Toronto Stock Exchange Statistics - August 2008



    TORONTO, Sept. 4 /CNW/ -

    
                         TSX STATISTICS - AUGUST 2008
                         ----------------------------

                         August 2008           July 2008         August 2007

    Value           $122,204,890,633    $176,626,167,834    $157,510,728,406
    Volume             6,877,870,265       8,115,851,089       8,030,433,372
    Transactions          12,195,245          15,536,675          11,755,197
    Issuers Listed             1,592               1,607               1,619
    New Issuers
     Listed                        4                   9                  19
    Number of IPO's                2                   3                   8
    Number of
     graduates
     from TSXV/NEX                 0                   4                   8
    Issues Listed              2,096               2,121               2,126
    IPO
     financings
     raised               $5,000,000         $64,431,860        $557,800,251
    Secondary
     financings
     raised(1)          $190,640,193      $1,121,372,680      $1,373,993,978
    Supplemental
     financings
     raised             $273,497,680        $306,377,147      $1,217,916,010
    Total financings
     raised             $469,137,873      $1,492,181,687      $3,149,710,239
    Market Cap
     Listed
     Issues       $1,942,762,629,553  $2,021,315,897,189  $2,092,036,110,109
    Domestic
     Market Cap   $1,890,291,147,679  $1,873,030,854,562  $1,946,030,311,496

    Daily Averages
    Value           $6,110.2 million    $8,028.5 million    $7,159.6 million
    Volume             343.9 million       368.9 million       365.0 million
    Transactions             609,762             706,213             534,327




    Year-to-Date Statistics               2008                2007  % Change

    Value                   $1,254,983,528,238  $1,127,695,494,825     +11.3
    Volume                      65,501,427,296      64,308,433,365      +1.9
    Transactions                   107,899,382          75,505,320     +42.9
    New Issuers Listed                      91                 145     -37.2
    Number of IPO's                         44                  72     -38.9
    Number of graduates
     from TSXV/NEX                          31                  50     -38.0
    IPO financings raised       $1,595,768,958      $4,693,651,239     -66.0
    Secondary financings
     raised(1)                 $13,105,681,724     $15,931,736,315     -17.7
    Supplemental financings
     raised                     $5,645,871,683     $13,529,308,009     -58.3
    Total financings raised    $20,347,322,365     $34,154,695,563     -40.4
    Market Cap Listed
     Issues                 $1,942,762,629,553  $2,092,036,110,109      -7.1
    Domestic Market Cap     $1,890,291,147,679  $1,946,030,311,496      -2.9

    Daily Averages
    Value                     $7,470.1 million    $6,633.5 million     +12.6
    Volume                       389.9 million       378.3 million      +3.1
    Transactions                       642,258             444,149     +44.6

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

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    About TMX Group Inc. (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, Natural Gas Exchange,
Shorcan, Equicom and other TMX Group companies provide trading markets,
clearing facilities, data products and other services to the global financial
community who access Canada's capital markets. TMX Group is headquartered in
Toronto with offices in Montreal, Calgary and Vancouver. For more information
about TMX Group, visit our website at www.tsx.com.

    All figures are as of August 31, 2008. Because trades have a three-day
settlement, figures may be subject to change until all August trades are
finalized. Previous month's data has been updated to reflect known trade
corrections. Toronto Stock Exchange 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 Toronto Stock Exchange assumes no liability or
responsibility for any errors or inaccuracies in this media release.





For further information:

For further information: Jean Charles Robillard, Director, Corporate
Communications, TMX Group Inc., Toll Free 1-888-873-8392, (416) 947-4682,
jeancharles.robillard@tsx.com; Catherine McGravey, Production Manager, TSX
Datalinx, (416) 947-4655, catherine.mcgravey@tsxdatalinx.com


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