The Exchanges to share insight on the Canadian capital markets
TORONTO, May 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) and TSX
Venture Exchange (TSXV) will visit three Latin American countries
starting today in Brazil with further stops in Mexico and Peru.
TSX and TSXV will visit São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Mexico
City, Mexico and Lima, Peru. The Exchanges will conduct one-on-one
meetings with representatives from companies in the natural resources
sectors to raise awareness and share insight about the Canadian capital
markets. On May 28 in Mexico City, TMX Group CEO Tom Kloet will be a
guest speaker at a capital markets seminar.
"Latin America is an important market for our Exchanges," said Mr.
Kloet. "Our goal is not only to support our issuers doing business in
the region, but to enable companies that are interested in raising
capital in Canada to learn best practices about the going-public
There are over 475 TSX and TSXV mining companies with more than 1,525
projects in Latin America. In 2012, TSX and TSXV issuers raised $1.9
billion for projects in Latin America. As of April 30, 2013, there
were 20 Latin American companies listed on TSX and TSXV with a combined
market capitalization of $9.9 billion.
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, BOX 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: TSX Group Inc.
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