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NYSE Euronext Announces its 2010 and 2011 Holiday Calendar and Early Closings for NYSE, NYSE Amex, NYSE Arca and NYSE Liffe U.S.

NEW YORK
, September 1, 2009 – NYSE Euronext today announced the 2010 holiday calendar and early closing dates for its U.S. cash equity markets: New York Stock Exchange, NYSE Amex and NYSE Arca. These dates also apply to the NYSE Bonds, NYSE Amex Options and NYSE Arca Options markets.

2010

New Year’s Day

January 1

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 18

Washington’s Birthday

February 15

Good Friday

April 2

Memorial Day

May 31

Independence Day

July 5 (observed)

Labor Day

September 6

Thanksgiving Day

November 25*

Christmas Day

December 24 (observed)

* Each market will close at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, November 26, 2010 (the day after Thanksgiving). Crossing Session II orders will be accepted beginning at 1:00 p.m. for continuous executions until 1:30 p.m. on this date.

2011

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 17

Washington’s Birthday

February 21

Good Friday

April 22

Memorial Day

May 30

Independence Day

July 4

Labor Day

September 5

Thanksgiving Day

November 24*

Christmas Day

December 26 (observed)

* Each market will close early at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, November 25, 2011 (the day after Thanksgiving).  Crossing Session II orders will be accepted beginning at 1:00 p.m. for continuous executions until 1:30 p.m. on this date.

The 2010 and 2011 holiday calendar for NYSE Liffe U.S. is as follows:*

2010

New Year’s Day

January 1

Good Friday

April 2

Christmas Day

December 24 (observed)

2011

Good Friday

April 22

Christmas Day

December 26 (observed)

*Certain contracts listed on NYSE Liffe U.S. will be open for trading on all other U.S. holidays. NYSE Liffe U.S. will close at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, November 26, 2010 and Friday, November 25, 2011 (the day after Thanksgiving). 

Holidays and Hours link:
http://www.nyse.com/about/newsevents/1176373643795.html


About NYSE Euronext
NYSE Euronext (NYX) is a leading global operator of financial markets and provider of innovative trading technologies.   The company's exchanges in Europe and the United States  trade equities, futures, options, fixed-income and exchange-traded products.  With more than 8,000 listed issues, NYSE Euronext's equities markets -- the New York Stock Exchange, Euronext, NYSE Arca and NYSE Amex -- represent nearly 40 percent of the world's equities trading, the most liquidity of any global exchange group.  NYSE Euronext also operates NYSE Liffe, the leading European derivatives business and the world's second-largest derivatives business by value of trading. The company offers comprehensive commercial technology, connectivity and market data products and services through NYSE Technologies.  NYSE Euronext is in the S&P 500 index, and is the only exchange operator in the S&P 100 index and Fortune 500.  For more information, please visit: www.nyx.com



Contact: Mirtha Medina
Phone: 212.656.6192
Email:  mmedina@nyx.com