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Big Board in a Corner; No Option But to Merge

Traders Magazine, June 2005

Gregory Bresiger

The NYSE had no choice but to merge with an electronic partner such as Archipelago Holdings, according to trading executives. The regulatory approval of the Reg NMS market structure plan pushed the New York Stock Exchange into a defensive mode to protect its listed franchise, they said.

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