Is the NYSE Still the World’s Leading Stock Exchange?

Is the NYSE Still the World's Leading Stock Exchange?

The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) has long been considered the world’s leading stock exchange. For decades, it has been the largest equities-based exchange in the world based on total market capitalization of its listed securities. However, in recent years the NYSE has faced increasing competition from non-US based exchanges. This article will examine if … Read more

Has Increased Automation Improved Liquidity on the NYSE (New York Stock Exchange)?

Equity market liquidity refers to the ability to rapidly execute trades with minimal price impact. On the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), increased automation over the last decades has transformed markets to improve several dimensions of liquidity. Electronic trading systems enable faster order matching, allowing more market participants to trade large volumes with tighter bid-ask … Read more