Utilizing state-of-the-art electronic trading technology to offer customers the benefits and efficiency of a price-time priority model alongside an open-outcry trading floor for additional liquidity

As one of the NYSE’s two distinct options platforms, NYSE Arca Options provides electronic trading technology combined with a conventional open-outcry trading floor - an anonymous, flat and open market structure with equal access for all market participants.. NYSE Arca options trades Index Options, Equity Options, ETF and ETN Options, and FLEX and LEAPS.

  • NYSE Options provides a compelling dual market structure offering, with two exchanges operating on a single integrated technology platform
  • NYSE Arca Options operates a hybrid trading platform that combines a state-of-the art electronic trading system with an open-outcry trading floor in San Francisco
  • NYSE Arca Options offers reliability and transparency coupled with a time priority model that encourages market makers to provide investors with the best possible price
  • NYSE Arca Options offers a range of sophisticated risk management tools including our pioneering Global Risk Mitigation system and Price Protection Filters for Complex Orders

News & Updates

/ 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.