TORONTO, April 5 /CNW/ - The Toronto Stock Exchange will launch its US
business development campaign for 2007 in New York in partnership with the
Canadian Consulate General.
Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange are world leading
equities markets for resource and small cap public companies. More than 80% of
the total number of mining equity financing deals in the world were completed
by TSX Group issuers, representing half of all mining equity capital raised in
2006. Almost 60% of global mining companies are currently listed on a TSX
Group exchange. TSX Group's exchanges are also home to over 50% of the world's
public oil and gas companies, and are the listing destination for many small
cap companies in all industry sectors.
The reach of Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange extends
internationally, providing access to capital for more than 3,800 companies.
$1.8 trillion USD in global market capitalization and leading-edge trading
technology make TSX Group's exchanges dynamic sources of North American
CEO Richard Nesbitt will be available to answer questions regarding TSX
Group and its recent alliance announcements with ISE and ICE.
Event: TSX Group US Campaign Launch
Date and Time: Wednesday, April 11, 2007 at 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM ET
Location: Princeton Club
15 West 43rd St.
New York, NY
Speakers: Dan Sullivan, Consul General, Canadian Consulate General,
Richard Nesbitt, TSX Group CEO
Randall Oliphant, Chairman, Western Goldfields, Inc.
TSX Group Inc. (TSX-X) operates Canada's two national stock exchanges,
Toronto Stock Exchange serving the senior equity market and TSX Venture
Exchange serving the public venture equity market, Natural Gas Exchange (NGX),
a leading North American exchange for the trading and clearing of natural gas
and electricity contracts and Shorcan Brokers Limited, the country's first
fixed income interdealer broker. TSX are the initials attached to the core
equity operations of TSX Group (www.tsx.com): Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX
Venture Exchange, TSX Markets, TSX Datalinx, and TSX Technologies. TSX Group
is headquartered in Toronto and maintains offices in Montreal, Winnipeg,
Calgary and Vancouver.
For further information:
For further information: Esther Koo, Southard Communications, (212)
777-2220, firstname.lastname@example.org; Steve Kee, TSX Group, (416) 947-4682,