NYSE is the acronym for “New York Stock Exchange”, often referred to as “The Big Board”
It is an American stock exchange located in New York City. It is the world’s largest stock exchange measured by market capitalization, exceeding $21 Trillion in 2017. NYSE was founded on May 17, 1792 making it 226 years old as of 2018.
The main building is one of the most recognizable buildings in the United States, added to the National Historical Landmarks in 1978.
NYSE’s owner is a holding company, named, Intercontinental Exchange, which lists NYSE: ICE.
The NYSE is located at:
11 Wall Street
New York, NY