Tradedesk Updates

Reminder: SIP Odd Lot Prints and Sale Condition Code Update Effective December 9, 2013

December 05, 2013

As previously announced by the CTA and UTP SIP, BATS will be begin to publish Odd Lot executions to the SIPs effective Monday, December 9, 2013. Additionally, BATS will support the new sale condition for Corrected Consolidated Close Price per the Listing Market on the effective date. Both the BZX Exchange and BYX Exchange will participate in the industry Odd Lot testing opportunity on Saturday, December 7, 2013 from 9:30AM to noon ET. Please click on the title for complete details.

SIP Odd Lot Prints and Sale Condition Code Update

November 26, 2013

As previously announced by the CTA and UTP SIP, BATS will be begin to publish Odd Lot executions to the SIPs effective Monday, December 9, 2013. Additionally, BATS will support the new sale condition for Corrected Consolidated Close Price per the Listing Market on the effective date. Please click on the title for complete details.

SIP Odd Lot Prints and Sale Condition Code Update

November 15, 2013

As previously announced by the CTA and UTP SIP, BATS will be begin to publish Odd Lot executions to the SIPs effective Monday, December 9, 2013. Additionally, BATS will support the new sale condition for Corrected Consolidated Close Price per the Listing Market on the effective date. Please click on the title for complete details.

Final Reminder: BATS BZX Exchange Rebalance of Symbol Distribution and Dedicated Multicast PITCH Unit for BATS Listed Securities

November 07, 2013

As previously announced, BATS BZX Exchange will be dedicating a Multicast PITCH Unit to BATS Listed Securities tomorrow morning (Friday, November 8, 2013). This same update was completed on schedule for the BYX Exchange on Friday, November 1. Effective tomorrow, BATS will complete the previously scheduled rebalance the symbol ranges for Units 1 31 and will dedicate Unit 32 to include only market data for BATS Listed Securities. Please click on the title for complete details.

Reminder: BATS Rebalance of Symbol Distribution and Dedicated Multicast PITCH Unit for BATS Listed Securities

October 28, 2013

As previously announced, BATS BYX Exchange and BZX Exchange will be dedicating a Multicast PITCH Unit to BATS Listed Securities. Presently, each Exchange provides for 32 Multicast PITCH Units where each Unit supports a dedicated symbol range as defined in the BATS US Equity/Options Multicast PITCH Specification. On the effective dates, BATS will rebalance the symbol ranges for Units 1-31 and will dedicate Unit 32 to only include market data updates for BATS Listed Securities. Click on the title for further details.

Updated Testing Schedule for BATS Rebalance of Symbol Distribution and Dedicated Multicast PITCH Unit for BATS Listed Securities

October 08, 2013

As previously announced, BATS BYX BZX Exchange and BZX BYX Exchange will be dedicating a Multicast PITCH Unit to BATS Listed Securities. Please note that the weekend testing date has changed. Click on the title for complete details.

Reminder - BATS to Rebalance Symbol Distribution and to Dedicate Multicast PITCH Unit to BATS Listed Securities

September 17, 2013

As previously announced, BATS BYX Exchange and BZX Exchange will be dedicating a Multicast PITCH Unit to BATS Listed Securities. Presently, each Exchange provides for 32 Multicast PITCH Units where each Unit supports a dedicated symbol range as defined in the BATS US Equity/Options Multicast PITCH Specification. On the effective dates defined further below, BATS will rebalance the symbol ranges for Units 1 31 and will dedicate Unit 32 to only include market data updates for BATS Listed Securities. Click on the title for further details.

BATS to Rebalance Symbol Distribution and to Dedicate Multicast PITCH Unit to BATS Listed Securities

August 21, 2013

Please be advised that BATS BYX Exchange and BZX Exchange will be dedicating a Multicast PITCH Unit to BATS Listed Securities. Presently, each Exchange provides for 32 Multicast PITCH Units where each Unit supports a dedicated symbol range as defined in the BATS US Equity/Options Multicast PITCH Specification. On the effective dates, BATS will rebalance the symbol ranges for Units 1 31 and will dedicate Unit 32 to only include market data updates for BATS Listed Securities. For complete details including scheduling, please click on the title.

Reminder: BATS to Decommission CYCLE Routing Strategy Effective September 3, 2013

August 14, 2013

As previously announced, based on minimal Member usage and the availability of enhanced parallel routing strategies, BATS BYX Exchange, BZX Exchange and BATS Options will decommission the CYCLE routing strategy effective Tuesday, September 3, 2013. Please click on the title for complete details.

BATS to Decommission CYCLE Routing Strategy Effective September 3, 2013

July 10, 2013

Based on minimal Member usage and the availability of enhanced parallel routing strategies, BATS BYX Exchange, BZX Exchange and BATS Options will decommission the CYCLE routing strategy effective Tuesday, September 3, 2013. Members currently utilizing the CYCLE routing strategy may choose to use one of the Smart Order Routing strategies offered by BATS Exchange or utilize the default routing strategy of Parallel D. Please click on the title for complete details.

Reminder: BATS Automated Market Maker Quoter to be Decommissioned Effective June 24, 2013

June 20, 2013

As previously announced, the automated Market Maker Quoter will be decommissioned effective Monday, June 24, 2013 on BATS BZX Exchange and BYX Exchange. Please click on the title for complete details.

Reminder: BATS Automated Market Maker Quoter to be Decommissioned Effective June 24, 2013

June 03, 2013

BATS enabled production support for the Market Maker Peg Order Type effective Friday, March 22, 2013 on BATS BZX Exchange and BYX Exchange. The automated Market Maker Quoter will be decommissioned effective Monday, June 24, 2013.

Reminder: BATS Adding Support for NBBO Setter on Order Acknowledgements Beginning May 31, 2013

May 30, 2013

As previously announced, the TradeLiquidityIndicator (FIX Tag 9730) will be made available on order acknowledgements so that Members can determine whether a new order has set the NBBO. This feature will be available on the BATS BYX Exchange on Friday, May 31, 2013, BATS Options on Thursday, June 6, 2013, and BATS BZX Exchange on Friday, June 7, 2013. Please click on the title for complete details.

Reminder: BATS Adding Support for Peg Restatements Effective May 17, 2013

May 15, 2013

As previously announced, peg restatements will be made available for use on the BATS BYX Exchange and BZX Exchange effective Friday, May 17. Please click the title for more information.

BATS Announces Availability of Redundant Gig and WAN Shaped Multicast PITCH Feeds from Primary Datacenter

April 24, 2013

BATS is pleased to announce that it will provide redundant Gig and WAN Shaped Multicast PITCH feeds out of its primary datacenter in Weehawken. The feeds will be identified as the B and D feeds respectively and they will be made available for BATS BYX Exchange, BZX Exchange and BATS Options. Planned source and IP address information for the Gig (B) and WAN (D) Shaped feeds are currently available within the Multicast Configuration section of the BATS US Equities/Options Multicast PITCH Specification. For complete details, please click on the title.

Reminder: BATS Market Maker Peg Order Type Available in Production

April 23, 2013

BATS enabled production support for the Market Maker Peg Order Type effective Friday, March 22, 2013 on BATS BZX Exchange and BYX Exchange. Click the title for more information.

BATS Announces New Order State Tracking Enhancements

April 04, 2013

BATS BYX Exchange, BZX Exchange and BATS Options will be introducing two new order state tracking enhancements. Please click the title for more information.

BATS Multicast PITCH IP Source Address Update for BATS Options Effective April 15, 2013 and BYX Exchange Effective April 22, 2013

March 28, 2013

As part of continuing upgrades and expansion of services and infrastructure, effective April 15th, 2013, BATS is expanding the source IP emitter addresses in the BZX Options (OA) from our primary datacenter. Effective April 22nd, 2013, BATS is expanding the source IP emitter addresses in the BYX Equities (YA) from our primary datacenter. Please click on the title for complete details.

BATS Postpones Availability of Market Maker Peg Order Type to March 22, 2013

March 14, 2013

BATS will enable support for the Market Maker Peg Order Type effective Friday, March 22, 2013 on BATS BZX Exchange and BYX Exchange. Please click the title for more information.

Reminder: BATS Market Maker Peg Order Type Available Effective March 15, 2013

March 13, 2013

As previously announced, the BATS Market Maker Peg order type will be available for use on BATS BYX Exchange and BZX Exchange effective Friday, March 15, 2013. This new visible, post-only order type will replace the existing automated BATS Market Maker Quoter system and will be made available for Market Makers to use with securities in which they are a Registered Market Maker. The automated Market Maker Quoter will be decommissioned effective Monday, June 17, 2013. Please click on the title for complete details.

Reminder: BATS Offering Network PoP in Secaucus, NJ and Updating 1G Physical Port Fees in Weehawken, NJ

March 01, 2013

Please be advised that BATS will be offering a network PoP (Point of Presence) in the Equinix NY5 Secaucus, NJ data center. The NY5 PoP will provide BATS members access to BATS BZX Exchange, BYX Exchange and BATS Options operated in the SAVVIS NJ2 data center in Weehawken, NJ. For complete details, click on the title.

Reminder: BATS TCP and Multicast PITCH Specification Updates Effective February 15, 2013

February 11, 2013

As previously announced, effective Friday, February 15, 2013, BATS BZX Exchange, BYX Exchange and BATS Options will begin sending a new message type for both Multicast and TCP PITCH. All Members taking Multicast or TCP PITCH must be prepared to receive the new message type on the effective date. These messages will be sent at startup each day from BATS BZX Exchange, BYX Exchange, and BATS Options. They may also be distributed in certain recovery events such as a data center fail-over. Please click on the title for complete details.

BATS Announces Availability of Market Maker Peg Order Type Effective March 15, 2013

February 11, 2013

BATS is pleased to announce the availability of the Market Maker Peg order type on BATS BYX Exchange and BZX Exchange effective Friday, March 15, 2013 (pending filing with the SEC). This new visible, post-only order type will replace the existing automated BATS Market Maker Quoter system and will be made available for Market Makers to use with securities in which they are a Registered Market Maker. The automated Market Maker Quoter will be decommissioned effective Monday, June 17, 2013. Please click on the title for complete details.

BATS NY5 PoP and Physical Port Fee Changes

January 17, 2013

Please be advised that BATS will be offering a network PoP (Point of Presence) in the Equinix NY5 Secaucus, NJ data center. The NY5 PoP will provide BATS members access to BATS BZX Exchange, BYX Exchange and BATS Options operated in the SAVVIS NJ2 data center in Weehawken, NJ. For complete details, click on the title.