The largest independent regulator for all securities firms doing business in the United States. We oversee nearly 4,405 brokerage firms, 162,780 branch offices and 629,865 registered securities representatives. Our chief role is to protect investors by maintaining the fairness of the U.S. capital markets.
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NASDAQ OMX Group owns and operates 24 markets, 3 clearing houses, and 5 central securities depositories, spanning six continents--making us the world’s largest exchange company. Eighteen of our 24 markets trade equities. The other six trade options, derivatives, fixed income, and commodities. It is the traditional home of technology stocks.
The Company’s exchanges located in Europe and the United States trade equities, futures, options, fixed-income, and exchange-traded products. With approximately 8,000 listed issues (excluding European Structured Products) from more than 55 countries, NYSE Euronext's equities markets—the New York Stock Exchange, NYSE Euronext, NYSE MKT, NYSE Alternext and NYSE Arca—represent one-third of the worlds equities trading and the most liquidity of any global exchange group.
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