TMX Group Equity Financing Statistics January 2010

Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange

TORONTO, Feb. 3 /CNW/ - TMX Group Inc. today announced its equity financing activity on Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange for January 2010.

Toronto Stock Exchange welcomed 16 new exchange traded funds (ETFs) to the market during January, bringing the total number of ETFs listed to 137. This month follows a very strong year in ETF listing and trading on Toronto Stock Exchange: 38 new ETFs listed during 2009, and trading more than doubled from 7.0 billion shares traded in 2008 to 16.8 billion shares traded in 2009.

Equity financing surged on TSX Venture Exchange in January 2010 compared to January 2009; more than $718 million was raised, which represents an increase of 545.6% over last year. Toronto Stock Exchange financings were up slightly in the month compared to January 2009.

TMX Group's equity exchanges were sixth in the world by equity capital raised in 2009, an increase from its 2008 standing of seventh in the world.

TMX Group consolidated trading statistics for January 2010 can be viewed at www.tmx.com.

    
    Toronto Stock Exchange
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                        January 2010       December 2009        January 2009
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    Issuers Listed             1,470               1,462               1,555
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    New Issuers Listed            25                  20                   2
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    IPOs                          18                   4                   0
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    Graduates from
     TSXV/NEX                      4                   8                   1
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    Issues Listed              2,008               1,992               2,066
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    IPO Financings
     Raised             $196,731,590        $255,200,000                  $0
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    Secondary
     Financings
     Raised           $1,282,154,148      $1,903,289,861        $577,147,940
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    Supplemental
     Financings
     Raised           $1,435,808,848      $1,081,382,436      $2,267,437,265
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    Total
     Financings
     Raised           $2,914,694,586      $3,239,872,297      $2,844,585,205
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    Market Cap
     Listed
     Issues       $1,698,075,100,773  $1,771,876,539,818  $1,254,360,459,183
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    Year-to-date Statistics
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                                2010                2009            % Change
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    New Issuers Listed            25                   2           +1,150.0%
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    IPOs                          18                   0                 N/A
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    Graduates from
     TSXV/NEX                      4                   1             +300.0%
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    IPO Financings
     Raised             $196,731,590                  $0                 N/A
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    Secondary
     Financings
     Raised           $1,282,154,148        $577,147,940             +122.2%
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    Supplemental
     Financings
     Raised           $1,435,808,848      $2,267,437,265              -36.7%
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    Total
     Financings
     Raised           $2,914,694,586      $2,844,585,205               +2.5%
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    Market Cap
     Listed
     Issues       $1,698,075,100,773  $1,254,360,459,183              +35.4%
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    TSX Venture Exchange
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                        January 2010       December 2009        January 2009
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    Issuers Listed             2,376               2,375               2,444
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    New Issuers Listed*         11                  16                   9
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    IPOs*                       11                   9                   8
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    Graduates to TSX               4                   8                   1
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    Issues Listed              2,430               2,430               2,513
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    IPO Financings
     Raised*           $17,937,331         $46,775,625          $3,413,475
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    Secondary
     Financings Raised   $39,170,181         $79,960,540                  $0
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    Supplemental
     Financings Raised  $661,211,606        $792,719,315        $107,858,540
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    Total Financings
     Raised             $718,319,118        $919,455,480        $111,272,015
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    Market Cap
     Listed Issues   $37,483,026,714     $36,263,774,673     $19,234,449,624
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    Year-to-date Statistics
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                                2010                2009            % Change
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    New Issuers Listed*         11                   9              +22.2%
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    IPOs*                       11                   8              +37.5%
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    Graduates to TSX               4                   1             +300.0%
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    IPO Financings
     Raised*           $17,937,331          $3,413,475             +425.5%
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    Secondary
     Financings Raised   $39,170,181                  $0                 N/A
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    Supplemental
     Financings Raised  $661,211,606        $107,858,540             +513.0%
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    Total Financings
     Raised             $718,319,118        $111,272,015             +545.6%
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    Market Cap
     Listed Issues   $37,483,026,714     $19,234,449,624              +95.3%
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    (1) Secondary financings include prospectus offerings on both a treasury
        and secondary basis

    TSX Venture and NEX market statistics are combined. TSX Venture only
    figures are indicated by an *.
    TSX Venture Exchange market statistics do not include data for debt
    securities.

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    About TMX Group (TSX-X)
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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, Natural Gas Exchange, Boston Options Exchange (BOX), Shorcan, Equicom and other TMX Group companies provide trading markets, clearing facilities, data products and other services to the global financial community. TMX Group is headquartered in Toronto with offices in Montreal, Calgary and Vancouver. For more information about TMX Group, visit our website at www.tmx.com.

SOURCE TSX Venture Exchange

For further information: For further information: Carolyn Quick, Director, Corporate Communications, TMX Group, (416) 947-4597, carolyn.quick@tsx.com; Catherine McGravey, Senior Manager, Business Operations, TMX Datalinx, (416) 947-4655, catherine.mcgravey@tsxdatalinx.com


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