March 8, 2017 (TORONTO) – TMX Group today announced its financing activity on Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange for February 2017.
Toronto Stock Exchange welcomed 12 new issuers in February 2017, compared with 17 in the previous month and seven in February 2016. The new listings included nine exchange traded funds, one mining company, one financial services company and one SPAC. Total financings raised in February 2017 increased 20% from the previous month and were up 63% compared to February 2016. The total number of financings in February 2017 was 56, compared with 51 in the previous month and 22 in February 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 three new issuers in February 2017, compared with three the previous month and five in February 2016. The new listings were three mining companies. Total financings raised in February 2017 decreased 19% compared to the previous month, and were up 143% compared to February 2016. There were 130 financings in February 2017, compared with 148 in the previous month and 73 in February 2016.
TMX Group consolidated trading statistics for January 2017 can be viewed at www.tmx.com.
TMX Group Equity Financing Statistics – February 2017
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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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