TSX Ignite 2016 Live Event Series Visits Montréal on October 14

MONTREAL, Oct. 12, 2016 /CNW/ - Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) and TSX Venture Exchange continue this year's TSX Ignite live event series in Montréal on Friday, October 14. 

Founded in 2014 in collaboration with Canadian incubators and accelerators, this innovative program is designed to help support the development of small and medium-sized enterprises. TSX Ignite provides companies with insights from Canada's business leaders on how to build and grow great companies. 

The events bring together leading business executives and advisors from across the country to share experiences and best practices with entrepreneurs from all sectors. Topics will include keys to raising capital, how to deliver a great pitch, understanding unique funding options, and stories of growth and transition.

Live Event


Espace CDPQ

3 Place Ville Marie, Office 12350, Level L

Montréal, Québec


Friday, October 14, 2016

8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. ET


Welcome & Introduction

Delivering Great Pitches (panel)

Preparing to Win Investors (panel)

Keynote Speaker

Transitioning from a Start-Up to a Successful Company (fireside chat)

The Financing Continuum (panel)


Luc Bertrand, Board Member, TMX Group and Vice Chair, National Bank Financial Group

Luc Fortin, Interim President and CEO, Montréal Exchange

Claude McMaster, President & CEO, D-BOX Technologies Inc.

Jonathan Ross Goodman, CEO, Knight Therapeutics Inc.

For a full list of all speakers, please visit www.tsxignite.com/montreal


In 2015, TSX and TSXV welcomed 194 new issuers and total equity capital raised was $57.7 billion.

For more details about TSX Ignite, visit www.tsxignite.com.  Members of the media should RSVP directly to catherine.kee@tmx.com.

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, TSX Alpha Exchange, The Canadian Depository for Securities, Montréal Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, NGX, BOX Options Exchange, Shorcan, Shorcan Energy Brokers, AgriClear 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 (Montréal, Calgary and Vancouver), in key U.S. markets (New York, Houston, Boston and Chicago) as well as in London, Beijing, Singapore and Sydney. For more information about TMX Group, visit our website at http://www.tmx.com. Follow TMX Group on Twitter: @TMXGroup.

SOURCE Toronto Stock Exchange

For further information: Catherine Kee, Manager, Corporate Communications, TMX Group, 416-814-8834, catherine.kee@tmx.com

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