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Press release from CNW Group

Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange Complete 2012 Canadian Financing Series in Vancouver

Monday, November 05, 2012

Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange Complete 2012 Canadian Financing Series in Vancouver11:30 EST Monday, November 05, 2012VANCOUVER, Nov. 5, 2012 /CNW/ - Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange complete their 2012 Canadian Financing Series, "A Growth Platform for Canadian Entrepreneurs", in Vancouver on Thursday, November 8, 2012.This workshop is tailored to executives of local-area companies seeking growth capital. It will cover topics related to listing, such as how to prepare your company for listing, accessing capital and future financing options.WHERE: Morris J Wosk Centre for Dialogue ICBC Salon580 West Hastings StreetVancouver, B.C.WHEN:  Thursday, November 8, 20123:00 - 5:00 p.m.AGENDA:  Welcome remarks/keynoteCanadian and international market updateBest practices for going public panel discussionFinance panel discussion with leading Canadian investment banksWHO:  John McCoach, President, TSX Venture ExchangeBill Tam, President & CEO, BCTIAFor the Vancouver workshop, Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange have collaborated with AME BC, Angel Forum and BCTIA, as well as BDO Canada LLP, CIBC World Markets Inc., Clark Wilson LLP, Haywood Securities Inc., McCullough O'Connor Irwin LLP and PI Financial Corp.In 2011, Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange welcomed 480 new Canadian issuers, and equity capital raised was $51.1 billion on the exchanges.  As of September 30, 2012 the Exchanges were third in the world for equity capital raised according to the World Federation of Exchanges.Journalists who wish to attend are asked to contact Catherine Kee, 416-814-8834 / 416-671-1704, 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 TSX Group Inc.For further information: Catherine Kee Manager, Corporate Communications TMX Group 416-814-8834 / 416-671-1704