TORONTO, May 12, 2014 /CNW/ - Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) and TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV) continue the TSX Ignite live event series in Ottawa on Tuesday, May 13. Launched in March 2014, this innovative program is designed to help support the growth and development of small and medium-sized enterprises in Canada by providing companies with information, motivation and tips on how to build great businesses.
The live events bring together leading banking, legal and accounting advisors to share experiences and best practices with entrepreneurs at all stages and from all sectors. Topics will include keys to raising capital, important building blocks for success and common mistakes to avoid. There will also be keynote addresses from successful entrepreneurs who will share their experiences as they built their businesses.
|101 Lyon Street North|
|WHEN:||Tuesday, May 13, 2014|
|8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.|
|AGENDA:||Welcome & Introduction|
|Four "Must Do" Tips for Raising Capital (panel)|
|Keynote: Tom Astle|
|Four Practices to Make Your Company Better (panel)|
|Keynote: Sally Daub|
|KEY SPEAKERS:||Ungad Chadda, Senior Vice President, Toronto Stock Exchange|
|Tom Astle, Head of Investment Strategy, Difference Capital|
|Sally Daub, Co-founder, President & CEO, ViXS Systems Inc.|
In 2013, TSX and TSXV welcomed 266 new issuers and total equity capital raised was $43.6 billion, making the Exchanges seventh in the world for equity capital raised.
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, Montréal Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, NGX, 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 (Montréal, 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: TMX Group Inc.
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