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NYSE Group Inc. Issues Short Interest Report
New York, December 20, 2007--The NYSE Group, Inc. today reported short interest as of the close of business on the settlement date of December 14, 2007. 

Based on information received from members and member organizations, short interest decreased to 12,646,068,480 from 12,769,018,789 on November 30, 2007.   

The short interest on December 14 was equal to 3.3 percent of the total shares outstanding.

The short interest in warrants as of December 14 amounted to 3,951,819 warrants, compared to 3,973,277 warrants the previous period.

As of the settlement date, there were 3,615 stocks and 8 warrants available for trading. Of these, 3,103 issues had either a short position of at least 5,000 shares or a change of 2,000 shares since the last monthly report. 

A short sale is any sale of a security that the seller does not own, or any sale that is completed by the delivery of a borrowed security.

The preceding 12 short positions are shown below:

November 30, 2007

12,769,018,789

August 15, 2007

12,466,511,521

November 15, 2007

12,387,957,659 

July 13, 2007

12,950,726,148

October 31, 2007

11,932,729,768

June 15, 2007

12,467,283,409

October 15, 2007

11,654,666,528

May 15, 2007

11,746,772,284

September 28, 2007

11,878,836,847

April 13, 2007

10,989,496,813

September 14, 2007

11,841,051,529

March 15, 2007

10,510,404,017



Contact: Scott Peterson
Phone: 212.656.4089
Email:  speterson@nyse.com