TSX Venture Exchange Statistics - MAY 2008



    VANCOUVER, June 5 /CNW/ -

    
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                              May 2008        April 2008         May 2007
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    Value                   $3,068,991,457   $2,950,734,438   $4,277,725,796
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    Volume                   4,455,264,193    4,199,061,134    4,486,218,302
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    Transactions                   647,863          619,378          768,772
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    Issuers Listed                   2,410            2,405            2,277
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    Number of New
     Listings(*)                        17               35               20
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    New Equity
     Financing(1)             $447,736,354     $506,041,752   $1,074,828,848
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    Market Cap of Listed
     Equity Issuers
     ($ Billion)                     $55.6            $50.9            $62.6
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    Daily Averages
    (including NEX)
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    Value                   $146.1 million   $134.1 million   $194.4 million
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    Volume                   212.2 million    190.9 million    203.9 million
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    Transactions                    30,851           28,154           34,944
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                 TSX Venture Exchange Year-to-Date Statistics

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                              May 2008         May 2007         % Change
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    Value                  $13,800,364,739  $21,753,256,725           -36.6%
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    Volume                  20,132,249,196   23,117,281,053           -12.9%
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    Transactions                 3,000,175        4,001,443           -25.0%
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    Issuers Listed                   2,410            2,277            +5.8%
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    Number of New
     Listings(*)                       125               98           +27.6%
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    New Equity
     Financing(1)           $2,464,098,555   $4,774,109,477           -48.4%
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    Market Cap of Listed
     Equity Issuers
     ($ Billion)                     $55.6            $62.6           -11.2%
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    Daily Averages
     (including NEX)
    Value                  $ 131.4 million   $205.2 million           -36.0%
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    Volume                   191.7 million    218.1 million           -12.1%
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     Transactions                   28,573           37,749           -24.3%
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    (1) Secondary financings include prospectus offerings on both a treasury
        and secondary basis.
    

    Full statistical information for TSX Venture Exchange for the month of
    May 2008 is available in the TSX Venture eReview. To subscribe please
    contact marketdata@tsxdatalinx.com.

    About TSX Group Inc. (TSX-X)
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    TSX Group Inc. completed its business combination with Montréal Exchange
Inc. on May 1, 2008 to form TMX Group(1), the leading integrated exchange
group in Canada, operating markets for multiple asset classes. TSX Group
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 inter-dealer broker.
TSX Group also owns The Equicom Group Inc., a leading provider of investor
relations and related corporate communication services in Canada. TSX Group is
headquartered in Toronto and maintains offices in Montreal, Calgary and
Vancouver.

    
    (1) TSX Group is expected to change its name to TMX Group Inc. on
        June 11, 2008, subject to shareholder approval.
    

    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.





For further information:

For further information: Steve Kee, Director, Corporate Communications,
TSX Group Inc., Toronto Office, (416) 947-4682, Toll Free 1-888-873-8392,
Cellular (416) 358-3714, Vancouver Office (604) 602-6902, Calgary Office (403)
218-2892, steve.kee@tsx.com


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