Lehman Brothers: 1850-2008

From the New York Stock Exchange just now:

NEW YORK, September 17, 2008 – NYSE Regulation, Inc. (“NYSE Regulation”) announced today that it determined that the common stock of Lehman Brothers Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”), ticker symbol LEH, as well as the 13 related NYSE and NYSE Arca listed securities listed below, should be suspended immediately.

NYSE Regulation has determined that the Company is no longer suitable for listing. This decision was reached in view of the Company’s September 15, 2008, filing of a petition under Chapter 11 of the U.S Bankruptcy Code with the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York.