UBJECT: ELIMINATION OF ALL OR NONE AND FILL OR KILL ORDER TYPES FOR EQUITY MARKET (NYSE RULES 13, 79A.15, 123B, AND 806)
The Securities and Exchange Commission (the “Commission”) has approved amendments to New York Stock Exchange (“Exchange”) rules to eliminate the All or None (“AON”) and Fill or Kill (“FOK”) order types in the Exchange’s equity markets. These amendments are effective October 17, 2005. Amendments to NYSE Rules 13, 79A.15, 123B, and 806 are attached as Exhibit A.
All AON or FOK orders which are Good ‘Til Cancel (“GTC”) will expire at the close of business on October 14, 2005.