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Archipelago Exchange

A former electronic communications network that facilitated over-the-counter trading by sending buy or sell orders to the appropriate specialist on the floor of a stock exchange, bypassing the floor broker. It merged with the New York Stock Exchange in 2006 to form NYSE Arca.

Archipelago

An electronic communications network formed in 1996 as one of the four original ECNs approved by the SEC. The network offers what is essentially a national and visible limit order book for stocks. In 2001 Archipelago received SEC approval to launch Archipelago Exchange (ArcaEx), an electronic stock market for New York Stock Exchange, American Stock Exchange, and Nasdaq securities. ArcaEx is operated as a regulated facility of the Pacific Exchange.
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For as long as they don't occupy what we already occupy in the Spratly Archipelago, we have no problems [with Taiwan]," said Paredes, adding, "We cannot dictate to Taiwan about what or what not to do [as far as its claims in the South China Sea are concerned].
Zeller, Managing Director for Archipelago Hotels and Resorts commented on the new management contract, "It is with great pleasure that our company assumes the management of such a highly acclaimed international resort as The Datai Langkawi .
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Archipelago began as a joint venture with software developer Townsend Analytics Inc and became one of the original four ECNs approved for business by the Securities and Exchange Commission in 1997.
Some of the material, such as obsidian and chert flakes and stone that was shaped into cutting tools, is available only on other islands in the Bismark Archipelago and, according to Kirch, confirms previous evidence for long-distance trading by the Lapita.
He pointed out that the political leadership and the Government give all the support and attention to Socotra archipelago and work to facilitate all the difficulties facing the process of development in the archipelago .