TORONTO, June 7, 2012 /CNW/ - Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) and TSX
Venture Exchange (TSXV) today announced that they are participating in
a three city Latin American roadshow.
Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange have joined capital
markets professionals from KPMG, Heenan Blaikie and Scotiabank in Rio
de Janeiro, Brazil, Santiago, Chile, and Bogota, Colombia for the KPMG
Roadshow. The Exchanges are holding seminars and one-on-one meetings
with representatives from companies in the oil and gas and mining
sectors to raise awareness about the Canadian capital markets.
"We are very pleased to once again visit Latin America," said Ungad
Chadda, Senior Vice President, Toronto Stock Exchange. "We welcome the
opportunity to provide an overview regarding the benefits of listing on
our Exchanges to companies from the region."
There are currently five Brazilian-based companies, six Colombian-based
companies and one Chilean-based company listed on TSX and TSXV. As of
April 30, 2012, there are 20 Latin American companies listed on Toronto
Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange with a combined market
capitalization of $13.6 billion. 1.8 billion shares were traded in
these companies in 2011.
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 (New York, 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 TSX Venture Exchange
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