Shorcan Brokers Ltd. 14th Annual Charity Day Raises Over $600,000

TORONTO, Jan. 20, 2012 /CNW/ - Shorcan Brokers Limited, TMX Group's fixed income interdealer brokerage, raised more than $600,000 at its 14th Annual Charity Day. Over the past 14 years, Shorcan's Annual Charity Days have raised over $6 million.

"We are very pleased to continue our annual tradition of giving back to the community," said Peter Conroy, President, Shorcan Brokers Limited. "We are especially thankful to our clients for their continued support of our Annual Charity Days."

The following organizations are among those supported from Charity Day proceeds:

  • Alzheimer's Society of Canada
  • Big Brothers/Big Sisters of St. Catharines
  • Canadian Spinal Research Organization
  • Canadian Athletes Now Fund
  • Canadian Cancer Society
  • Centre de Recherche Universitaire du CHUM
  • CIBC Children's Foundation
  • Community Centre 55
  • Covenant House
  • Fondation Centre de cancérologie Charles-Bruneau
  • Foundation Fighting Blindness
  • Kids Health Foundation
  • L'Institut de Cardiologie de Montréal
  • L'Institut et hôpital neurologiques de Montréal
  • La Colonie Saint-Jeanne d'Arc
  • Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada
  • North York Harvest Food Bank
  • Parkdale Activity Recreation Centre
  • Pelletier Youth in Transition
  • Prostate Cancer Canada
  • Sick Kids Foundation
  • Stevenson Memorial Hospital Foundation
  • Toronto Youth Development
  • Women Gaining Ground

About TMX Group (TSX-X)

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

SOURCE Toronto Stock Exchange

For further information:

Aimee Paget
Communications Coordinator
TMX Group
416-947-4685
aimee.paget@tmx.com


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