Edward Prime

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Edward Prime
Occupation Eighth President of NYSE (1835-1836)

Edward Prime was the eighth president of the New York Stock & Exchange Board, which in 1863 changed its name to the New York Stock Exchange.[1][2][3]

Background

The exchange, which had been created in 1792 with the signing of the Buttonwood Agreement, was formally organized with a constitution drafted in 1817.[4]

References

  1. The New York Stock Exchange: its history, its contribution to national .... Google Books.
  2. Presidents and Chairmen of The New York Stock Exchange. New York Stock Exchange.
  3. King, Moses, King's views of the New York stock exchange. Columbia University Libraries.
  4. Anthony Stockholm. FactualWorld.