The nation’s stock exchanges and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Wednesday filed a proposal to establish a new “limit up-limit down” mechanism that would limit swings in stock prices, during periods of volatility.

Under the proposal, trades in listed stocks would have to be executed within a range tied to recent prices for that security, the Securities and Exchange Commission said.

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