Offering a traditional market-maker model with expanded services to deliver unique value and never charge for retail orders

As one of the NYSE’s two distinct options trading platforms, NYSE Amex Options provides market participants with a powerful mix of electronic trading and open outcry interaction on the NYSE Amex Options trading floor in New York. NYSE Amex’s Wall Street floor facility provides a venue for broker-negotiated deals, particularly for large institutional orders, firm facilitation orders and complex orders.

  • NYSE Options provides a compelling dual market structure offering, with two exchanges operating on a single integrated technology platform
  • NYSE Amex Options offers CUBE, electronic price improvement auctions for paired orders of any size
  • NYSE Amex Options blends customer priority and size pro-rata allocation with the benefit of an open-outcry Specialist system, offering customers deep, liquid markets across listed option contracts

News & Updates

/ Open Outcry Thrives at NYSE Options

James Hyde, NYSE Options: "When a floor broker enters a crowd, he truly has the best of both worlds in his ability to avail himself of a displayed market on the 11 other exchanges that make up that National Best Bid and Offer (NBBO), while also working through additional liquidity being added in the open outcry floor markets.”

/ Buttonwood Room for Options

In January, we welcomed the NYSE Amex Options trading floor community into the newly opened Buttonwood Room adjacent to the NYSE’s historic Main Room.