TSX Ignite Continues Live Events in Ottawa on May 13

TORONTO, May 12, 2014 /CNW/ - Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) and TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV) continue the TSX Ignite live event series in Ottawa on Tuesday, May 13. Launched in March 2014, this innovative program is designed to help support the growth and development of small and medium-sized enterprises in Canada by providing companies with information, motivation and tips on how to build great businesses.

The live events bring together leading banking, legal and accounting advisors to share experiences and best practices with entrepreneurs at all stages and from all sectors.  Topics will include keys to raising capital, important building blocks for success and common mistakes to avoid. There will also be keynote addresses from successful entrepreneurs who will share their experiences as they built their businesses.

WHERE:   Delta Ottawa
  101 Lyon Street North
  Ottawa, Ontario
 
WHEN:   Tuesday, May 13, 2014
  8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
 
AGENDA:    Welcome & Introduction
  Four "Must Do" Tips for Raising Capital (panel)
  Keynote: Tom Astle
  Four Practices to Make Your Company Better (panel)
  Keynote: Sally Daub
 
KEY SPEAKERS:  Ungad Chadda, Senior Vice President, Toronto Stock Exchange
  Tom Astle, Head of Investment Strategy, Difference Capital
  Sally Daub, Co-founder, President & CEO, ViXS Systems Inc.

In 2013, TSX and TSXV welcomed 266 new issuers and total equity capital raised was $43.6 billion, making the Exchanges seventh in the world for equity capital raised.

For more details about TSX Ignite, visit www.tsxignite.com.  Members of the media should RSVP directly to catherine.kee@tmx.com.

About TMX Group (TSX:X)
TMX Group's key subsidiaries operate cash and derivative markets and clearinghouses for multiple asset classes including equities, fixed income and energy. Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TMX Select, Alpha Group, The Canadian Depository for Securities, Montréal Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, NGX, BOX Options Exchange, Shorcan, Shorcan Energy Brokers, Equicom and other TMX Group companies provide listing markets, trading markets, clearing facilities, depository services, data products and other services to the global financial community. TMX Group is headquartered in Toronto and operates offices across Canada (Montréal, Calgary and Vancouver), in key U.S. markets (New York, Houston, Boston and Chicago) as well as in London, Beijing and Sydney. For more information about TMX Group, visit our website at www.tmx.com. Follow TMX Group on Twitter at http://twitter.com/tmxgroup.

SOURCE TMX Group Inc.

For further information:

Catherine Kee
Manager, Corporate Communications
TMX Group
416-814-8834
catherine.kee@tmx.com