|New York Stock Exchange|
|Location:||New York City, New York|
|Built/ Founded :||1903|
|Architect:||Trowbridge & Livingston; George B. Post|
|Architectural style(s):||Classical Revival|
History Of The New York Stock Exchange The NYSE was founded 17 May 1792 when 24 stockbrokers signed the Buttonwood Agreement on Wall Street in New York City. Famously, they met beneath a Buttonwood tree and formed a centralised exchanged for the burgeoning securities market in the United States.
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United States. America’s stock exchange history began 19 years after the London Stock exchange group was formed. In 1790, the Philadelphia Stock Exchange was established . Two years later, on May 17, 1792, 24 merchants from New York met under a Buttonwood tree to form the New York Stock Exchange .
The number of U.S. stock exchanges registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission has reached nearly two dozen, though most of these are owned by either CBOE, Nasdaq or NYSE.
America’s oldest family companies list: Page 1 1 1623. Avedis Zildjian Co. Zildjian family. 2 1638. Shirley Plantation . Hill/Carter family. 3 1640s. Little Farm* Little family. 4 1642. Barker’s Farm. Barker family. 5 1661. Wells Farm* Wells family. 6 1667. The Seaside Inn and Cottages. Mason family. 7 1680. Saunderskill Farms. Schoonmaker family. 8 1684. Slaughterton* Reynolds family.
Shirley Plantation is the oldest company in the US , founded in Virginia in 1613, 163 years before the United States was a country.
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|Formerly||Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc . NASDAQ OMX Group , Inc.|
|Total assets||US$ 15.7 billion (2018)|
|Total equity||US$ 5.4 billion (2018)|
|Owner||Investment Corporation of Dubai (18.1%) Investor AB (11.8%)|
|Number of employees||4,099 (2018)|
The New York Stock Exchange ( NYSE ) is a driving force of the US economy and a landmark American institution. The exchange isn’t open to the public , but stopping by and walking the city’s Financial District ranks as a top NYC experience.