TMX Group Equity Financing Statistics - March 2015

Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange

TORONTO, April 7, 2015 /CNW/ - TMX Group today announced its financing activity on Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange for March 2015.

Toronto Stock Exchange welcomed 9 new issuers in March 2015, compared with 13 in February 2015 and 5 in March 2014. The new listings included 6 exchange traded funds, 2 closed-end funds and 1 mining company. Total financings raised in March 2015 increased 154% compared to the previous month, and increased 202% compared to March 2014. There were 4 large transactions that accounted for almost $5.8 billion of the total financings raised on Toronto Stock Exchange in March 2015. The total number of financings in March 2015 was 64, compared with 60 in the previous month and 52 in March 2014.

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 6 new issuers in March 2015, compared with 3 in the previous month and 6 in March 2014. The new listings included 2 companies from the Capital Pool Company program, 1 life sciences company, 1 technology company, 1 mining company and 1 oil & gas company. Total financings raised increased 46% from the previous month and decreased 37% compared with March 2014. There were 111 financings in March 2015, compared with 98 in the previous month and 152 in March 2014.

TMX Group consolidated trading statistics for March 2015 can be viewed at www.tmx.com.

Toronto Stock Exchange


March 2015

February 2015

March 2014

Issuers Listed

1,512

1,520

1,515

New Issuers Listed

9

13

5

IPOs

8

12

2

Graduates from TSXV

1

1

0

Issues Listed

2,227

2,234

2,191

IPO Financings Raised

$185,000,000

$308,150,000

$760,000,000

Secondary Financings Raised

$7,849,648,601

$2,043,797,108

$1,823,252,186

Supplemental Financings Raised

$2,184,030,031

$1,673,126,374

$800,464,035

Total Financings Raised

$10,218,678,632

$4,025,073,482

$3,383,716,221

Total Number of Financings

64

60

52

Market Cap Listed Issues

$2,585,741,362,365

$2,625,323,249,239

$2,457,105,529,852

Year-to-date Statistics


2015

2014

% change

New Issuers Listed

28

27

+3.7

IPOs

26

21

+23.8

Graduates from TSXV

2

3

-33.3

IPO Financings Raised

$1,172,387,726

$883,620,000

+32.7

Secondary Financings Raised

$10,765,465,078

$3,794,274,781

+183.7

Supplemental Financings Raised

$4,681,796,180

$9,099,941,522

-48.6

Total Financings Raised

$16,619,648,984

$13,777,836,303

+20.6

Total Number of Financings

153

161

-5.0

Market Cap Listed Issues

$2,585,741,362,365

$2,457,105,529,852

+5.2

TSX Venture Exchange


March 2015

February 2015

March 2014

Issuers Listed

2,318

2,340

2,437

New Issuers Listed

6

3

6

IPOs

3

1

2

Graduates to TSX

1

1

0

Issues Listed

2,384

2,406

2,499

IPO Financings Raised

$3,399,200

$400,000

$2,942,806

Secondary Financings Raised (1)

$65,612,843

$22,875,821

$110,198,022

Supplemental Financings Raised

$145,472,708

$123,203,972

$227,041,298

Total Financings Raised

$214,484,751

$146,479,793

$340,182,126

Total Number of Financings

111

98

152

Market Cap Listed Issues

$27,412,197,955

$28,193,677,174

$37,380,120,997

Year-to-date Statistics


2015

2014

% Change

New Issuers Listed

13

16

-18.8

IPOs

7

4

+75.0

Graduates to TSX

2

3

-33.3

IPO Financings Raised

$17,551,700

$4,292,806

+308.9

Secondary Financings Raised (1)

$105,791,824

$308,620,456

-65.7

Supplemental Financings Raised

$572,688,897

$787,642,300

-27.3

Total Financings Raised

$696,032,421

$1,100,555,562

-36.8

Total Number of Financings

344

443

-22.3

Market Cap Listed Issues

$27,412,197,955

$37,380,120,997

-26.7

(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 March 2015.

Toronto Stock Exchange

Issuer Name

Company Symbol

NioCorp Developments Ltd. J

NB

Questrade Russell 1000 Equal Weight US Technology Index ETF Hedged to CAD

QRT

Questrade Russell 1000 Equal Weight US Consumer Discretionary Index ETF Hedged to CAD

QRD

Questrade Russell 1000 Equal Weight US Health Care Index ETF Hedged to CAD

QRH

Questrade Russell 1000 Equal Weight US Industrials Index ETF Hedged to CAD

QRI

Questrade Russell US Midcap Growth Index ETF Hedged to CAD

QMG

Questrade Russell US Midcap Value Index ETF Hedged to CAD

QMV

U.S. Dividend Growers Income Corp.

US

US Buyback Leaders Fund

HUL

TSX Venture Exchange

Issuer Name

Company Symbol

Aequus Pharmaceuticals Inc.

AQS

Dominion General Investment Corporation

DIC.P

EQ Inc.

EQ

LL Capital Corp.

LLA.P

San Angelo Oil Limited

SAO

San Gold Corporation

SGR

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, TMX Select, Alpha Group, The Canadian Depository for Securities, Montreal Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, Natural Gas Exchange, Boston Options Exchange, Shorcan, Shorcan Energy Brokers, Equicom 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 (Montreal, Calgary and Vancouver), in key U.S. markets (New York, Houston, Boston and Chicago) as well as in London, Beijing and Sydney.  For more information about TMX Group, visit our website at www.tmx.com.  Follow TMX Group on Twitter at http://twitter.com/tmxgroup.

SOURCE TMX Group Inc.

For further information: Mathieu Labrèche, Manager, Corporate Communications and Public Affairs, TMX Group, 416-947-4474, mathieu.labreche@tmx.com

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