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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).
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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.
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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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* Increased market liquidity--The combined company will have an enhanced position in the Toronto Stock Market Composite Index relative to either Shoppers' or Loblaw's position before the merger.
Following the completion of the transaction, Potash One shares are no longer traded on the Toronto stock market.
The Toronto stock market posted a small gain Monday after U.S.
Air Canada has finally come out of bankruptcy protection and its shares are due to be traded on the Toronto Stock Market from today.
Persona will issue more than 1.9 million of its shares from treasury for the acquisition, valued at about $4.51 each in trading on the Toronto stock market. Last September, Persona acquired Columbus from Keeping, said Brendan Paddick, Persona's president/CEO.
The European Commission decided on July 23 to give the go-ahead to plans by Teksid, a subsidiary of the diversified Italian automotive giant Fiat, and Norsk Hydro Produksjon A.S., a unit of the Norwegian oil exploration and production group Norsk Hydro, to acquire all the shares which they do not already own in the Canadian group Meridian, under a public takeover bid according to the rules of the Toronto stock market.
TORONTO -- When Shoppers Drug Mart (SDM) president and chief executive officer Jurgen Schreiber addressed Scotia Capital's "Back to School: Focus on the Consumer" conference here earlier this month, the Toronto stock market was plunging.
Quebecor shares will continue to be available on the Montreal and Toronto stock markets.

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