TORONTO, June 18, 2013 /CNW/ - TMX Group is proud to announce that
Sharon Pel, Senior Vice President, Group Head of Legal and Business
Affairs received the top award in the Deal Making category at the 2013
Canadian General Counsel Awards in Toronto last night for her role in
the Maple transaction of 2012. The award recognizes innovation, overall
complexity and management of internal and external teams in the context
of a transaction.
Ms. Pel has been with TMX Group since 2003. Since that time, Ms. Pel has
advised on all legal and regulatory issues that arise out of TMX
Group's operations and business initiatives, including the creation of
TMX Group in 2008 following the combination of Montréal Exchange Inc.
and TSX Group Inc. Prior to joining TMX Group, Ms. Pel had been with
Torys for 21 years, including the last 13 as a partner.
Tom Kloet, TMX Group CEO said "All of us here extend our congratulations
to Sharon for winning this prestigious award. We are very pleased to
see a valued member of our executive team recognized by her peers for
her hard work and elite leadership throughout the successful completion
of the Maple transaction."
About TMX Group (TSX:X)
TMX Group's key subsidiaries operate cash and derivative markets and
clearinghouses for multiple asset classes including equities, fixed
income and energy. Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TMX
Select, Alpha Group, The Canadian Depository for Securities, Montreal
Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, Natural Gas
Exchange, BOX Options Exchange, Shorcan, Shorcan Energy Brokers,
Equicom and other TMX Group companies provide listing markets, trading
markets, clearing facilities, depository services, 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 (New York, Houston, Boston
and Chicago) as well as in London, Beijing and Sydney. For more
information about TMX Group, visit our website at www.tmx.com. Follow TMX Group on Twitter at http://twitter.com/tmxgroup.
SOURCE: Toronto Stock Exchange
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