Daily Lists - Options - Information Circulars

The Amex Information Circulars (ICs) listed below in chronological order provide information regarding new equity option and index option listings, option contract adjustments to reflect various corporate events such as stock splits and dividends, mergers and acquisitions, and underlying issue changes such as listing, name, and symbol modifications. This information is prepared by the Amex for the convenience of its membership based on information available from data sources believed to be reliable and accurate; however, the Amex accepts no responsibility for its accuracy or completeness.

Corporate Actions: http://www.theocc.com/market/infomemos/info_memos_form.jsp

Questions on Corporate Actions should be directed to 1-888-OPTIONS.

New Series including LEAP's: http://www.theocc.com/market/series/series_dates_form.jsp

READ: IC#08-0009 Information Circulars concerning equity options listed on the American Stock Exchange

Missing IC numbers are for internal Amex dissemination only.

Current 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999


December 2008
Date Title IC Number
12/31/08Wachovia Corporation (WB) - Anticipated Completion of Merger as it relates to the Fixed Return Options (FRO's) on Wachovia Corporation traded under the symbol BWKIC#08-0216
12/29/08Delisting Notification - MultipleIC#08-0215
12/24/08Delisting Notification - VeraSun Energy Corporation (VSUNQ/VSE)IC#08-0214
12/24/08Delisting Notification - Grey Wolf, Inc. (GW)IC#08-0213
12/23/08Capital Gain Distribution Adjustments - DOG, DUG, DXD, MYY, MZZ, QID, SDS, and SHIC#08-0212
12/23/08Delisting Notification - Barr Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (BRL)IC#08-0211
12/12/08Fixed Return Option to Cease TradingIC#08-0210
12/12/08Quarterly Options Series in XLEIC#08-0208
12/08/08New Option Listings - IAU, SLVIC#08-0207
12/03/08Delisting of Options - Thornburg Mortgage, Inc. (TMA)IC#08-0206
12/02/08Delisting Notification - Pilgrim's Pride Corporation (PGPDQ/PPC)IC#08-0205
12/02/08New Options Listings - MultipleIC#08-0204

November 2008
Date Title IC Number
11/25/08Delisting Notification - Downey Financial Corp (DWNFQ/DSL)IC#08-0203
11/24/08Delisting Notification - IMPHIC#08-0202
11/24/08Delisting Notification - IDARIC#08-0201
11/24/08New Option Listings - SQM, QSFTIC#08-0200
11/21/08Delisting of Options ? TXZ, KMW, LOE, and XKD OptionsIC#08-0199
11/21/08Delisting Notification - CTB, RGA.A, and SIFYIC#08-0198
11/21/08Change in Market Closing Time for Various ETF OptionsIC#08-0197
11/19/08Delisting Notification - Wind Down - Amex Major Market Index (XMI)IC#08-0196
11/19/08Delisting Notification - Wind Down - USLIC#08-0195
11/18/08Change in Market Closing Time for Market Vectors ETF OptionsIC#08-0194
11/18/08Closing Time in Certain NYSE Amex Options Contracts to Close at 4:15pm ESTIC#08-0193
11/17/08New Options Listings - MultipleIC#08-0192
11/14/08New Options Listing - LMDIA, LCAPAIC#08-0191
11/13/08Maxim Integrated Products, Inc. (MXIM/XIQ) - Trading Restrictions LiftedIC#08-0190
11/06/08New Option Listing - SPDR KBW Regional Banking ETF (KRE)IC#08-0189
11/06/08New Options Listing - MultipleIC#08-0188
11/04/08Change in Market Closing Time for Various ETF OptionsIC#08-0187
11/04/08Change in Market Closing Time for Various ETF OptionsIC#08-0186
11/04/08New Option Listing - Brink's Home Security Holdings, Inc. (CFL)IC#08-0185
11/03/08Delisting Notification - Circuit City Stores, Inc. (CC)IC#08-0184

October 2008
Date Title IC Number
10/30/08Change in Market Closing TimeIC#08-0183
10/30/08Delisting Notification - Northwest Airlines Corporation (NWA/NWU)IC#08-0182
10/24/08Change in Market Closing TimeIC#08-0181
10/16/08Delisting of Options ? Netsuite, Inc. (N)IC#08-0180
10/16/08Quarterly Options Series In XLE Added Inadvertently ? Restricted To Closing Transactions OnlyIC#08-0179
10/14/08New Options Listing - Longs Drug Store Corporation (LDG)IC#08-0178
10/07/08REVISION - Change in Market Closing TimeIC#08-0177
10/07/08Change in Market Closing TimeIC#08-0176
10/01/08New Option Listing - SunPower Corporation (SPWRB/PNB)IC#08-0175
10/01/08New Option Listing - J.M.Smucker Company (SJM)IC#08-0174

September 2008
Date Title IC Number
09/30/08Delisting Notification - Qimonda AG (QI)IC#08-0173
09/29/08Voluntary Delisting of Options ? Wind Down - FBT, VB, VBK, VBR, VDC, VOE, VPUIC#08-0172
09/29/08Delisting of Options ? IYM, VAW, VNQ, XBIIC#08-0171
09/26/08Delisting Notification - Washington Mutual, Inc. (WM)IC#08-0170
09/24/08UltraShort S&P500 ProShares (SDS) - Short Term Capital Gain Distribution AdjustmentIC#08-0169
09/24/08UltraShort Dow30 ProShares (DXD) - Short Term Capital Gain Distribution AdjustmentiC#08-0168
09/24/08UltraShort Oil & Gas ProShares (DUG) - Short Term Capital Gain Distribution AdjustmentIC#08-0167
09/24/08Trading Halt - DUG, DXD, SDSIC#08-0166
09/23/08Delisting Notification - Vanguard Large-Cap ETF (VV)IC#08-0165
09/22/08Delisting Notification - Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF (BLV)iC#08-0164
09/22/08Options Under SEC RELEASE NO. 34-58611 / September 21, 2008IC#08-0163
09/22/08Delisting Notification - EXB, PIDIC#08-0162
09/19/08Options Under SEC RELEASE NO. 34-58592 / September 18, 2008IC#08-0161
09/18/08Change in Market Closing TimeIC#08-0160
09/18/08Lehman Brothers Holdings, Inc. (LEH/LEH,NJS,LYH,LES) - Customer Closing Transaction OnlyIC#08-0159

August 2008
Date Title IC Number
08/26/08Delisting Notification - WIND DOWN - VV, VXF, SDYIC#08-0158
08/21/08Amex New Options Listing - UnionBanCal Corporation (UB)IC#08-0157
08/21/08Delisting Notification - DVY, ONEQIC#08-0156
08/20/08Delisting Notification - IAC/InterActiveCorp (IACI/QTH)IC#08-0155
08/18/08Delisting Notification - ETE, PXHIC#08-0154
08/13/08Amex New Options Listing - Reinsurance Group of America, Inc. (RGA)IC#08-0153
08/12/08Delisting Notification - SPDR DJ Wilshire Total Market ETF (TMW)IC#08-0152
08/11/08REVISED - Semi Annual Review: Position & Exercise Limits on Index OptionsIC#08-0151
08/08/08Amex New Options Listing - HDFC Bank Ltd (HDB)IC#08-0150
08/08/08Semi Annual Review: Position & Exercise Limits on Index OptionsIC#08-0149
08/06/08Delisting Notification - PowerShares International Listed Private Equity Portfolio (PFP)IC#08-0148
08/06/08Delisting Notification - Wind DownIC#08-0147
08/05/08Delisting Notification - WCI Communities, Inc. (WCIMQ/WCI)IC#08-0146
08/05/08Delisting Notification - Esmark, Inc. (ESMK/IDF)IC#08-0145
08/05/08Delisting Notification - Ansys, Inc. (ANSS/UUZ)IC#08-0144

July 2008
Date Title IC Number
07/29/08New Option Listings - Multiple - UYG & SKFIC#08-0143
07/24/08Amex New Options Listing - M&T Bank Corporation (MTB)IC#08-0141
07/23/08iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index (EEM/PTT) - 3-for-1 Stock Split AdjustmentIC#08-0140
07/23/08Delisting Notification - Bentley Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (BNT)IC#08-0139
07/23/08Delisting Notification - Powerwave Technologies, Inc. (PWAV/VFQ)IC#08-0138
07/22/08Delisting Notification - Broadband HOLDRs Trust (BDH/OJS)IC#08-0137
07/22/08iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Growth Index Fund (IJT) - 2-for-1 Stock Split AdjustmentIC#08-0136
07/21/08Delisting Notification - MultipleIC#08-0135
07/21/08Delisting Notification - Wind Down - Symmetricom, Inc. (SYMM/QES)IC#08-0134
07/21/08Delisting Notification - Wind Down - PowerShares International Dividend Achievers Portfolio (PID)IC#08-0133
07/15/08Delisting Notification - IndyMac Bancorp, Inc. (IDMC/IMB)IC#08-0132
07/11/08Delisting Notification - Rite Aid Corporation (RAD)IC#08-0131
07/10/08Delisting Notification - MoneyGram International, Inc. (MGI)IC#08-0130
07/10/08Delisting Notification - NAVTEQ CORP (NVT)IC#08-0129
07/10/08Amex New Options Listing - Market Vectors Russia ETF (RSX)IC#08-0128
07/10/08Amex New Options Listing - MultipleIC#08-0127
07/09/08Delisting Notification - Syntax-Brillian Corporation (BRLC/UEN)IC#08-0126
07/07/08New LEAPS Listing - Valmont Industries, Inc. (VMI) - 2010 Leaps SymbolsIC#08-0125
07/07/08Delisting Notification - Ultra Dow30 ProShares (DDM/JPM)IC#08-0124
07/07/08Amex New Options Listing - MultipleIC#08-0123
07/01/08Amex New Options Listing - Vanguard Europe Pacific ETF (VEA)IC#08-0122

June 2008
Date Title IC Number
06/26/08Delisting Notification - Home Solutions of America, Inc. (HSOA/OSQ)IC#08-0121
06/26/08New Option Listings - MultipleIC#08-0120
06/25/08New LEAPS Listings - Coviden LTD (COV) - 2010 LEAPS SymbolsIC#08-0119
06/20/08Delisting NotificationIC#08-0118
06/20/08Delisting Notification - Wind DownIC#08-0117
06/20/08Delisting NotificationIC#08-0116
06/19/08New LEAPS Listing - Leap Wireless International, Inc. (LEAP/UAO) - 2010 LEAPS SymbolsIC#08-0115
06/19/08New LEAPS Listing - Diageo Plc (DEO) - 2010 LEAPS SymbolsIC#08-0114
06/19/08Delisting NotificationIC#08-0113
06/19/08Amex New Options Listing - MultipleIC#08-0112
06/18/08Amex New Options Listing - DRS Technologies, Inc. (DRS)IC#08-0111
06/12/08New LEAPS Listing - Precision Castparts Corp. (PCP) - 2010 LEAPS SymbolsIC#08-0110
06/12/08Vanguard Extended Market ETF (VXF) - 2-for-1 Stock Split AdjustmentIC#08-0109
06/12/08Vanguard Emerging Market ETF (VWO) - 2-for-1 Stock Split AdjustmentIC#08-0108
06/12/08Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (VTI) - 2-for-1 Stock Split AdjustmentIC#08-0107
06/12/08New LEAPS Listings - Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK) - 2010 LEAPS SymbolsIC#08-0106
06/12/08Amex New Options ListingsIC#08-0105
06/11/08Voluntary Delisting of Options - Wind DownIC#08-0104
06/11/08Delisting NotificationIC#08-0103
06/10/08New LEAPS Listing - Sotheby's (BID) - 2010 LEAPS SymbolsIC#08-0102
06/06/08Delisting of Options ? Sirtris Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SIRT/QXN)IC#08-0101
06/05/08Delisting Notification - Magna Entertainment Corp. (MECA/QBC)IC#08-0100
06/03/08New LEAPS Listings - Rayonier Inc. (RYN) - 2009/2010 LEAPS SymbolsIC#08-0099
06/02/08Delisting Notification - MIVA, Inc. (MIVA/HFQ)IC#08-0098
06/02/08Amex New Options ListingIC#08-0097

May 2008
Date Title IC Number
05/30/08New Options Listing - MultipleIC#08-0096
05/30/08Delisting NotificationIC#08-0095
05/29/08Delisting Notification - Integrated Device Tech Inc. (IDTI/ITQ)IC#08-0094
05/29/08Delisting NotificationIC#08-0093
05/29/08New LEAPS Listing - Hercules Offshore, Inc. (HERO/HIQ) - 2010 LEAPS SymbolIC#08-0092
05/28/08Delayed Introduction Of January 2011 LEAPsIC#08-0091
05/21/08Amex New Option ListingsIC#08-0090
05/21/08New LEAPS Listings - Patriot Coal Corporation (PCX) - 2009/2010 LEAPS SymbolsIC#08-0089
05/20/08Amex New Options Listing - Loews Corporation (LTR)IC#08-0088
05/20/08Delisting Notification - SPDR S&P Emerging Markets ETF (GMM)IC#08-0087
05/15/08New LEAPS Listings - Trinity Industries, Inc. (TRN) - 2009/2010 LEAPS SymbolsIC#08-0086
05/12/08New LEAPS Listings - JA Solar Holdings Co Ltd. (JASO) - 2010 LEAP SymbolsIC#08-0085
05/09/08Delisting NotificationIC#08-0084
05/08/08Fixed Return Option Listings - Correction to IC#08-0081IC#08-0083
05/07/08New LEAPS Listings - ICICI Bank Limited (IBN) - 2010 LEAP SymbolsIC#08-0082
05/07/08Amex FRO ListingsIC#08-0081
05/05/08Delisting NotificationIC#08-0080
05/02/08New LEAPS Listings - Hercules Incorporated (HPC) - 2009/2010 LEAPS SymbolsIC#08-0079
05/02/08Options Currently Ineligible for Additional Expiration MonthsIC#08-0078

April 2008
Date Title IC Number
04/30/08REVISED - New LEAPS Listings - iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fund (EWY) -2009/2010 LEAPS SymbolsIC#08-0077
04/30/08New LEAPS Listings - iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fund (EWY) - 2009/2010 LEAPS SymbolsIC#08-0076
04/28/08New Options Listing - Mini Amex Natural Gas IndexIC#08-0075
04/25/08PacificNet, Inc. (PACT/UVC) ? Customer Closing Transactions Only / Delisting NotificationIC#08-0074
04/25/08Options Currently Ineligible for Additional Expiration MonthsIC#08-0073
04/25/08ABN AMRO Holding NV (ABNYY) - Customer Closing Transactions OnlyIC#08-0072
04/24/08New LEAPS Listings - Hansen Medical, Inc. (HNSN/QFI) - 2009/2010 LEAPS SymbolsIC#08-0070
04/18/08Fixed Return Options (FROs)IC#08-0069
04/18/08New Options Listing - Mini Amex Natural Gas Index (MNG)IC#08-0067
04/18/08New Options Listing - NetSuite, Inc. (N)IC#08-0066
04/17/08New LEAPS Listings - Riverbed Technology, Inc. (RVBD/UEX) - 2009/2010 LEAPS SymbolsIC#08-0065
04/17/08Fremont General Corporation (FMNT) - Trading Halt /Customer Closing Transaction OnlyIC#08-0064
04/17/08New Options Listing - Taseko Mines, Ltd. (TGB)IC#08-0063
04/16/08Delisting NotificationIC#08-0062
04/15/08New LEAPS Listings - Phillip Morris International, Inc. (PM) - 2009/2010 LEAP SymbolsIC#08-0061
04/09/08Delisting NotificationIC#08-0060
04/07/08New LEAPS Listings - Scientific Games Corporation (SGMS/TUJ) - 2009/2010 LEAPS SymbolsIC#08-0059
04/02/08Delisting NotificationIC#08-0058
04/02/08New LEAPS Listing ?Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (ANR) ? 2010 LEAP SymbolIC#08-0057

March 2008
Date Title IC Number
03/31/08Qualifying For Reimbursement of Exchange Fees Associated with P/A OrdersIC#08-0056
03/31/08Payment for Order Flow (PFOF) Changes Effective April 1, 2008IC#08-0055
03/31/08New Options Listings - Phillip Morris International, Inc (PM)IC#08-0054
03/28/08Options Delisting NotificationIC#08-0053
03/27/08Options Delisting NotificationIC#08-0052
03/27/08New Options Listings - VISA, Inc. (V)IC#08-0051
03/25/08Delayed Start Date in New Options ListingsIC#08-0050
03/24/08Ultra Oil & Gas ProShares (DIG) - Capital Gain Distribution AdjustmentIC#08-0049
03/24/08New Options ListingsIC#08-0048
03/17/08Voluntary Delisting of OptionsIC#08-0047
03/14/08First Solar, Inc. (FSLR/QHB) - 2010 LEAPSIC#08-0046
03/14/08United States Oil Fund LF (USO) - 2009 LEAPSIC#08-0045
03/06/08Regal Entertainment Group (RGC) 2009/2010 LEAPSIC#08-0044
03/06/08Nabors Industries Ltd (NBR) - 2010 LEAP Symbol change to WBLIC#08-0043
03/05/08Voluntary Delisting of OptionsIC#08-0042
03/05/08Options Currently Ineligible for Additional Expiration MonthsIC#08-0041
03/05/08New Options ListingsIC#08-0040
03/05/08New Option Listing - Market Vectors - Coal ETF (KOL)IC#08-0039
03/05/08New LEAPS Listing - Central European Distribution Corporation (CEDC/CUV) - 2009/2010 LEAP SymbolsIC#08-0038

February 2008
Date Title IC Number
02/29/08Voluntary Delisting of OptionsIC#08-0037
02/26/08Voluntary Delisting of OptionsIC#08-0036
02/26/08New Option Listing - United States Gasoline Fund (UGA)IC#08-0035
02/21/08New Option Listing - Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (DLR)IC#08-0033
02/15/08New Option Listing - UltraShort FTSE/Xinhua China 25 ProShares (FXP)IC#08-0032
02/14/08Voluntary Delisting of OptionsIC#08-0031
02/13/08Voluntary Delisting of OptionsIC#08-0030
02/08/08Semi Annual Review: Position & Exercise Limits on Index OptionsIC#08-0029
02/07/08New Option Listing - First Trust ISE Chindia Index Fund (FNI)IC#08-0028
02/04/08Voluntary Delisting of OptionsIC#08-0027
02/04/08SADIA SA - ADR (SDA/SDA) - 3.333333 for 1 Stock Split AdjustmentsIC#08-0026

January 2008
Date Title IC Number
01/30/08New Option Listing - Mercadolibre, Inc (MELI/QMB)IC#08-0025
01/24/08New Option Listing - GreenHeaven Continuous Commodity Index Fund (GCC)IC#08-0024
01/23/08New Option Listing - Athenahealth, Inc (ATHN/QJN)IC#08-0023
01/22/08Voluntary Delisting of OptionsIC#08-0022
01/22/08Voluntary Delisting of OptionsIC#08-0021
01/22/08Options Currently Ineligible for Additional Expiration MonthsIC#08-0020
01/18/08Voluntary Delisting of OptionsIC#08-0019
01/18/08New Option Listing - Chimera Investment Corp. (CIM) and Universal Electronics Inc. (UEIC/HQU)IC#08-0018
01/18/08Voluntary Delisting of OptionsIC#08-0017
01/18/08New LEAPS Listing - North America Palladium, Ltd (PAL) - 2009 & 2010 Leap SymbolIC#08-0016
01/18/08New LEAPS Listing - Portfolio Recovery Associate (PRAA/PBB) - 2009 & 2010 Leap SymbolIC#08-0014
01/17/08Voluntary Delisting of OptionsIC#08-0013
01/16/08Delisting of OptionsIC#08-0012
01/16/08Voluntary Delisting of OptionsIC#08-0011
01/10/08Home Solutions Of America Inc. (HSOA/HOM) - Trading Halt/Customer ClosingIC#08-0010
01/09/08Information Circulars concerning equity options listed on the American Stock ExchangeIC#08-0009
01/07/08New Option Listing - Commvault Systems Inc. (CVLT/FZU)IC#08-0008
01/07/08New Option ListingsIC#08-0007
01/07/08New Option Listing - Sirtris Pharmaceuticals Inc. (SIRT/QXN) and Solarfun Power Holdings Company (SOLF/QFG)IC#07-0006
01/04/08Change in Market Closing Time for Various ETF OptionsIC#08-0005
01/04/08New Option Listing -Temple-Inland Inc. (TIN)IC#08-0004
01/04/08Endesa S.A. (ELE) - TRADING HALTIC#08-0003
01/02/08TOP Tankers, Inc. (TOPT/QLT) - Upcoming Name/Symbol ChangeIC#08-0002
01/02/08December 2008 Quarterly LEAPS Conversion ScheduleIC#08-0001



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