BATS Exchange, Inc. Fee Schedule Effective September 1, 2009 The following reflects the Schedule of Fees (pursuant to Rule 15.1(a) and Rule 15.1(c)) for BATS Exchange. Inc. (the âExchangeâ). All references to âper shareâ mean âper share executed.â Fees for Accessing Liquidity for All Securities Priced $1.00 or Above $0.0025 charge per share that removes liquidity from the BATS book Liquidity Rebates for All Securities Priced $1.00 or Above $0.0024 rebate per share that adds liquidity to the BATS book $0.0020 rebate per share that adds non-displayed* (hidden) liquidity to the BATS book Securities Priced Below $1.00 No charge or liquidity rebate for securities priced below $1.00 traded on the BATS Book Standard Routing Pricing â Best Execution Routing $0.0015 rebate per share for routable shares displayed and then executed on BATS through the BOLT display process $0.0020 charge per share for shares executed at a dark liquidity venue (âDARTâ routing) $0.0026 charge per share for shares executed at any other venue (âCYCLEâ and âRECYCLEâ routing) Note: Default Best Execution Routing = BOLT + DART + CYCLE Discounted Destination Specific Routing (âOne Underâ) to NYSE, NYSE ARCA and NASDAQ - BATS + NYSE Destination Specific Orders: $0.0017 charge per share - BATS + NYSE ARCA Destination Specific Orders for Tape B: $0.0027 charge per share - BATS + NYSE ARCA Destination Specific Orders for Tapes A and C: $0.0029 charge per share - BATS + NASDAQ Destination Specific Orders: $0.0029 charge per share Other Non-Standard Routing Options â Specific Order Types and Securities Priced Below $1.00 - BATS (âDark Scanâ) Modified Destination Specific Orders routed to a dark liquidity venue: $0.0001 rebate per share - BATS + (Protected Market Center) Destination Specific Orders other than NYSE, NYSE ARCA, and NASDAQ: $0.0030 charge per share - Directed ISOâs: $0.0033 charge per share - Stocks Priced Below $1.00 for CYCLE and RECYCLE routed executions: 0.26% charge of the total dollar value Port Fees - $250.00 per month per pair (primary and secondary data center) of any port other than a Multicast PITCH Spin Server Port or GRP Port - Multicast PITCH customers: 12 free pairs of Multicast PITCH Spin Server Ports, and, if such ports are used, one free pair of GRP Ports; $250.00 per month per additional set of 12 pairs of Multicast PITCH Spin Server Ports or additional pair of GRP Ports * Non-displayed order types include all forms of Pegged, Mid-Point Peg and Non-Displayed Limit orders. The nondisplayed rebate does not apply to Reserve or Discretionary orders. http://www.batstrading.com/resources/regulation/rule_book/BATS_Ex_Fee_Schedule.pdf Given the high profits exchanges like BATS generate, I ask myself are there any higher payouts for providing "liquidity" ?