February 8, 2018 (TORONTO) – TMX Group today announced its financing activity on Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) and TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV) for January 2018.
TSX welcomed 15 new issuers in January 2018, compared with five in the previous month and 17 in January 2017. The new listings included 13 exchange traded funds and two mining companies. Total financings raised in January 2018 decreased 53% from the previous month, and were down 15% compared to January 2017. The total number of financings in January 2018 was 63, compared with 77 the previous month and 51 in January 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 nine new issuers in January 2018, compared with six the previous month and three in January 2017. The new listings were two capital pool companies, six mining companies and one technology company. Total financings raised in January 2018 increased 94% compared to the previous month, and were up 92% compared to January 2017. There were 213 financings in January 2018, compared with 171 in the previous month and 148 in January 2017.
TMX Group consolidated trading statistics for January 2018 can be viewed at www.tmx.com.
TMX Group Equity Financing Statistics – January 2018 (Revised)
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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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