NYSE has a dual options market structure that offers option traders choice and flexibility, all through a single technology platform. The NYSE American Options pro-rata, customer priority model encourages deep liquidity while the NYSE Arca Options price-time priority model provides enhanced throughput and encourages market makers to provide investors with the best possible price. Both markets provide a powerful mix of electronic trading and open outcry interaction to meet all of your options trading needs.

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Technology FAQs

These Frequently Asked Questions provide an overview of NYSE Options Technology.

Pre- and Post-Trade Risk Controls

See the risk controls employed in the NYSE American Options and NYSE Arca Options markets.

CUBE

CUBE offers electronic price improvement auctions for paired orders of any size matched through NYSE American.

Buttonwood Room for Options Markets

The redesigned Buttonwood Room was specifically constructed to meet the needs of options traders.