TSX Ignite 2016 Live Event Series in Ottawa on October 27

October 25, 2016

October 25, 2016 (OTTAWA) – Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) and TSX Venture Exchange continue this year's TSX Ignite live event series in Ottawa on Thursday, October 27.

Founded in 2014 in collaboration with Canadian incubators and accelerators, this innovative program is designed to help support the development of small and medium-sized enterprises. TSX Ignite provides companies with insights from Canada's business leaders on how to build and grow great companies.

The events bring together leading business executives and advisors from across the country to share experiences and best practices with entrepreneurs from all sectors. Topics will include keys to raising capital, how to deliver a great pitch, understanding unique funding options, and stories of growth and transition.

Live Event

WHERE: Sir John A. MacDonald Building
144 Wellington Street
Ottawa, Ontario
WHEN: Thursday, October 27, 2016
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ET
AGENDA: Welcome & Introduction
Delivering Great Pitches (panel)
Stories of Growth (fireside chat)
Preparing to Raise Money (panel)
Alternative Funding Options (panel)
Keynote speaker
FEATURED SPEAKERS: David Adderley, Partner, Celtic House Venture Partners
Kim Butler, Interim CEO and CFO, CENX
Mark Organ, CEO & Founder, Influitive
Rob Peterman, Director, Global Business Development,
Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange

For a full list of all speakers, please visit www.tsxignite.com/ottawa  

In 2015, TSX and TSXV welcomed 194 new issuers and total equity capital raised was $57.7 billion.

For more details about TSX Ignite, visit www.tsxignite.com. Members of the media should RSVP directly to catherine.kee@tmx.com.


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, TSX Alpha Exchange, The Canadian Depository for Securities, Montréal Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, NGX, BOX Options Exchange, Shorcan, Shorcan Energy Brokers, AgriClear 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 (Montréal, Calgary and Vancouver), in key U.S. markets (New York, Houston, Boston and Chicago) as well as in London, Beijing, Singapore and Sydney. For more information about TMX Group, visit our website at http://www.tmx.com. Follow TMX Group on Twitter: @TMXGroup.


For more information please contact:

Catherine Kee
Manager, Corporate Communications
TMX Group