NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The New York Stock Exchange, part of the Intercontinental Exchange (NYSE: ICE) global network of exchanges, announced today that the NYSE Floor Broker Charity Trading Day will take place on Friday, November 21, 2014.
All net transaction fees on orders executed by floor brokers in NYSE and NYSE MKT securities on the day will be donated to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, one of the world's premier centers for the research and treatment of pediatric cancer and other life-threatening childhood diseases.
“St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital works tirelessly to find cures and save children,” said NYSE Group President Thomas W. Farley. “We thank our customers, Designated Market Makers, brokers and the entire exchange community for coming together to support this very worthy cause.”
The NYSE Trading Floor community has a longstanding commitment to charitable causes, hosting various fundraising events throughout the year.
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SOURCE: Intercontinental Exchange