TSX Venture Exchange Statistics - AUGUST 2009



    TORONTO, Sept. 4 /CNW/ -

    
                TSX Venture Exchange Statistics - AUGUST 2009
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                              August 2009         July 2009     August  2008
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    Value                  $1,407,087,782    $1,196,097,056   $1,158,875,067
    Volume                  3,931,744,070     3,229,369,896    2,152,051,788
    Transactions                  453,289           385,303          346,514
    Issuers Listed                  2,383             2,383            2,420
    Number of New
     Listings(*)                        7                 8               16
    New Equity Financing(1)  $467,913,613      $380,240,848     $402,638,793
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    Market Cap of Listed
     Equity Issuers
     ($ Billion)                    $28.6            $27.6             $42.8
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    Daily Averages
     (including NEX)
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    Value                   $70.4 million     $54.4 million    $57.9 million
    Volume                  196.6 million     146.8 million    107.6 million
    Transactions                   22,664            17,514           17,326
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                 TSX Venture Exchange Year-to-Date Statistics

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                              August 2009     August 2008           % Change
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    Value                  $7,440,186,170   $20,743,345,652           -64.1%
    Volume                 26,280,160,198    30,421,901,586           -13.6%
    Transactions                2,751,327         4,634,137           -40.6%
    Issuers Listed                  2,383             2,420            -1.5%
    Number of New Listings(*)          59               186           -68.3%
    New Equity
     Financing(1)          $2,123,088,340    $4,760,710,093           -55.4%
    Market Cap of Listed
     Equity Issuers
     ($ Billion)                    $28.6             $42.8           -33.2%
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    Daily Averages
     (including NEX)
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    Value                   $44.6 million    $123.5 million           -63.9%
    Volume                  157.4 million     181.1 million           -13.1%
    Transactions                   16,475            27,584           -40.3%
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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.

    TSX Venture 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 purpose. By using this media release, you
    expressly agree to the condition that TSX Venture Exchange assumes no
    liability or responsibility for any errors or inaccuracies in this media
    release.
    

    Additional market statistics are available in the monthly TSXV E-Review.
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    About TMX Group Inc. (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.





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


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