June 7, 2018 (TORONTO) – TMX Group today announced its financing activity on Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange for May 2018.
TSX welcomed 23 new issuers in May 2018, compared with four in the previous month and 15 in May 2017. The new listings included 17 exchange traded funds, three life sciences companies, one real estate company, one mining company and one technology company. Total financings raised in May 2018 decreased 7% from the previous month, and were down 60% compared to May 2017. The total number of financings in May 2018 was 65, compared with 30 the previous month and 47 in May 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 13 new issuers in May 2018, compared with 10 the previous month and six in May 2017. The new listings were 10 capital pool companies, two mining companies and one life sciences company. Total financings raised in May 2018 increased 8% compared to the previous month, and were up 66% compared to May 2017. There were 117 financings in May 2018, compared with 109 in the previous month and 131 in May 2017.
TMX Group consolidated trading statistics for May 2018 can be viewed at www.tmx.com.
TMX Group Equity Financing Statistics – May 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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