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Related to securities exchange: Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Australian Securities Exchange, International Securities Exchange

Stock Exchange

A place, whether physical or electronic, where stocks, bonds, and/or derivatives in listed companies are bought and sold. A stock exchange may be a private company, a non-profit, or a publicly-traded company (some exchanges have shares that trade on their own floors). A stock exchange provides a regulated place where brokers and companies may meet in order to make investments on neutral ground. The concept traces its roots back to medieval France and the Low Countries, where agricultural goods were traded for cash or debt. Most countries have a main exchange and many also have smaller, regional exchanges. A stock exchange is also called a bourse or simply an exchange.

securities exchange

A facility for the organized trading of securities. The major national exchanges are the American Stock Exchange, Chicago Board Options Exchange, and New York Stock Exchange. In addition, a number of regional exchanges are to be found throughout the country. Also called exchange, organized securities exchange, stock exchange.
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With respect to its report on Form 10-KSB for the year ended December 31, 1993, the Company today reported it had filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, a Notification of Late filing pursuant to Rule 12(b)-25 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
Information set forth in this press release contains various "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
The International Securities Exchange, LLC (ISE) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of International Securities Exchange Holdings, Inc.
NEW YORK -- The International Securities Exchange (NYSE:ISE) announced today the launch of the ISE-REVERE Natural Gas Index[TM], a new sector benchmark for this growing industry which was developed with Revere Data LLC, a provider of independent research data and investment analytics.
NEW YORK -- The International Securities Exchange (NYSE: ISE) today announced that it will list options on the KBW Bank Index (Ticker: BKX).
NEW YORK -- The International Securities Exchange (NYSE: ISE) said today that demand for Quarterly options grew significantly throughout the first quarter in which they were traded.
NEW YORK -- The International Securities Exchange (NYSE: ISE) today announced the official launch of its Historical Options Tick Data[TM] offering (ISE HOT Data[TM]), the first in its suite of new market data products.

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