The corporate logo of the New York Stock Exchange is a familiar sight on the trading floor of the Big Apple landmark. The NYSE is being sold to a rival exchange for about $8 billion, ending more than two centuries of independence for the iconic Big Board. The buyer said Thursday that little would change on the trading floor. (Associated Press)

The corporate logo of the New York Stock Exchange is a familiar sight on the trading floor of the Big Apple landmark. The NYSE is being sold to a rival exchange for about $8 billion, ending more than two centuries of independence for the iconic Big Board. The buyer said Thursday that little would change on the trading floor. (Associated Press)