TMX Group Statement on the Passing of James Flaherty

April 10, 2014

April 10, 2014 (TORONTO) - TMX Group today offers its condolences on the passing of the Former Minister of Finance James Flaherty.

Thomas Kloet, TMX Group Chief Executive Officer said:

"Mr. Flaherty was fully committed to Canada and to its economic development and prosperity. He served this country with excellence, and more than that, he earned the deep respect of his international peers and represented Canada so effectively on the world stage. This is a sad day for the nation. To Mr. Flaherty's family, friends and former colleagues, we offer our deepest sympathies."

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