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NYSE American Regulation

Rules and Interpretations


Rule Filings

All outstanding proposed rule changes, called 19b−4 filings, filed by NYSE American with the SEC. 19b-4 filings relate to proposed changes to the NYSE American Rules and federal securities laws.

Rule Changes

Rule Interpretations

Information Memos

Information Memos are addressed to all members and member organizations and typically publish interpretations of NYSE and NYSE American rules and descriptions of NYSE, NYSE American and SEC rules and policies.

Member Education Bulletins

Member Education Bulletins are addressed to floor members only and provide updates to NYSE Rules and policies related to floor trading activity. Member Education Bulletins are also used as reminder notices.

Information Circulars

Regulatory Bulletins

National Market System Plan

Limit Up Limit Down Plan

Options Regulatory Surveillance Authority (ORSA)

Self Regulatory Organizations (SROs) that maintain markets for the trading of option securities have developed a national market system to collectively share regulatory and surveillance facilities.

Options Price Reporting Facility (OPRA)

The Options Price Reporting Authority (OPRA) provides, through Market Data Vendors, last sale information and current options quotations from a committee of Participant Exchanges designated as the Options Price Reporting Authority.

Options Listing Procedure Plan

The U.S. options exchanges and Options Clearing Corporation (OCC) are sponsors of the Options Listing Procedures Plan, a national market system plan, which describes procedures to be followed by the parties in connection with selecting specified underlying interests for listing purposes and requesting a review of such selections.