Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange Launch 2013 U.S. Finance Series

Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange Launch 2013 U.S. Finance Series 
Series shares benefits of going public in Canada for U.S. SMEs 
TORONTO and LOS ANGELES, May 8, 2013 /CNW/ - Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) and 
TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV) today launched their 2013 U.S. Finance Series with 
their first event in Orange County, California.The Finance Series events 
will outline the prominence of the Exchanges as international equity markets 
and their expertise in financing, mentoring and supporting small to medium 
enterprises (SMEs). 
In 2012, TSX and TSXV were first in the world for new listings and third in 
the world for equity financings with $56 billion raised. TSX and TSXV are 
also home to over 175 U.S. companies, which is more than any other exchange 
group outside of the U.S. Last year, over $4.4 billion was raised by U.S. 
companies on the Exchanges. The international reach of TSX and TSXV, as well 
as the unique dynamics of the Canadian market, make them effective sources of 
capital for U.S.-based SMEs seeking growth financing. 
"The U.S. is a very important market for our Exchanges," said Kevan Cowan, 
President, TSX Markets and Group Head of Equities, TMX Group. "They provide 
an excellent financing alternative for U.S. companies. We have a large 
concentration of capital markets experts focused on TSX and TSX Venture 
Exchange, which creates a unique two-tier exchange ecosystem for raising 
capital quickly and efficiently." 
The Finance Series events include an overview of TMX Group and Canadian and 
global market conditions, and will cover topics on how to prepare a company to 
go-public, how to access capital and future financing options. The Exchanges 
are also collaborating with leading investment banks, accounting firms and 
legal advisors to provide an understanding of how these equity markets can be 
a growth platform for U.S. businesses. Two expert panels will discuss legal 
and accounting advice, as well as investment banking advice. The events will 
also include one-on-one discussions with campaign partners on cross-border 
legal, accounting and banking considerations. 
TSX and TSXV will visit four additional cities as part of their 2013 U.S. 
Finance Series, including:   
September 24, 2013              Denver 
October 1, 2013                Chicago 
November 5, 2013                Dallas 
November 6, 2013               Houston 
About TMX Group (TSX:X) 
TMX Group's key subsidiaries operate cash and derivative markets and 
clearinghouses 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, BOX Options Exchange, 
Shorcan, Shorcan Energy Brokers, Equicom and other TMX Group companies provide 
listing markets, trading markets, clearing facilities, depository services, 
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 Follow TMX 
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Catherine Kee Manager, Corporate Communications TMX Group 416-814-8834 
Esther Koo Southard Communications 212-777-2220 
SOURCE: TSX Group Inc. 
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