NYSE Arca holds onto top position for US exchange traded product listings and exchange trading.
BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-January 14, 2013-NYSE Arca holds onto top position for US exchange traded product listings and exchange trading(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.m2.com
14 January 2013 -- NYSE Euronext (NYSE: NYX) said that NYSE Arca, its fully electronic US equities market, continued to hold the leading position in exchange traded products listings and exchange trading in 2012.
NYSE Arca market makers provided the best bid or offer of any exchange, nearly 90% of the time, for all US ETPs. NYSE Arca also maintained the highest level of market share amongst all ETP US exchanges at over 20% for all of 2012.
In 2012, NYSE Arca listed nearly 150 new ETP products which included 116 ETFs, 23 ETNs and 8 ETVs from issuers expanding on investment themes in equities, commodities, and emerging markets. Actively managed transparent ETFs continued to see strong momentum representing over 16% of new ETP listings in 2012 up from 5% in 2011 while index-based ETFs were down approximately 50% from the nearly 300 new products in 2011. New issuers listing their first products on NYSE Arca in 2012 included: Exchange Traded Concepts; ArrowShares; BNP Paribas; Huntington Securities; and Pyxis.
NYSE Euronext is a leading global operator of financial markets and provider of innovative trading technologies. The company's exchanges in Europe and the United States trade equities, futures, options, fixed-income and exchange-traded products. The company's website is at http://www.nyx.com.
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