TORONTO, Jan. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian Satellite Radio Holdings Inc.
(the "Company") (TSX: XSR), parent of Sirius XM Canada Inc., announces
that it has changed its name to "Sirius XM Canada Holdings Inc."
effective today. The Toronto Stock Exchange has informed the Company
that its Class A Subordinate Voting Shares will commence trading under
the new name in approximately two to three business days of this
announcement. The Company will retain the TSX trading symbol "XSR".
"This name change is another sign of the success we have had in merging
Sirius Canada and XM Canada," said Mark Redmond, CEO SiriusXM Canada.
"Now, the publicly traded holding Company's name aligns with the
unified SiriusXM brand that Canadians know and love."
Shareholders need not take any steps to exchange their share
certificates as a result of this change.
About SiriusXM Canada
Sirius XM Canada Holdings Inc. (TSX: XSR) operates as SiriusXM Canada.
SiriusXM Canada is the country's leading audio entertainment company
and broadcasts more than 120 satellite radio channels featuring premier
sports, news, talk, entertainment and commercial-free music. SiriusXM
Canada offers an array of content from the most recognized news and
entertainment brands as well as from professional sports leagues
including the NHL, NFL, MLB and CFL.
SiriusXM programming is available on a variety of devices including
pre-installed and after-market radios in cars, trucks and boats,
smartphones and mobile devices, and consumer electronics products for
homes and offices.
SiriusXM programming is also available online at www.siriusxm.ca and on
Apple, BlackBerry and Android-powered mobile devices.
SiriusXM Canada has partnerships with every major automaker and its
radio products are available at more than 3,000 retail locations
nationwide. To find out more about SiriusXM Canada (TSX: XSR), visit
our website at www.siriusxm.ca.
Certain statements included above may be forward-looking in nature. Such
statements can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology
such as "expects," "may," "will," "should," "intend," "plan," or
"anticipates" or the negative thereof or comparable terminology, or by
discussions of strategy. Forward-looking statements include estimates,
plans, expectations, opinions, forecasts, projections, targets,
guidance or other statements that are not statements of fact.
Although SiriusXM Canada believes that the expectations reflected in
such forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no
assurance that such expectations will prove to have been correct.
SiriusXM Canada's forward-looking statements are expressly qualified in
their entirety by this cautionary statement. SiriusXM Canada makes no
commitment to revise or update any forward-looking statements in order
to reflect events or circumstances after the date any such statement is
made, except as required by applicable law. Additional information
identifying risks and uncertainties is contained in the Company's
filings with the Canadian securities regulators, available at www.sedar.com.
SOURCE: SiriusXM Canada
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