New York Stock Exchange

The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE, nicknamed "The Big Board")[4] is an American stock exchange in the Financial District of Lower Manhattan in New York City. It is by far[5][6] the world's largest stock exchange by market capitalization of its listed companies at US$30.1 trillion as of February 2018.[7] The average daily trading value was approximately US$169 billion in 2013. The NYSE trading floor is at the New York Stock Exchange Building on 11 Wall Street and 18 Broad Street and is a National Historic Landmark. An additional trading room, at 30 Broad Street, was closed in February 2007.

New York Stock Exchange

TypeStock exchange
LocationNew York City, New York, U.S.
FoundedMay 17, 1792; 229 years ago (1792-05-17)[1]
OwnerIntercontinental Exchange
Key people
CurrencyUnited States dollar
No. of listings2,400[2]
Market capUS$26.2 trillion (2021)[3]
VolumeUS$20.161 trillion (2011)
Indices
Websitenyse.com

The NYSE is owned by Intercontinental Exchange, an American holding company that it also lists (NYSE: ICE). Previously, it was part of NYSE Euronext (NYX), which was formed by the NYSE's 2007 merger with Euronext.[8]