NYSE Annual Corporate Governance Letter

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Jan 10, 2018

On January 10, 2018, the staff of New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) Regulation released a guidance memo for important rules and policies applicable to companies listed on the NYSE.

The letter covers the following:

  • Effectiveness of Rule to Shorten the Settlement Cycle, which took effect on August 28, 2017;
  • Issuance of Material News in the Period Immediately After the Official Closing Time for the Exchange’s Trading Session, which took effect on December 4, 2017;
  • Advance Notice of Dividend or Stock Distribution Announcements to the Exchange, which will take effect February 1, 2018;
  • Annual Report Website Posting Requirement;
  • Corporate Governance Requirements; and
  • Important reminders for all issuers.

The letter is applicable to all listed issuers, with any rule or policy differences for Domestic vs. Foreign Private Issuers (“FPIs”) identified within.

Review the letter on the NYSE's website.

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