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]

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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]

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