European Debt Markets

Harmonization of French debt denomination is planned for 24 October 2011.

NYSE Euronext operates Euronext Bond Markets in Amsterdam, Brussels, Lisbon, London and Paris via its five Euronext Market Undertakings (market operators) as well as NYSE Bonds in New York.

U.S. Regulation

NYSE Regulation

NYSE Regulation oversees U.S. bond trading through a program of surveillance, financial and operational compliance, and enforcement.


NYSE Regulation also ensures that listed securities meet strict standards of financial and corporate governance compliance.

European Regulation

NYSE Euronext Regulation

In Europe, Euronext Securities Markets are Regulated Markets within the meaning of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID). 

Harmonised Rules

NYSE Euronext Bonds are governed by a common set of rules applicable to all the Euronext Securities Markets—called Harmonised Rules.

Non-Harmonised Rules

NYSE Euronext Bonds are also governed by by a set of local rules applicable to that particular market—called Non-Harmonised Rules.

NYSE Euronext Rulebook

For information about NYSE Euronext Bonds, review Book I: Harmonised Rules of the Euronext Rule Book.