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Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX)

Canada's largest stock exchange which was founded in 1861, the trading floor closed in 1997 and it became a completely electronic exchange. As of 2000, the TSX became a private company. In 2001, the TSX acquired the Canadian Venture Exchange which was renamed the TSX Venture Exchange. The average stock price is represented by the S&P/TSX Composite Index (which replaced the TSE 300 on May 1, 2002).

Toronto Stock Exchange

The largest stock exchange in Canada. Tracing its roots to the 1850s, the Toronto Stock Exchange in 1997 became one of the largest exchanges in North America to close its trading floor and begin operations electronically. It is a leader in the oil, gas, and mining industries, with more such companies trading on it than on any other exchange in the world.

Toronto Stock Exchange (TSE)

The main Canadian exchange for trading large-cap equity securities. The TSE moved from traditional floor trading to electronic trading in 1997 and in April 2000 demutualized to become a for-profit corporation. The Toronto Stock Exchange accounts for approximately 95% of all equity trading in Canada. Small-cap Canadian stocks are traded in Vancouver on the Canadian Venture Exchange.
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There will be a media conference call to provide background information on TSX Group's technology and trading initiatives with Rik Parkhill, President TSX Markets, John Cieslak, TSX Group's Executive Vice-President and CIO and Brenda Hoffman, TSX Group's Vice-President, Technology Development, on Tuesday, January 16 at 11:00 a.
The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the ad equacy or accuracy of the information contained in this news release.
TSX Group is home to approximately 60% of the world's public mining companies and Canada has the world's largest mining analyst community that covers issuers on both Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange.
Based on our experience, technological expertise and reliable far-reaching network, TSX has entrusted TNS with this critical business function.
TSX Group offers small companies the chance to access public financing for operations or growth from a global audience and the robust Canadian economy.
Our exchanges have become the world's leading markets for raising equity capital for mining and as a result we attract numerous international mining participants," said Richard Nesbitt, CEO of TSX Group.
The financial services industry has many investment firms who trade on TSX," said Neal Falkenberry, SVP of Nexa's Tick Data Division.
This private placement and Option Agreement are subject to applicable regulatory and final TSX acceptance.
The event will begin with the Keynote Luncheon at noon, featuring remarks from the president of TSX Venture Exchange Kevan Cowan and SVP of the Toronto Stock Exchange Richard Nadeau to address why over 135 US companies and 23 in 2007 have chosen TSX and TSX-Venture as listing destinations.
At the event, remarks by President of TSX Venture Exchange Kevan Cowan and Richard Nadeau, SVP of the Toronto Stock Exchange, will be followed by a presentation from CEO Doug Silver touching on his experience as the chief executive of a Colorado-based entity listed on a TSX Group exchange.
Under its normal course issuer bid, ATI may purchase up to 25,100,000 of its common shares, representing approximately 10% of the "public float" as of March 15, 2006 (calculated in accordance with TSX Rules and Policies to be 251,566,282 common shares).
This lunch will feature remarks from SVP of Toronto Stock Exchange, Richard Nadeau, regarding TSX Group's 2007 US business development campaign and why over 125 US companies have chosen TSX and TSX-V as listing destinations.