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Press release from CNW Group

Montréal Exchange to Host Options Education Days for Retail Investors in Calgary and Edmonton

Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Montréal Exchange to Host Options Education Days for Retail Investors in Calgary and Edmonton09:30 EDT Wednesday, October 17, 2012CALGARY & EDMONTON, Oct. 17, 2012 /CNW/ - Montréal Exchange Inc. (MX), a wholly-owned subsidiary of TMX Group Ltd. and Canada's derivatives exchange, today announced that it is bringing its popular Options Education Day workshops to Calgary and Edmonton on October 20 and October 21, 2012 respectively.MX has tailored these workshops to retail investors of all levels who are looking to gain the knowledge needed to successfully navigate the options market.There are two packages to choose from.  Package 1 is geared towards beginners and provides an introduction to options trading, terminology, essential concepts and an overview of basic options strategies. Package 2 is geared to investors with greater investment knowledge and covers more advanced topics including spread strategies, the importance of volatility and the Greeks.  Both sessions end the day with keynote speaker Richard Croft.Event information:Calgary      EdmontonOctober 20, 2012      October 21, 20128 :30 am - 4 :30 pm      8 :30 am - 4 :30 pmSheraton Suites Calgary Eau Claire      The Westin Edmonton255 Barclay Parade Southwest      10135, 100th StreetOptions Education Day workshops complement MX's existing educational tools, including the options trading simulator, training tutorials on and blog posts on more information about Options Education Day or to register to attend, visit TMX Group (TSX:X) TMX Group's key subsidiaries operate cash and derivative markets for multiple asset classes including equities, fixed income and energy. Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TMX Select, Alpha Group, The Canadian Depository for Securities, Montreal Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, Natural Gas Exchange, Boston Options Exchange, Shorcan, Shorcan Energy Brokers, Equicom and other TMX Group companies provide listing markets, trading markets, clearing facilities, data products and other services to the global financial community.  TMX Group is headquartered in Toronto and operates offices across Canada (Montreal, Calgary and Vancouver), in key U.S. markets (New York, Houston, Boston and Chicago) as well as in London, Beijing and Sydney.  For more information about TMX Group, visit our website at  Follow TMX Group on Twitter at TMX Group Inc.For further information: Catherine Kee Manager, Corporate Communications TMX Group 416-814-8834