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The S&P/TSX composite index has climbed 15 per cent in the past year.
The S&P/TSX composite index has climbed 15 per cent in the past year.
(FRANK GUNN/THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Bay Street gets spring in its step with flurry of new offerings

Bay Street is finally showing some swagger again, as investors demonstrate a new willingness to buy shares.

Even as the S&P/TSX composite index climbed 15 per cent in the past year, potential buyers for new issues had remained cautious, resulting in spurts of offerings rather than sustained activity.