TORONTO, Nov. 7, 2011 /CNW/ - TMX Group Inc. today announced that, as of
September 30, Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture together had more
new listings in 2011 than any other exchange group in the world. The
ranking is part of a recently-released statistics report from the World
Federation of Exchanges.
As of September 30, 2011, Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture
Exchange together had 318 new listings, including 32 graduates from TSX
Venture Exchange to Toronto Stock Exchange, ranking them ahead of
Shenzhen Stock Exchange, which was second with 201 new listings
year-to-date. Deutsche Börse was third with 176 new listings.
"We are extremely pleased to be first in number of new listings among
global exchanges," said Kevan Cowan, President, TSX Markets and Group
Head of Equities, TMX Group. "We are proud to support companies of all
sizes across all sectors access the capital they require to meet their
business objectives. We look forward to fostering the growth and
success of these new companies on our Exchanges."
This is the third straight year that TMX Group's equity exchanges have
led global exchanges in the number of new listings.
As of September 30, 2011, TMX Group was second in the world by number of
listings, seventh by market capitalization and seventh by equity
About TMX Group (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, TMX Select, Montreal
Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, Natural Gas
Exchange, Boston Options Exchange (BOX), Shorcan, Shorcan Energy
Brokers, Equicom and other TMX Group companies provide listing markets,
trading markets, clearing facilities, 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 (Houston, Boston and Chicago) as well
as in London. For more information about TMX Group, visit our website
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