TORONTO, May 25, 2011 /CNW/ - TMX Group Inc. announced today that it has
obtained an interim order of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice.
The interim order provides for, among other things, the holding of a
special meeting of holders of common shares of TMX Group to approve the
previously announced plan of arrangement under the Business
Corporations Act (Ontario) regarding the proposed merger with London
Stock Exchange Group plc.
The annual and special meeting of shareholders is scheduled to be held
at The Design Exchange, located at 234 Bay Street, Toronto, Ontario on
June 30, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern Time).
TMX Group will mail the meeting materials, including the Notice of
Annual and Special Meeting, Management Information Circular and form of
proxy to shareholders of record as of May 20, 2011. The meeting
materials will also be available at www.sedar.com and on TMX Group's website at www.tmx.com once they are posted on SEDAR.
Completion of the arrangement is subject to certain conditions,
including the receipt of requisite approval by TMX Group's
shareholders, the final approval of the Ontario Superior Court of
Justice, and approvals by provincial securities regulators and by
Industry Canada under the Investment Canada Act. If all necessary
approvals are obtained and the conditions of the completion of the
arrangement are satisfied or waived, it is expected that the
arrangement will be completed in the Fall of 2011.
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:
Director, Corporate Communications