Market Opens

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CI GAM Opens the Market

Tuesday, January 31, 2023
The team at CI Global Asset Management (“CI GAM”), including Nirujan Kanagasingam, Vice-President, Head of ETF Strategy joined Graham Mackenzie, Head, Exchange-Traded Products, Toronto Stock Exchange, to celebrate the launch of CI Global Minimum Downside Volatility Index ETF (CGDV, CGDV.U) and CI U.S. Minimum Downside Volatility Index ETF (CUDV, CUDV.B) on the Toronto Stock Exchange and to open the market. The ETFs seek to replicate the performance of Solactive indexes that track the performance of diversified portfolios of companies that exhibit lower downside volatility than the broader developed equity markets. CI GAM is one of Canada’s largest ETF providers, offering a robust lineup that consists of actively managed, smart-beta, fixed-income, covered call, precious metals and corporate class solutions to give investors choice and flexibility in meeting their specific investment needs. CI GAM is a subsidiary of CI Financial Corp. (TSX: CIX, NYSE: CIXX). CI Global Asset Management is a business name of CI Investments Inc.

Arrow Capital Management Inc. Opens the Market

Monday, January 30, 2023
Mark Purdy, Chief Information Officer, Arrow Capital Management, and his team, joined Keith Wu, Head, Exchange Traded Products, Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) to open the market and celebrate the launch of the Arrow Canadian Advantage Alternative Class ETF (TSX: ACAA). Arrow Capital Management Inc. (ACM) is a Canadian asset management firm providing a range of investment management solutions to retail and HNW investors. ACM’s offerings include mutual funds, liquid alternatives, hedge funds and ETFs. Other ETF offerings currently managed by ACM include Exemplar Growth and Income Fund (TSX:EGIF) and the Arrow EC Income Advantage Alternative Fund (TSX:RATE). ACAA commenced trading on Toronto Stock Exchange on November 30th, 2022.

Laurentian Bank of Canada Opens the Market

Friday, January 27, 2023
Rania Llewellyn, President and Chief Executive Officer, Laurentian Bank of Canada, and her team, joined Claire Johnson, President, Trust, and Loui Anastasopoulos, Chief Executive Officer, Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) to open the market and celebrate Laurentian Bank’s recent partnership with TSX Trust, as well as the Bank’s successful execution of the first year of its new three-year strategic plan, announced in December 2021, to create sustainable, long-term profitable growth. Laurentian Bank is the latest addition to TSX Trust’s portfolio of structured finance clients. As Document Custodian, TSX Trust helps automate traditionally-manual workflows and deliver efficiency to Laurentian’s $11 billion NHA-MBS program, leveraging our best-in-class technology, expertise and approach. Laurentian Bank was successfully onboarded in early December after a smooth transition and able to successfully issue 11 new MBS pools in the first month. “Laurentian Bank is pleased to mark the successful execution of the first year of our three-year strategic plan, said Sarim Farooqi, Senior Vice President and Treasurer at Laurentian Bank. “A key pillar of our plan is to use size to our advantage and leverage strategic partnerships, and our deepening relationship with TSX Trust is a perfect example. The migration to TSX Trust was easy and smooth and we are grateful for the excellent onboarding experience. In addition to a best-in-industry technology platform, TSX Trust brought to the table thought leadership, personalized service and a strong commitment to helping us succeed by truly understanding our needs and becoming an extension of our internal team.”

AME Roundup Closes the Market

Thursday, January 26, 2023
Jill Tsolinas, Chair of the Board of Directors, of the Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia ("AME"), as well as supporters and sponsors of AME, joined Dean McPherson, Head, Business Development, Global Mining, Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX), to celebrate the end of AME Roundup 2023 and close the market. The annual AME Roundup conference brings together geoscientists, prospectors, financiers, investors, suppliers, governments and Indigenous partners to engage and share knowledge.

Bradda Head Lithium Limited Opens the Market

Thursday, January 26, 2023
Charles FitzRoy, Chief Executive Officer, and Ian Stalker, Chairman, Bradda Head Lithium Limited (TSXV: BHLI) ("Bradda Head" or the "Company"), together with their company directors and advisors, joined Omar Khafagy, Manager, Corporate Access, Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX), to celebrate the company’s listing on TSX Venture Exchange and to open the market. Bradda Head is a new breed of lithium explorer with assets in the USA and unique exposure across all three main recognised lithium deposit types: brine, hard rock (or pegmatite) and sedimentary (or clay).