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Lesson 7. The Markets > Other Markets - Pg. 40

The Markets 40 The 30-Second Recap · The most powerful, prestigious, and largest physical exchange in the world is the NYSE. · The AMEX is a massive physical exchange rived by only the NYSE in power, prestige, and size. · Fourteen smaller regional exchanges that trade the stock of NYSE and AMEX as well as their own proprietary issues are located strategically around the United States. · Over the counter refers to stocks traded over a computerized network known as the National Market System. These trades compose the largest market in the world. · International exchanges are any physical exchanges located around the world, ranging from London to Johannesburg to Tokyo. · Other markets refers to specialized markets and exchanges for niche products such as grains, futures, and options.