April 7, 2017 (TORONTO) – TMX Group today announced its financing activity on Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange for March 2017.
Toronto Stock Exchange welcomed five new issuers in March 2017, compared with 12 in the previous month and 14 in March 2016. The new listings included a life sciences company, a diversified industries company, a closed-end fund, a technology company and a mining company. Total financings raised in March 2017 decreased 24% from the previous month and were down 60% compared to March 2016. The total number of financings in March 2017 was 56, compared with 56 in the previous month and 73 in March 2016.
For additional data relating to the number of transactions billed for Toronto Stock Exchange, please click on the following link: http://www.tmx.com/resource/en/440
TSX Venture Exchange welcomed 10 new issuers in March 2017, compared with three the previous month and three in March 2016. The new listings included six Capital Pool Companies, three mining companies and a life sciences company. Total financings raised in March 2017 increased 198% compared to the previous month, and were up 318% compared to March 2016. There were 181 financings in March 2017, compared with 130 in the previous month and 98 in March 2016.
TMX Group consolidated trading statistics for March 2017 can be viewed at www.tmx.com.
TMX Group Equity Financing Statistics – March 2017
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, 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) as well as in London, Beijing and Singapore. For more information about TMX Group, visit our website at www.tmx.com. Follow TMX Group on Twitter: @TMXGroup.
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