Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange speaking at key
TORONTO, March 4, 2013 /CNW/ - TMX Group Limited, the world-leading
mining exchange group, is patron sponsor of this year's Prospectors and
Developers Association of Canada's (PDAC) International Convention,
Trade Show & Investors Exchange, being held from March 3 to 6, 2013.
"Each year, TMX Group looks forward to the PDAC Convention and welcoming
the international mining community to Toronto," said Kevan Cowan,
President, TSX Markets and Group Head of Equities. "Our exchanges are
global leaders in the sector and have a proven system that our issuers
TMX Group will be hosting numerous international delegations and
speaking at several key financial industry events. These events
include market open ceremonies, seminars, and workshops on listing on
Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange.
Today, TMX Group is hosting a market open ceremony with the Mexico
mining delegation. The Exchanges will also host "TMX Deal Day", which
focuses on accessing capital on the Canadian capital markets for Latin
American mining companies. This event provides companies looking to go
public in Canada with an opportunity to meet with members of the legal,
investment bank, accounting and financial communications communities.
On Tuesday, March 5, TMX Group will host representatives from PDAC to
open the market. TMX Group will speak at the Brazil-Canada mining
breakfast, as well as the Canada-Southern Africa Chamber of Business 14th Annual Mining Breakfast and MineAfrica's 11th Annual Investing in African Mining seminar.
On Wednesday, March 6, TMX Group will host the Australian mining
delegation market open ceremony and on Thursday, March 7, the South
African mining delegation will open the market.
Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange are the world's number
one listings venue for mining companies. As of January 31, 2013, the
Exchanges were home to 1,673 mining issuers that have a combined market
capitalization of $389 billion.
For Market Openings: Media may pick up a feed from the TOC (television operations centre)
for all market open ceremonies. The feed is named TSX Transmit 2 and is
produced at the TMX Broadcast Centre and sent live to the TOC. Those
featured in the market opening move into position for the market open
ceremony at approximately 9:27 a.m. and the markets will open with the
sound of a siren (the traditional market open on Toronto Stock
Exchange) at 9:30 a.m.
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, Montreal
Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, Natural Gas
Exchange, 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 (Montreal,
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.
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