NYSE Pillar is our new integrated trading technology platform that will enable member firms to connect to all NYSE equities and options markets using a standard protocol. NYSE Pillar is designed to improve efficiency and reduce complexity for customers, while enhancing consistency, performance and resiliency.
Upon completion of the migration, the NYSE options exchanges will provide the benefits of the NYSE Pillar platform, which offers:
Shorter time to market for ongoing enhancements
Simplified, harmonized order types, terminology, and messaging across all of our markets
22 June 2022
Trader Update: NYSE Pillar Options: June 25th Testing Opportunity Reminder
16 June 2022
Trader Update: Arca Options Deep Feed - Reminder
02 June 2022
Trader Update: NYSE Pillar Options: June 11th Testing Opportunity Reminder
11 April 2022
Trader Update: NYSE Arca Options Pillar Migration: July 11th Launch Date
Production testing with non-test symbols will be offered on the following dates:
NYSE Pillar TOP replaces UTP client portals GEMS and CMT. It offers the ability to access all NYSE Pillar exchanges from one single portal and login. In TOP, Participants can carry out a various tasks including: i) View executed trade details; ii) Review inventory of Pillar order entry and Drop Copy sessions; iii) Configure Pre-Trade and Activity-Based Risk Controls; iv) Allocate Open Outcry trades; v) Apply Post Trade clearing changes.
User guides for TOP are available. For Post Trade and Floor related functionality, refer to the NYSE Pillar TOP - Options Post Trade User Guide. For Risk management related functionality, refer to the TOP section of the NYSE Pillar Risk Controls document.
Legacy UTP client reports will be decommissioned with the migration to NYSE Pillar.
New NYSE Arca Options Pillar reports will be made available via the NYSE Managed File Transfer (MFT) protocol. Participants wishing to continue to receive reports must establish an MFT account by submit an NYSE Pillar Options MFT Request Form to [email protected] indicating new report subscriptions. View Additional details for available client reports.
Reports are offered as part of Production Weekend testing. Additionally, report specifications and sample reports with are available upon request. Contact your NYSE Relationship Manager at [email protected] for a list of how current reports will be replaced with the migration.
Basic functional certification with Technology Member Services (TMS) is required in the NYSE Pillar Certification environment prior to being enabled for the Production environment. The NYSE Pillar Certification environment is: free of charge, has a dedicated TMS team to support testing Monday - Friday and mirrors the Production environment, including Proprietary Market Data feeds and connectivity to OPRA Test Systems To test in the Certification environment please submit a Cert Session Request Form to [email protected].
In addition to the previously announced system enhancements, the following new features have been included for the July 2022 launch:
TOP is also available for testing in Pillar Certification, as well as in Production. To request access to TOP in the Certification environment contact [email protected]. To request TOP in Production, contact [email protected].