Cboe BZX Options Exchange 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-BATS-2015-95
Date filed: October 23, 2015
Description:

BATS Exchange, Inc. proposes a rule change to Rule 14.11, Managed Fund Shares, to list and trade shares of the SPDR DoubleLine Short Term Total Return Tactical ETF of the SSgA Active Trust.

File number: SR-BATS-2015-94
Date filed: October 23, 2015
Description:

BATS Exchange, Inc. proposes a rule change to Rule 14.11, Managed Fund Shares, to list and trade shares of the SPDR DoubleLine Emerging Markets Fixed Income ETF of the SSgA Active Trust.

File number: SR-BATS-2015-69
Date filed: September 1, 2015
Description:

BATS Exchange, Inc. proposes a Rule Change to amend Rules 1.5(r), 11.1(a), 11.23, 14.6, 14.11, and 14.12 and adopt Rule 11.1(a)(1)

File number: SR-BATS-2015-57-Amendment-No-1
Date filed: August 11, 2015
Description:

Amendment to SR-BATS-2015-57

File number: SR-BATS-2015-57
Date filed: July 30, 2015
Description:

BATS Exchange, Inc. proposes to adopt new Rule 8.17 to provide a process for an expedited suspension proceeding and Rule 12.15 to prohibit Layering and Spoofing.

File number: SR-BATS-2015-56 Amendment No. 2
Date filed: September 4, 2015
Description:

Second amendment to SR-BATS-2015-56.

File number: SR-BATS-2015-56 Amendment No. 1
Date filed: August 19, 2015
Description:

Amendment to SR-BATS-2015-56.

File number: SR-BATS-2015-56
Date filed: July 30, 2015
Description:

BATS Exchange, Inc. proposes to list and trade shares of the ProShares Managed Futures Strategy ETF of the ProShares Trust under BATS Rule 14.11

Approved and Immediately Effective Rule Changes

File number: SR-BATS-2008-013
Date filed: December 11, 2008
Description:

Amendments to BATS Rules and Corporate Documents to Reflect Name Change of BATS Holdings, Inc. to BATS Global Markets, Inc.

File number: SR-BATS-2008-012
Date filed: December 9, 2008
Description:

Amendments to Fee Schedule for BATS Exchange (effective December 12, 2008).

File number: SR-BATS-2008-011
Date filed: November 25, 2008
Description:

BATS is proposing to amend Rule 8.15.01 (List of Exchange Rule Violations and Recommended Fine Schedule Pursuant to Rule 8.15) to expand the list of violations eligible for disposition under the Exchange's Minor Rule Violation Plan.

File number: SR-BATS-2008-010
Date filed: November 19, 2008
Description:

BATS is proposing to amend Rule 11.17 (Clearly Erroneous Executions) with respect to fees of other market centers related to clearly erroneous rulings.

File number: SR-BATS-2008-009
Date filed: October 21, 2008
Description:

Initial Fee Schedule for BATS Exchange.

File number: SR-BATS-2008-008
Date filed: October 20, 2008
Description:

BATS is proposing to amend its Rule 11.16 ("Limitation of Liability").

File number: SR-BATS-2008-007
Date filed: October 10, 2008
Description:

BATS is proposing to amend its Rule 11.13 ("Order Execution") to provide the Exchange's Outbound Router with additional flexibility when routing orders away from the Exchange.

File number: SR-BATS-2008-005
Date filed: September 19, 2008
Description:

BATS is proposing amendments to its rules to add definitions of Market Maker and Market Maker Authorized Trader and to add rules regarding the registration and obligations of Market Makers.

File number: SR-BATS-2008-004
Date filed: September 17, 2008
Description:

BATS is proposing to amend its Rule 14.1 ("Unlisted Trading Privileges") to consolidate into a single rule certain requirements for trading products on the Exchange pursuant tounlisted trading privileges.

File number: SR-BATS-2008-003
Date filed: September 12, 2008
Description:

BATS is proposing to amend its Rule 11.5 ("Orders and Modifiers") to add a new order type - Modified Destination Specific Order.