MONTREAL, March 19 /CNW Telbec/ - Montréal Exchange Inc. (MX) (TSX: MXX)
is pleased to announce that it has received a letter from l'Autorité des
marchés financiers (AMF), confirming that, following an investigation related
to the trading of MX shares by the officers, employees, representatives and
mandatories of MX, as well as by any person or corporation having traded the
stock, it appears that no breach occurred with regards to the laws and
regulations enforced by the AMF. Consequently, the AMF indicated that it has
closed its investigation.
On December 14, 2007, by way of a press release, the MX refuted unfounded
insider trading allegations in respect of some of its officers and directors.
About Montréal Exchange Inc.
The Montréal Exchange (MX) is the Canadian derivatives exchange. The MX
offers trading in Canadian interest rate, index and equity derivatives.
Clearing, settlement and risk management services are provided by an AA rated
clearing house, the Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, fully owned by
the MX. Our integrated trading and clearing services are supported by a
proprietary suite of exchange technologies, known as SOLA(R). The MX also has
interests in: the Boston Options Exchange (BOX), a U.S. automated equity
options market, for which MX is the technical operator; the Canadian Resources
Exchange (CAREX), a new corporation created with NYMEX that is dedicated to
developing the Canadian energy market; and the Montréal Climate Exchange
(MCeX), a joint venture with the Chicago Climate Exchange(R), aiming to
establish the leading market for publicly traded environmental products in
Canada. For more information about the Montréal Exchange, please visit
For further information:
For further information: Jean Charles Robillard, (514) 871-3551,