Market Opens

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The Bay Street Children's Foundation Opens the Market

Friday, July 20, 2018
Representatives from The Bay Street Children's Foundation joined Jeff Foster, Head, Global Business Development, Equities Trading, TMX Group, to open the market to celebrate its 2nd annual ROCK ON! Charity Golf Tournament. This event is focused on raising funds to support research in pediatric heart function in the memory of Emmet Foster, a very special and fun loving boy who passed suddenly at just over 2 years of age after fighting heart issues for the majority of his all too short life. The ROCK ON! Tournament raised over $65,000 for Heart Function Research at The Hospital for Sick Children in it's first year, and has committed to raising $150,000 over the next 3 years. This year’s golf tournament will be held on September 7, 2018 at Lionhead Golf Club in Brampton, Ontario.

JA Central Ontario Opens the Market

Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Jane Eisbrenner, President & CEO, Junior Achievement (JA) Central Ontario, joined Lou Eccleston, CEO, TMX Group, to open the market to celebrate 50 years as an organization. JA Central Ontario is a charitable organization committed to empowering young people by engaging them in education programs focused on entrepreneurship, financial literacy, and work readiness programs. As part of their 50th Anniversary Homecoming Celebrations, JA Central Ontario is hosting a Celebrity Networking Contest in which members of their network, which include Student Alumni, Volunteers, Parents & Educators, can win a chance to meet and learn from accomplished members of the business community.

PowerOre Inc. Opens the Market

Friday, July 13, 2018
Stephen Stewart, CEO & Director, PowerOre Inc. (PORE), joined Shaun McIver, Chief Client Officer, TMX Group, to open the market. PowerOre Inc is an industrial mining company focused on two assets and projects: the Mann silver-cobalt mine and the MacMurchy nickel property. PowerOre Inc. commenced trading on TSX Venture Exchange on June 5, 2018

TMX Group Calgary and the Canadian Cancer Society Close the Market

Thursday, July 12, 2018
TMX Group Calgary employees and newly listed TSX and TSX Venture Exchange issuers joined the Canadian Cancer Society to celebrate the Calgary Stampede and to promote the Option to Give Program. Representatives from energy, mining, technology, life science and media companies were in attendance. The Calgary Stampede, The Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth, takes place from July 6 – 15, 2018 in Calgary, Alberta.

TMX Group Calgary and Thomson Reuters Close the Market

Wednesday, July 11, 2018
TMX Group Calgary employees were joined by representatives from Thomson Reuters and their clients to close the market from "Cowboys in Calgary". Also in attendance were representatives from the Calgary business community. The annual event is hosted during the Calgary Stampede, which takes place July 6 to 15.
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