Membership Process

As a fast-paced, high-stakes broker-dealer, you need access to global liquidity to collaborate, compete, and grow. NYSE Euronext’s exchanges 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), NYSE Euronext's equities markets – the New York Stock Exchange, NYSE Euronext, NYSE MKT, NYSE Alternext and NYSE Arca – represent one-third of the world's equities trading, the most liquidity of any global exchange group. Join the NYSE Euronext ranks, and tremendous brand visibility, distinct market structure, advanced technology, and comprehensive member services will keep you on top of your market.

Become a Member of the U.S. markets of NYSE Euronext:

Step 1: Qualify
Membership is available to registered and new broker-dealers who obtain a Self Regulatory Organization (SRO) and have an established connection to a clearing firm. Individual investors are not eligible.

Step 2: Fill out relevant, market-specific forms
NYSE Arca Forms
SEC Forms
To expedite the process, please email forms and applications directly to Client Relationship Services at Please contact Membership Support for additional information or questions.

Step 3: Connect.
Once you have submitted the Membership Application and Agreements, you can begin the connectivity process right away. Firms can connect to our markets directly or through a Service Bureau in a number of different ways. To explore your options, review Connecting to Our Markets, or contact Technical/Connectivity Support by emailing or calling 1-888-689-7739 (ext. 1).

To start the membership process now, visit the NYSE and NYSE MKT Membership page or NYSE Arca Membership pages.