TORONTO, Oct. 22 /CNW/ - Arizona Governor Janet Napolitano opens trading
at the TSX Broadcast Centre on Thursday, October 25, 2007.
This event comes just three weeks after representatives from Toronto
Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange visited Phoenix as part of its U.S.
business development campaign to encourage U.S. issuers to seek listings on
The recent Phoenix leg of the 10-city TSX American tour drew the biggest
turnout so far proving the resource-rich area to be a natural ally for the
leading resource-exchange in the world.
The Arizona Governor`s opening of the TSX is a stopover in a trade
mission to Canada. In hopes to further the Arizona-Canada business
relationship, Governor Napolitano is visiting Ottawa, Toronto and Winnipeg
throughout October. For more information about the Office of the Governor,
please visit www.azgovernor.gov.
TSX Events - October 25, 2007
9:00 a.m. Governor Napolitano arrives at TSX Broadcast Centre, 130 King
Street West, Main Floor, Toronto
9:15 a.m. Opening Remarks, Rik Parkhill, President, TSX Markets
9:30 a.m. Market Opening
Media interviews are available on request by calling Steve Kee at
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. 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.
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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 are the initials attached to the core equity
operations of TSX Group (www.tsx.com): Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture
Exchange, TSX Markets, TSX Datalinx, and TSX Technologies. TSX Group is
headquartered in Toronto and maintains offices in Montreal, Winnipeg, Calgary
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