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NYSE Group, Inc. Issues Combined Report on Monthly Transaction
--for January 2007--

New York , Feb. 13, 2007 – NYSE Group, Inc. (NYSE: NYX) today reported January 2007 transaction volume in all securities traded by NYSE Group.  This report represents the NYSE Group monthly volume release issued on a combined basis for NYSE and NYSE Arca. 

Adjusted historical monthly volume data for NYSE Group, starting in January 2004, is available at: nyse.com/monthlyvolume.

NYSE Group, Inc. Average Daily Volume Summary

(Unaudited; shares in millions and contracts in thousands)

 

Jan-07

Jan-06

12-Month Growth

Number of Trading Days

20

20

 

 

 

 

 

NYSE Listed Issues 1

 

 

 

NYSE Group Matched Volume 2

2,006

1,957

2.5%

NYSE Group Handled Volume 3

2,093

1,989

5.3%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NYSE Group Matched Volume 2

131

97

35.1%

NYSE Group Handled Volume 3

150

112

34.8%

 

 

 

 

Nasdaq Listed Issues

 

 

 

NYSE Group Matched Volume2

431

388

11.2%

NYSE Group Handled Volume 3

524

484

8.2%

 

 

 

 

Exchange-Traded Funds 1,4

 

 

 

NYSE Group Matched Volume 2

183

143

28.0%

NYSE Group Handled Volume 3

204

159

27.7%

 

 

 

 

Equity Options 5

 

 

 

NYSE Group Options Contracts

1,220

1,021

19.5%


NYSE Group, Inc.

Monthly Volume

(Unaudited; shares and contracts in millions)

 

Month Ended

 

Jan-07

Dec-06

Jan-06

Number of Trading Days

20

20

20

 

 

 

 

NYSE Listed Issues1

 

 

 

NYSE Group Matched Volume 2

40,127

33,754

39,138

NYSE Group Handled Volume 3

41,869

34,669

39,780

Total NYSE Listed Consolidated Volume

60,681

50,188

51,919

 

 

 

 

NYSE Group Share of Total Consolidated Volume

 

 

 

Matched Volume 2

66.1%

67.3%

75.4%

Handled Volume 3

69.0%

69.1%

76.6%

 

 

 

 

NYSE Arca & Amex Listed Issues

 

 

 

NYSE Group Matched Volume2

2,623

2,105

1,941

NYSE Group Handled Volume 3

3,009

2,363

2,231

Total NYSE Arca & Amex Listed Consolidated Volume

7,695

6,357

6,850

 

 

 

 

NYSE Group Share of Total Consolidated Volume

 

 

 

Matched Volume2

34.1%

33.1%

28.3%

Handled Volume 3

39.1%

37.2%

32.6%

 

 

 

 

Nasdaq Listed Issues

 

 

 

NYSE Group Matched Volume 2

8,629

7,226

7,759

NYSE Group Handled Volume 3

10,475

8,676

9,680

Total Nasdaq Listed Consolidated Volume

45,042

37,142

43,306

 

 

 

 

NYSE Group Share of Total Consolidated Volume

 

 

 

Matched Volume2

19.2%

19.5%

17.9%

Handled Volume 3

23.3%

23.4%

22.4%

 

 

 

 

Exchange-Traded Funds 1,4

 

 

 

NYSE Group Matched Volume 2

3,661

2,890

2,860

NYSE Group Handled Volume 3

4,071

3,137

3,189

Total ETF Consolidated Volume

9,295

7,069

7,589

 

 

 

 

NYSE Group Share of Total Consolidated Volume

 

 

 

Matched Volume 2

39.4%

40.9%

37.7%

Handled Volume 3

43.8%

44.4%

42.0%

 

 

 

 

Equity Options 5

 

 

 

NYSE Group Options Contracts

24.4

22.7

20.4

Total Consolidated Options Contracts

182.0

155.2

164.8

NYSE Group Share of Total

13.4%

14.6%

12.4%

1 Includes all NYSE Group Crossing Sessions.
2 Represents the total number of shares of equity securities and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) executed on the NYSE Group's exchanges.
3 Represents the total number of shares of equity securities and ETFs internally matched on the NYSE Group's exchanges or routed to and executed at an external market center.  NYSE Arca routing includes odd-lots.
4 Data included in previously identified categories.
5 Includes trading in U.S. equity options contracts, not equity-index options.
Source: Consolidated Tape as reported for equity securities, and Options Clearing Corporation

Note: Data for January 2007 does not include Nasdaq-listed data revisions for January 5, 2007 , which were not made available until February 5, 2007

NYSE Group estimates that the impact of the data revisions would have been immaterial and would have impacted Nasdaq-listed market share by less than 0.1%.  NYSE Group intends to reflect these data revisions in our February volume release.

About NYSE Group, Inc
NYSE Group, Inc. (NYSE:NYX) operates two securities exchanges: the New York Stock Exchange LLC (the “NYSE”) and NYSE Arca, Inc. (formerly known as the Pacific Exchange). NYSE Group is a leading provider of securities listing, trading and market data products and services. In 2006, on an average trading day, 2.3 billion shares, valued at $86.8 billion, were traded on the exchanges of the NYSE Group.

The NYSE is the world’s largest and most liquid cash equities exchange. The NYSE provides a reliable, orderly, liquid and efficient marketplace where investors buy and sell listed companies’ common stock and other securities.  On December 31, 2006 , the operating companies listed on the NYSE represented a total global market capitalization of $25.0 trillion.

NYSE Arca, Inc. operates the former ArcaEx®, the first open, all-electronic stock exchange in the United States , which has a leading position in trading exchange-traded funds and exchange-listed securities. NYSE Arca, Inc. is also an exchange for trading equity options.  NYSE Arca, Inc.’s trading platforms provide customers with fast electronic execution and open, direct and anonymous market access.

NYSE Regulation, an independent not-for-profit subsidiary, regulates member organizations through the enforcement of marketplace rules and federal securities laws. NYSE Regulation also ensures that companies listed on the NYSE and NYSE Arca meet their financial and corporate governance listing standards.

For more information on NYSE Group, go to: www.nyse.com.

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
Certain statements in this release may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are based on NYSE Group’s current expectations and involve risks and uncertainties that could cause NYSE Group’s actual results to differ materially from those set forth in the statements. There can be no assurance that such expectations will prove to be correct. Actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied in the forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause NYSE Group’s results to differ materially from current expectations include, but are not limited to:  NYSE Group’s ability to implement its strategic initiatives, economic, political and market conditions and fluctuations, government and industry regulation, interest rate risk and U.S. and global competition, and other factors detailed in NYSE Group’s Annual Report on Form 10-K and other periodic reports filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. In addition, these statements are based on a number of assumptions that are subject to change. Accordingly, actual results may be materially higher or lower than those projected. The inclusion of such projections herein should not be regarded as a representation by NYSE Group that the projections will prove to be correct. NYSE Group undertakes no obligation to release any revisions to any forward-looking statements.

 



Contact: Stephanie Scotto
Phone: 212.656.4896
Email:  sscotto@nyse.com