 84% of the Fortune 500
• 90% of the Barron’s 500
• 82% of the S&P 500
• 70 of the largest 100 Global Corporations

Cash Equities

With approximately 8,000 listed issues (excluding European Structured Products), NYSE Euronext’s equities markets – the NYSE, NYSE Euronext, NYSE MKT, NYSE Alternext and NYSE Arca – represent one-third of the world’s equities trading, the most liquid of any global exchange group.

NYSE Euronext is the premier listing venue for public companies globally via the New York Stock Exchange. In addition NYSE Euronext leads in Exchange Traded Products (ETPs). Sponsors of ETPs have chosen to list over 1,400 of their ETFs, ETVs, and ETNs on NYSE Euronext. NYSE Arca is a leading fully electronic exchange and offers programs that support liquidity, best prices and depth in ETP market.

NYSE Euronext’s Global Index & Exchange Traded Products group has over 25 years of experience owning, calculating, and maintaining over 450 benchmark and strategy indexes that measure different segments of the NYSE Euronext and global markets, including 12 NYSE-listed indices, and many of Europe’s leading market indices, the AEX 25, BEL 20, CAC 40, and PSI 20. Financial professionals world-wide rely on it to accurately measure the performances of the global markets objectively and without bias.

Derivatives

NYSE Euronext is a leading futures and options trading venues. NYSE Liffe is the international derivatives business of NYSE Euronext. NYSE Liffe brings together five European derivatives markets through a single connected, state-of-the-art electronic platform, LIFFE CONNECT®. NYSE Liffe offers over 1,000 different derivatives contracts, one of the most extensive ranges of listed derivatives products of any exchange in the world. This includes futures and options based on short-term interest rates, individual shares, equity indices, swaps, government bonds and a range of soft and agricultural commodities.

NYSE Arca Options is an innovative automated trading system for equity options that offers immediate, cost-effective electronic order execution in nearly 2,000 options issues. Combined with the NYSE Amex options exchange, NYSE Euronext’s distinct exchange models utilize hybrid systems that incorporate open outcry trading facilities with an advanced electronic trading platform capable of processing 250,000 orders and 1,500,000 quotes per second with 2 millisecond acknowledgment (ACK) times.

NYSE Liffe U.S., launched in 2008, offers a range of U.S. derivatives contracts.

NYSE Technologies

NYSE Technologies is the world’s leading provider of end-to-end electronic trading solutions. Its products deliver robust and integrated solutions, from single trading positions to complete enterprise platforms.

NYSE Technologies empower all tiers of the market by offering solutions as fully deployed, managed or hosted services. Its software underpins automated market-making systems, electronic-trading infrastructure and tick-capture platforms in financial institutions.

NYSE Global Technologies Connectivity business provides universal access to the network and facilities infrastructure of the world's leading markets.