TMX Group Equity Financing Statistics - February 2016

Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange

TORONTO, March 7, 2016 /CNW/ - TMX Group today announced its financing activity on Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange for February 2016.

Toronto Stock Exchange welcomed seven new issuers in February 2016, compared with eight in the previous month and 13 in February 2015. The new listings included three exchange traded funds, one life sciences company, one technology company, one oil & gas company and one financial services company. Total financings raised in February 2016 increased 68% from the previous month, and were down 33% compared to February 2015. The total number of financings in February 2016 was 22, compared with 29 in the previous month and 60 in February 2015.

For additional data relating to the number of transactions billed for Toronto Stock Exchange, please click on the following link: http://www.tmx.com/resource/en/440

TSX Venture Exchange welcomed five issuers in February 2016, compared with two in the previous month and three in February 2015. The new listings included two Capital Pool Companies, two technology companies and one mining company. Total financings raised in February 2016 increased 75% from the previous month, and were up 4% compared to February 2015. There were 73 financings in February 2016, compared with 94 in the previous month and 98 in February 2015.

TMX Group consolidated trading statistics for February 2016 can be viewed at www.tmx.com.

Toronto Stock Exchange


February 2016

January 2016

February 2015

Issuers Listed

1,484

1,489

1,520

New Issuers Listed

7

8

13

IPOs

4

7

12

Graduates from TSXV

1

1

1

Issues Listed

2,199

2,203

2,234

IPO Financings Raised

$174,188,000

$24,274,300

$308,150,000

Secondary Financings Raised

$1,807,092,110

$129,865,626

$2,043,797,108

Supplemental Financings Raised

$715,081,845

$1,448,774,854

$1,673,126,374

Total Financings Raised

$2,696,361,955

$1,602,914,780

$4,025,073,482

Total Number of Financings

22

29

60

Market Cap Listed Issues                            

$2,264,010,040,717

$2,250,252,251,335

$2,625,323,249,239

Year-to-date Statistics


2016

2015

% change

New Issuers Listed

15

19

-21.1

IPOs

11

18

-38.9

Graduates from TSXV

2

1

+100.0

IPO Financings Raised

$198,462,300

$987,387,726

-79.9

Secondary Financings Raised

$1,936,957,736

$2,915,816,477

-33.6

Supplemental Financings Raised

$2,163,856,699

2,497,766,149

-13.4

Total Financings Raised

$4,299,276,735

$6,400,970,352

-32.8

Total Number of Financings

51

89

-42.7

Market Cap Listed Issues

$2,264,010,040,717

$2,625,323,249,239

-13.8

TSX Venture Exchange


February 2016

January 2016

February 2015

Issuers Listed

2,164

2,176

2,340

New Issuers Listed

5

2

3

IPOs

2

2

1

Graduates to TSX

1

1

1

Issues Listed

2,221

2,233

2,406

IPO Financings Raised

$4,941,700

$800,000

$400,000

Secondary Financings Raised (1)

$24,900,466

$7,523,701

$22,875,821

Supplemental Financings Raised

$122,992,312

$78,644,905

$123,203,972

Total Financings Raised

$152,834,478

$86,968,606

$146,479,793

Total Number of Financings

73

94

98

Market Cap Listed Issues

$23,987,301,440

$22,436,781,130

$28,193,677,174

Year-to-date Statistics


2016

2015

% Change

New Issuers Listed                      

7

7

0.0

IPOs

4

4

0.0

Graduates to TSX

2

1

+100.0

IPO Financings Raised

$5,741,700

$14,152,500

-59.4

Secondary Financings Raised (1)

$32,424,167

$40,178,981

-19.3

Supplemental Financings Raised

$201,637,217

$427,216,189

-52.8

Total Financings Raised

$239,803,084

$481,547,670

-50.2

Total Number of Financings

167

233

-28.3

Market Cap Listed Issues

$23,987,301,440

$28,193,677,174

-14.9

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


TMX Group does not guarantee 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 TMX Group assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or inaccuracies in this media release.

TMX Group welcomes the following companies that listed during February 2016:

Toronto Stock Exchange

Issuer Name

Company Symbol

Aralez Pharmaceuticals Inc.

ARZ

BMO Low Volatility International Equity Hedged to CAD ETF

ZLD

BMO Low Volatility US Equity Hedged to CAD ETF

ZLH

exactEarth Ltd.

XCT

Petrus Resources Ltd.

PRQ

Purpose US Cash ETF

PSU

The Empire Life Insurance Company

EML

TSX Venture Exchange

Issuer Name

Company Symbol

Axios Mobile Assets Corp.

AXA

Canickel Mining Limited

CML

Mcorpcx Inc.

MCX

Nurcapital Corporation Ltd.

NCL.P

The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited

WI.P

About TMX Group (TSX:X)

TMX Group's key subsidiaries operate cash and derivative markets and clearinghouses for multiple asset classes including equities, fixed income and energy. Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TSX Alpha Exchange, The Canadian Depository for Securities, Montréal Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, NGX, BOX Options Exchange, Shorcan, Shorcan Energy Brokers, AgriClear and other TMX Group companies provide listing markets, trading markets, clearing facilities, depository services, data products and other services to the global financial community. TMX Group is headquartered in Toronto and operates offices across Canada (Montréal, Calgary and Vancouver), in key U.S. markets (New York, Houston, Boston and Chicago) as well as in London, Beijing, Singapore and Sydney. For more information about TMX Group, visit our website at http://www.tmx.com. Follow TMX Group on Twitter: @TMXGroup.

SOURCE TMX Group Limited

For further information: Catherine Kee, Manager, Corporate Communications, TMX Group, 416-814-8834, catherine.kee@tmx.com


Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890