November 26, 2012 - Statement from Duncan Niederauer, CEO, NYSE Euronext:
"NYSE Euronext extends its sincere appreciation to Mary Schapiro for her leadership and commitment to working with all constituents to improve U.S. markets. On behalf of my colleagues, I thank Mary and wish her well in her future endeavors.
We welcome President Obama's selection of Elisse Walter as the new Chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Ms. Walter brings a wealth of regulatory and financial markets expertise that makes her a strong choice to lead the SEC. We look forward to working with her and the entire SEC staff to help advance the U.S. capital marketplace to the benefit of all participants."
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 approximately 8,000 listed issues (excluding European Structured Products), NYSE Euronext's equities markets - the New York Stock Exchange, NYSE Euronext, NYSE MKT, NYSE Alternext and NYSE Arca - represent one-third of the world's equities trading, the most liquidity of any global exchange group. NYSE Euronext also operates NYSE Liffe, one of the leading European derivatives businesses 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. For more information, please visit: http://www.nyx.com.