Toronto Stock Exchange


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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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Under its current normal course issuer bid that commenced on November 3, 2004 and expires on November 2, 2005, Fraser Papers has to date purchased 602,100 common shares through open market purchases on the Toronto Stock Exchange at an average price per share of C$12.
Fraser Papers is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol: FPS.
Neither the Toronto Stock Exchange nor the TSX Venture Exchange ha ve reviewed or accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of t his news release.
The notice provides that Brookfield may, during the twelve month period commencing September 15, 2005 and ending September 14, 2006, purchase on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange up to 11,604,531 common shares, representing approximately 5% of the issued and outstanding common shares of the company.
Brookfield is inter-listed on the New York and Toronto Stock Exchanges under the symbol BPO.
The notice provides that BPO may, during the twelve month period commencing September 15, 2005 and ending September 14, 2006, purchase on the Toronto Stock Exchange up to 341,540 common shares, representing approximately 5% of the issued and outstanding common shares of the company.
1 million square feet, including landmark properties such as the Exchange Tower, home of the Toronto Stock Exchange and Bankers Hall in Calgary.
Sceptre may, during the twelve-month period commencing August 22, 2005 and ending on August 21, 2006, purchase on the Toronto Stock Exchange up to 1,279,053 Common Shares in total, being approximately 10% of the outstanding public float of 12,790,534 Common Shares of Sceptre (shares held by persons other than senior officers, directors and principal shareholders of Sceptre) as at the date hereof.
The purchases will be made at prevailing market prices, on the open market through the facilities of the Toronto Stock Exchange during a twelve-month period, and will be made in accordance with the requirements of said Exchange.
As the aggregate number of common shares issuable in connection with these loan transactions will exceed the maximum number of securities issuable without security holder approval under the rules of the Toronto Stock Exchange, Napier is relying on an exemption from the security holder approval requirements provided for under subsection 604(e) of the Toronto Stock Exchange Company Manual on the basis of its serious financial difficulty.
Under its current normal course issuer bid that commenced on April 21, 2004 and expires on April 20, 2005, Brascan has purchased 417,695 Class A Shares through open market purchases on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange at an average price per shares of C$42.

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