Bats BZX Rule Filings

Rule filings are not effective until approved by the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"), with the exception of certain types of rule filings that may take effect upon filing with the SEC if they meet the conditions specified under Section 19 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and Rule 19b-4 thereunder. Below are pending rule filings submitted by the Exchange, followed by rule changes that have been approved by the SEC or became immediately effective pursuant to the Exchange Act.

Pending Rule Changes

File number: SR-BatsBZX-2016-80
Date filed: November 18, 2016

The Exchange proposes rule changes to BZX Rule 14.11, Other Securities, and BZX Rule 14.12, Failure to Meet Listing Standards.

File number: SR-BatsBZX-2016-61
Date filed: October 13, 2016

The Exchange proposes a rule change to amend Exchange Rule 11.23, Auctions, to enhance the reopening auction process following a trading halt declared pursuant to the Plan to Address Extraordinary Market Volatility Pursuant to Rule 608 of Regulation NMS.

File number: SR-BatsBZX-2016-30 Amendment No. 1
Date filed: October 20, 2016

The Exchange proposes an amendment to SR-BatsBZX-2016-30.

File number: SR-BatsBZX-2016-30
Date filed: June 30, 2016

The Exchange proposed a rule change to BZX Rule 14.11(e)(4), Commodity-Based Trust Shares, to list and trade Winklevoss Bitcoin Shares issued by the Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust.

Approved and Immediately Effective Rule Changes

File number: SR-BatsBZX-2017-02
Date filed: January 11, 2017

The Exchange proposes a rule change to amend its Option Regulatory Fees as they relate to the equity options platform.

File number: SR-BatsBZX-2017-01
Date filed: January 3, 2017

The Exchange proposes rule changes to fees as they apply to the Equity Options Platform.