The New York Stock Exchange operates eight liquid markets, providing investors with access to stocks, bonds, exchange-traded funds (ETFs), options. This includes five distinct equities exchanges, each purpose-built to meet the needs of corporate and ETF issuers, and offer greater choice to investors in how they trade.

Our Equities Markets

Our Options and Bond Markets

Have a question about NYSE Markets?


Registering to trade one of our markets is a simple three-step process.

  1. Choose an NYSE Market and Qualify – Membership to NYSE markets is available to registered and new U.S.-based broker-dealers who obtain a self-regulatory organization (SRO) status and have an established connection to a clearing firm.
  2. Fill Out the Market-Specific Forms – Once you choose the market you want to trade in, you’ll need to fill out the membership application for that market.
  3. Submit Your Application – To expedite the approvals process, you can email your forms and applications directly.

After you submit your application to trade in NYSE’s markets, you can begin the connection process right away.