April 9, 2018 (TORONTO) – TMX Group today announced its financing activity on Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange for March 2018.
TSX welcomed 13 new issuers in March 2018, compared with 10 in the previous month and five in March 2017. The new listings included 10 exchange traded funds, one closed-end fund and two life sciences companies. Total financings raised in March 2018 decreased 11% from the previous month, and were down 37% compared to March 2017. The total number of financings in March 2018 was 42, compared with 38 the previous month and 56 in March 2017.
For additional data relating to the number of transactions billed for TSX, please click on the following link: https://www.tmx.com/resource/en/440
TSXV welcomed 11 new issuers in March 2018, compared with 10 the previous month and 10 in March 2017. The new listings were eight capital pool companies, two mining companies and one technology company. Total financings raised in March 2018 decreased 59% compared to the previous month, and were down 61% compared to March 2017. There were 130 financings in March 2018, compared with 153 in the previous month and 181 in March 2017.
TMX Group consolidated trading statistics for March 2018 can be viewed at www.tmx.com.
TMX Group Equity Financing Statistics – March 2018
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TMX Group's key subsidiaries operate cash and derivative markets and clearinghouses for multiple asset classes including equities and fixed income. Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TSX Alpha Exchange, The Canadian Depository for Securities, Montréal Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, Trayport and other TMX Group companies provide listing markets, trading markets, clearing facilities, depository services, technology solutions, data products and other services to the global financial community. TMX Group is headquartered in Toronto and operates offices across North America (Montréal, Calgary, Vancouver and New York), as well as in key international markets including 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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