Market Opens

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Canadian Blood Services Opens the Market

Thursday, June 30, 2016
Michael Betel, Director, South-Central Ontario, Canadian Blood Services joined Tanya Rowntree, Vice President, Regional Sales, TSX Trust to open the market. Canadian Blood Services work includes collecting, testing and manufacturing blood, operating the OneMatch Stem Cell and Marrow Network, Canadian Blood Services’ Cord Blood Bank and the organ and tissue donation and transplantation registry. Also, joining them were representatives from Partners for Life organizations, blood recipient Vinesha Ramasamy, and Aaryan Dinh-Ali who is in need of a stem cell transplant. Canadians are encouraged to #GIVELIFE this summer.

Mackenzie Investments Opens the Market

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Michael Cooke, Senior Vice-President, Exchange Traded Funds, Mackenzie Investments-, joined Dani Lipkin, Head, Business Development, Exchange Traded Funds, Closed-End Funds, and Structured Notes, TMX Group to open the market to launch its two new Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs): Mackenzie Maximum Diversification Canada Index ETF (MKC), and Mackenzie Maximum Diversification US Index ETF (MUS). Mackenzie Investments is a member of the IGM Financial Inc. group of companies. Mackenzie Investments currently has 6 ETFs listed on Toronto Stock Exchange. MKC; and MUS; commenced trading on Toronto Stock Exchange on June 21, 2016.

157th Queen’s Plate Opens the Market

Monday, June 27, 2016
Hall of Fame jockey Sandy Hawley and award-winning jockey Emma-Jayne Wilson joined Tanya Rowntree, Vice President, Regional Sales, TSX Trust to open the market to celebrate the 157th Queen’s Plate. Canada’s oldest thoroughbred horse race and longest continuously run race in North America, the Queen’s Plate has a tradition of food, fashion, racing and entertainment. This year’s event will feature bands, including Hedley, Matthew Good, the Pick Brothers Band and the Strumbellas!
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