Schedule Update

The BATS BYX Exchange, BATS BZX Exchange and BATS Options Exchange will be closed on Wednesday, January 1, 2014 in observance of the New Years Day holiday. Normal trading will resume Thursday, January 2, 2014.

Limit Up/Limit Down Update
December 18, 2013

BATS Volatility Close Auction Procedures and testing schedule for LULD Phase 2, Stage 2 have been announced. Please click the title for complete details.

BYX Exchange, BZX Exchange and BATS Options will close their regular trading sessions at 1PM ET on Tuesday, December 24th, 2013. The extended trading session for BYX Exchange and BZX Exchange on Tuesday, December 24th will end at 2PM ET. Please click the title for complete details.

In remembrance of Former South African President Nelson Mandela, BATS will join other market participants in observing a moment of silence on Friday, December 6, 2013 from 9:25 a.m. to 9:26 a.m. ET. As trading will not be halted during this time, Members should use their best judgment in regards to trading during the moment of silence.

Limit Up/Limit Down Update
December 05, 2013

The NMS Participants have filed an immediately effective amendment to the Limit Up/Limit Down Plan that further revises the Phase 2 implementation schedule. Please click the title for complete details.

BATS BYX Exchange, BZX Exchange and BATS Options will be closed on Thursday, November 28th in observance of Thanksgiving. BYX Exchange, BZX Exchange and BATS Options will close their regular trading sessions at 1PM ET on Friday, November 29, 2013. The extended trading session for BYX Exchange and BZX Exchange on Friday, November 29th will end at 2PM ET. The extended trading session for BATS Options for select ETF Index Options will end at 1:15PM ET. Normal trading hours will resume Monday, December 2, 2013.

The BATS BYX Exchange, BATS BZX Exchange and BATS Options Exchange will be participating in the SIFMA Annual Disaster Recovery test which is scheduled to take place on Saturday, October 5, 2013 from 9:00AM 1:00PM ET. Please click on the title for full details.

The BATS BYX Exchange, BATS BZX Exchange and BATS Options Exchange will be participating in the SIFMA Annual Disaster Recovery test which is scheduled to take place on Saturday, October 5, 2013 from 9:00AM 1:00PM ET. Please click on the title for full details.

In remembrance of September 11th victims and their families, BATS will join other market participants in observing a moment of silence on Wednesday, September 11, 2013 from 9:25 a.m. to 9:26 a.m. ET. As trading will not be halted during this time, Members should use their best judgment in regards to trading during the moment of silence.

BATS BYX Exchange, BZX Exchange and BATS Options will be closed on Monday, September 2, 2013 in observance of Labor Day. Normal trading will resume Tuesday, September 3, 2013.

The NMS Participants have filed an immediately effective amendment to the Limit Up/Limit Down Plan that revises the Phase 2 implementation schedule. Please click the title for complete details.

In coordination with the other exchanges and market participants, BATS BYX Exchange, BZX Exchange and BATS Options is participating in industry-wide testing for Limit Up/Limit Down (LULD) functionality. Please click on the title for complete details.

BATS BYX Exchange, BZX Exchange and BATS Options will be closing 3 hours early on Wednesday, July 3, 2013 and will also be closed on Thursday, July 4, 2013 in observance of Independence Day. Normal trading will resume Friday, July 5, 2013. Please click on the title for complete details.

Please be advised that the CERTIFICATION environments for BATS Options Exchange will be operating on a truncated schedule on Friday, June 21, 2013. BATS BYX Exchange and BZX Exchange will be operating on a truncated schedule on Monday, June 24, 2013. Please click on the title for complete details.

The incubation period for one BATS-listed ETF in our Competitive Liquidity Provider (CLP) program will be expiring soon, opening the program to new Market Makers in this symbol. Click the title for more information.

In coordination with the other exchanges and market participants, BATS BYX Exchange, BZX Exchange and BATS Options is participating in industry-wide testing for Limit Up/Limit Down (LULD) and Market-Wide Circuit Breaker (MWCB) functionality. Please click on the title for complete details.

BATS BYX Exchange, BZX Exchange and BATS Options will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2013 in observance of Memorial Day. Normal trading will resume Tuesday, May 28, 2013.

In remembrance of the Boston marathon victims and their families, BATS will join other market participants in observing a moment of silence on Tuesday, April 16, 2013 from 09:20 a.m. to 09:21 a.m. ET. As trading will not be halted during this time, Members should use their best judgment in regards to trading during the moment of silence.

On Monday, April 8, 2013, the Phase 1 rollout of Limit Up/Limit Down (LULD) begins for Tier 1 securities. The Phase 1 rollout is scheduled to be completed on or before Friday, May 31, 2013. Additionally, please be advised that the new Market-Wide Circuit Breaker (MWCB) rules for all NMS securities will be implemented on Monday, April 8, 2013. Please click on the title for complete details.

BATS BYX Exchange, BZX Exchange and BATS Options will be closed on Friday, March 29, 2013 in observance of Good Friday. Normal trading will resume Monday, April 1, 2013.

The BATS BZX Exchange will have 2 listings that are part of the Phase 1 Rollout. Both listings are Exchange Traded Products (ETPs). The BZX Exchange listed ETPs that will be part of the Phase 1 Rollout are EMHY and INDA, and they will operate under LULD rules effective Monday, April 8, 2013.

Weekend testing information for LULD and MWCB has been updated. Please click the title for more information.

BATS BYX Exchange, BATS BZX Exchange and BATS Options will be closed on Monday, February 18, 2013 in observance of Presidents Day. Click the title for more information.

Effective Monday, February 4, 2013, BATS will provide for full LULD support within its production trading environment. Weekend testing information for LULD and MWCB has also been updated. Please click the title for more information.

Effective Monday, February 4, 2013, BATS will provide for full LULD support within its production trading environment. Weekend testing information for LULD and MWCB has also been updated. Please click the title for more information.

The national securities exchanges and FINRA (collectively the "SROs") together are hosting an in-person event for interested parties that may wish to respond to the Request For Proposal (RFP) that will be issued by the SROs related to the creation of a Consolidated Audit Trail (CAT) per SEC Rule 613 on January 29, 2013 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Click the title for more information.

Effective Monday, February 4, 2013, BATS will provide for full LULD support within its production trading environment. Weekend testing information for LULD and MWCB has also been updated. Please click the title for more information.

BATS BYX Exchange, BATS BZX Exchange and BATS Options will be closed on Monday, January 21, 2013 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Click the title for more information.

Please be advised that in coordination with the other exchanges and market participants, BATS BYX Exchange, BZX Exchange and BATS Options will be participating in industry-wide testing for Limit Up/Limit Down (LULD) and Market-Wide Circuit Breaker (MWCB) functionality. Pending SEC approval of a revised implementation schedule of the Plan, the previously communicated test schedule will be modified. Please click on the title for complete schedule details.