CALGARY, Sept. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange today host the inaugural TMX Group Golden Bull Charity Golf Classic at the Lynx Ridge Golf Club in Calgary.
Since 2012, the Exchanges have raised over $200,000 from the Vancouver TMX Charity Golf Classic.
"The Vancouver TMX Charity Golf Classic has proven to be such a success over the past two years that we decided to bring it to Calgary," said John McCoach, President, TSX Venture Exchange. "It's important for the Exchanges to give back to our local communities and this event allows friends and clients of TMX Group to participate in a fun day of golf while supporting worthwhile causes."
The proceeds raised from the event will benefit the Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation, specifically to help purchase state-of-the-art technology for Calgary Children's Hospital's surgical suites HD surgical cameras.
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: Toronto Stock Exchange
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