TORONTO, June 25 /CNW/ - Two days before their home opener against the
Canadian Fooball League defending champions, BC Lions, the Toronto Argonauts
open trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange on Tuesday, June 26, 2007.
General Manager/VP, Football Operations Adam Rita, Head Coach Michael
Clemons, quarterback Damon Allen, safety Orlondo Steinauer and members of the
Blue Thunder cheerleaders join President & CEO Keith Pelley in triggering the
Market Open siren at the TSX Broadcast Centre. The Argos play their 2007 home
opener against the BC Lions at Rogers Centre on Thursday, June 28 at 6:30 p.m.
For more information, please visit www.argonauts.ca.
9:00am Toronto Argonauts arrive at TSX Broadcast Centre -
130 King Street West, Toronto
9:05 am Official Welcome by Steve Kee, TSX Director of Corporate
9:25 am Toronto Argonauts
Representatives will move to upper level to open market with
9:30 am Opening of the market sequence
Keith Pelley, President & CEO, Toronto Argonauts, will open
the market by pressing the plasma screen.
9:35 am Formal Photographs
Media Wall (upper level )
9:45 am Ceremony concludes
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 TSX and sent live to the TOC. The client moves 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 TSX Group Inc. (TSX-X)
TSX Group operates Canada's two national stock exchanges, Toronto Stock
Exchange serving the senior equity market and TSX Venture Exchange serving the
public venture equity market, Natural Gas Exchange (NGX), a leading North
American exchange for the trading and clearing of natural gas and electricity
contracts and Shorcan Brokers Limited, the country's first fixed income
inter-dealer broker. TSX Group also owns The Equicom Group Inc., a leading
provider of investor relations and related corporate communication services in
Canada. TSX Group is headquartered in Toronto and maintains offices in
Montreal, Winnipeg, Calgary and Vancouver.
For further information:
For further information: Steve Kee, Director, Corporate Communications,
TSX Group Inc., Toronto Office, (416) 947-4682, Toll Free 1-888-873-8392,
Cellular (416) 358-3714, Vancouver Office (604) 602-6902, Calgary Office (403)