TORONTO, March 2 /CNW/ - The Toronto Stock Exchange will be holding a
press briefing at the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada's
International Convention at which CEO Richard Nesbitt will officially launch
its US business development campaign for 2007.
TSX Group is a world leading market for resource equities and small cap
public companies. More than 80% of the total number of mining equity financing
deals in the world were completed by TSX Group issuers, representing 38% of
all mining equity capital raised in 2006. Almost 60% of global mining
companies are currently listed on a TSX Group exchange. TSX Group is also home
to 47% of the world's public oil and gas companies, and is the listing
destination for many small cap companies in all industry sectors.
The reach of Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange extends
internationally, providing access to capital for more than 3,800 companies.
US$1.8 trillion in global market capitalization and leading-edge trading
technology make TSX Group a dynamic source of North American capital.
Event: Press Briefing
Date and Time: Monday, March 5, 2007 at 2:00 PM
Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre
--------- 255 Front Street West, Toronto, ON
North Building, Room 201F
Ground Floor, West Wing
Speakers: Richard Nesbitt, TSX Group CEO
--------- Randall Oliphant, Chairman, Western Goldfields, Inc.
Steve Kee, TSX Group Director of Media and Marketing
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
interdealer 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
For further information:
For further information: Esther Koo, Southard Communications, (212)
777-2220, email@example.com; Steve Kee, TSX Group, (416) 947-4682,