Philadelphia Stock Exchange


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Philadelphia Stock Exchange (PHLX)

Philadelphia Stock Exchange

Founded in 1790, the oldest stock exchange in the United States. Equities in 2,000 companies and 1,700 options are traded on the PHLX floor. The exchange operates on an open outcry system, and is noted for its index options and currency options. It is currently owned by NASDAQ.

Philadelphia Stock Exchange (PHLX)

The oldest organized securities exchange in the United States (founded in 1790), the PHLX serves as a marketplace for stocks, equity options, index options, and currency options. The exchange offers trading in both standardized and customized currency and equity options.
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The Philadelphia Stock Exchange was founded in 1790.
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The new platform, called Nasdaq OMX PSX, will go live on 8 October and operate under the trading licence of Nasdaq OMX PHLX, formerly the Philadelphia Stock Exchange which was bought by Nasdaq OMX in 2007.
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But the Philadelphia Stock Exchange oil service index was 3 per cent higher in afternoon trading in line with a stronger US stock market.

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