May 5, 2017 (TORONTO) – TMX Group today announced its financing activity on Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange for April 2017.
Toronto Stock Exchange welcomed 18 new issuers in April 2017, compared with five in the previous month and 15 in April 2016. The new listings included 16 exchange traded funds, one energy services company and one oil & gas company. Total financings raised in April 2017 increased 65% from the previous month, but were down 37% compared to April 2016. The total number of financings in April 2017 was 47, compared with 56 in the previous month and 56 in April 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 April 2017, compared with 10 the previous month and seven in April 2016. The new listings included one mining company, one diversified industries company and one capital pool company. Total financings raised in April 2017 decreased 37% compared to the previous month, and were up 137% compared to April 2016. There were 146 financings in April 2017, compared with 181 in the previous month and 150 in April 2016.
TMX Group consolidated trading statistics for April 2017 can be viewed at www.tmx.com.
TMX Group Equity Financing Statistics – April 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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