TMX Group - Equity Financing Statistics March 2011

Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange

TORONTO, April 5 /CNW/ - TMX Group today announced its financing activity on Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange for March 2011.

Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange together welcomed 34 new listings in March 2011, including 10 from the mining sector. These companies are exploring in locations such as Brazil, Ukraine, Africa, Australia, Mexico, U.S. and Canada.

Toronto Stock Exchange welcomed 17 new listings in March 2011, up from 11 in March 2010 but down slightly from 21 in February 2011. Total financings in March 2011 increased 18% compared to March 2010 and 9% compared to last month. On a year-to-date basis, total financings on Toronto Stock Exchange exceeded 2010 levels by 18%.

TSX Venture Exchange saw 17 new listings during the month, compared to 13 in March 2010 and 18 in February 2011. Total financings in March 2011 were up 150% compared to the same month in 2010 and up 65% compared to February 2011. Year-to-date financings on TSX Venture Exchange greatly surpassed 2010 figures.

Total market capitalization on both exchanges in March 2011 continued to significantly exceed 2010 figures.

TMX Group consolidated trading statistics for March 2011 can be viewed at www.tmx.com.

Toronto Stock Exchange

  March 2011 February 2011 March 2010
Issuers Listed 1,516 1,519 1,465
New Issuers Listed 17 21 11
IPOs 12 18 8
Graduates from TSXV 2 2 2
Issues Listed 2,086 2,085 2,014
IPO Financings Raised $929,197,612 $572,800,040 $1,369,682,419
Secondary Financings Raised $2,658,957,662 $2,164,700,041 $1,260,426,937
Supplemental Financings Raised $1,450,261,496 $1,874,142,498 $1,626,450,881
Total Financings Raised $5,038,416,770 $4,611,642,579 $4,256,560,237
Market Cap Listed Issues $2,318,843,503,854 $2,325,947,278,757 $1,845,505,238,969

Year-to-date Statistics

  2011 2010 % Change
New Issuers Listed 43 49 -12.2
IPOs 31 36 -13.9
Graduates from TSXV 6 8 -25.0
IPO Financings Raised $1,557,197,652 $1,787,764,009 -12.9
Secondary Financings Raised $5,287,490,400 $4,046,327,105 +30.7
Supplemental Financings Raised $4,099,535,764 $3,464,609,729 +18.3
Total Financings Raised $10,944,223,816 $9,298,700,843 +17.7
Market Cap Listed Issues $2,318,843,503,854 $1,845,505,238,969 +25.6

TSX Venture Exchange

  March 2011 February 2011 March 2010
Issuers Listed 2,403 2,392 2,378
New Issuers Listed 17 18 13
IPOs 11 14 11
Graduates to TSX 2 2 2
Issues Listed 2,470 2,454 2,430
IPO Financings Raised $75,606,500 $18,037,350 $5,934,440
Secondary Financings Raised (1) $508,310,833 $303,971,451 $202,661,184
Supplemental Financings Raised $1,023,061,585 $652,877,035 $433,356,070
Total Financings Raised $1,606,978,918 $974,885,836 $641,951,694
Market Cap Listed Issues $77,480,009,227 $78,100,904,183 $40,283,191,532

Year-to-date Statistics

  2011 2010 % Change
New Issuers Listed 48                            38 +26.3
IPOs 36                            31 +16.1
Graduates to TSX 6                             8 -33.3
IPO Financings Raised $99,191,050           $ 37,838,811 +162.1
Secondary Financings Raised (1) $1,018,798,503          $356,456,476 +65.0
Supplemental Financings Raised $2,323,437,183       $1,353,294,683 +71.7
Total Financings Raised $3,441,426,736       $1,747,589,970 +96.9
Market Cap Listed Issues $77,480,009,227     $40,283,191,532 +92.3

(1)     Secondary financings include prospectus offerings on both a treasury and secondary basis

Neither Toronto Stock Exchange nor TSX Venture Exchange guarantees either the completeness or the accuracy of this information. The information contained in this media release is provided for informational purposes only and you agree not to rely upon the information contained in this media release for any trading, business, or financial purposes.  By using this media release, you expressly agree to the condition that Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange assume no liability or responsibility for any errors or inaccuracies in this media release.

About TMX Group (TSX-X)

TMX Group's key subsidiaries operate cash and derivative markets for multiple asset classes including equities, fixed income and energy. Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, Montreal Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, Natural Gas Exchange, Boston Options Exchange (BOX), Shorcan, Shorcan Energy, Equicom and other TMX Group companies provide listing markets, trading markets, clearing facilities, data products and other services to the global financial community. TMX Group is headquartered in Toronto and operates offices across Canada (Montreal, Calgary and Vancouver), in key U.S. markets (Houston, Boston and Chicago) as well as in London. For more information about TMX Group, visit our website at www.tmx.com.

 

SOURCE TMX GROUP INC.

For further information:

Aimee Paget
Communications Coordinator
TMX Group
416-947-4685
aimee.paget@tmx.com

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