Market Opens

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Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation Closes the Market

Friday, November 17, 2017
Darlene Haslam, Chair, Fund Development Committee, Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation, joined Mike Tuff, Vice President, Regional Sales, TSX Trust Company, Listings Development, TMX Group, to close the market. The Alberta Children’s Hospital opened in Calgary, Alberta in September 2006, becoming the first free-standing pediatric facility to be built in Canada in more than 20 years. The hospital provides treatment for over 94,000 children every year. As the official fundraising body for the Alberta Children’s Hospital, all money raised by the Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation is re-invested in the hospital and child health needs in this region.

Horizons ETFs Opens the Market

Friday, November 17, 2017
Steve Hawkins, President and Co-CEO, Horizons ETFs, joined Dani Lipkin, Head, Business Development, Exchange Traded Funds, Closed-End Funds, and Structured Notes, TMX Group, to open the market to launch Horizons Active A.I. Global Equity ETF (MIND). Horizons ETFs is a financial services company and a subsidiary of the Mirae Asset Financial Group. Horizons currently has 80 Exchange Traded Funds listed on Toronto Stock Exchange, with a market capitalization of over $8.9 billion. MIND commenced trading on Toronto Stock Exchange on November 1, 2017.

EU-Canada Mineral Investment Facility Opens the Market

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
His Excellency Peteris Ustubs, European Union (EU) Ambassador to Canada, joined Dean McPherson, Head, Business Development, Global Mining, TMX Group, to open the market. The Feasibility Study for an EU-Canada Mineral Investment Facility was commissioned to assess the feasibility of a strategic platform to promote structured cooperation between Canada and the EU across the non-energy extractive industry. The EU is holding its second workshop of the EU-Canada Mineral Investment Facility Feasibility Study, which will be held at the Westin Harbour Castle in Toronto on November 15, 2017.

GMP FirstEnergy Energy Growth Conference Opens the Market

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Jim Davidson, Deputy Chairman, GMP FirstEnergy, joined Ungad Chadda, President, Capital Formation, Equity Capital Markets, TMX Group, to open the market. In September 2016, GMP Securities combined its energy businesses with Calgary-based FirstEnergy Capital to create GMP FirstEnergy, an independent global energy investment bank. The GMP FirstEnergy Energy Growth Conference will be held at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Toronto on November 14 & 15.

Stelco Holdings Inc. Opens the Market

Monday, November 13, 2017
Alan Kestenbaum, Executive Chairman and CEO, Stelco Holdings Inc. (STLC), joined Rob Peterman, Vice-President, Global Business Development, TMX Group, to open the market. Headquartered in Hamilton, Ontario, Stelco is an integrated steel company which conducts its operations out of two facilities located in Hamilton and in Nanticoke, Ontario. These operations produce hot rolled, cold rolled, coated sheet steel products used in the construction, automotive and energy industries across Canada and the United States. Stelco Holdings Inc. commenced trading on Toronto Stock Exchange on November 3, 2017.
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