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Wealthsimple Opens the Market

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Michael Katchen, Co-Founder and CEO, Wealthsimple, joined Dani Lipkin, Innovation Sector Head, Capital Formation, Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange, to open the market. Founded in 2014 in Toronto, Ontario, Wealthsimple is a financial company that uses technology to make financial products and services accessible to investors. Wealthsimple provides services in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada.

GoldSpot Discoveries Corp. Opens the Market

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Denis Laviolette, President, CEO & Director, GoldSpot Discoveries Corp. (SPOT), joined Tim Babcock, Managing Director, Capital Formation, TSX Venture Exchange, to open the market. GoldSpot is a technology company that leverages artificial intelligence in resource exploration and investment. GoldSpot Discoveries Corp. commenced trading on TSX Venture Exchange on February 21, 2019.

International Women’s Day 2019 Closes the Market

Friday, March 8, 2019
In celebration of International Women’s Day 2019, a number of executives and members of the capital markets community, joined Tanya Rowntree, Global Head of Client Success, Capital Formation, TMX Group, and Co-Chair, WE Canada, to close the market. For a fifth year, Women in ETFs is partnering with UN Global Compact, UN Women, Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) Initiative, IFC, and the World Federation of Stock Exchanges. Market opens will be held in approximately 75 exchanges globally to raise awareness about the business case for women’s economic empowerment and the opportunities for the private sector to advance gender equality and sustainable development and focus on this year's theme, #BalanceforBetter. TMX is committed to promoting gender equality at the highest levels of business leadership and throughout our organization. Today, as the world celebrates International Women’s Day, we are especially proud to pledge our support to the United Nations’ Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs).

Lightspeed POS Inc. Opens the Market

Friday, March 8, 2019
Dax Dasilva, CEO, Lightspeed POS Inc. (LSPD), joined Loui Anastasopoulos, President, Capital Formation, Toronto Stock Exchange & TSX Venture Exchange, to open the market. Headquartered in Montreal, Quebec, Lightspeed provides an omni-channel commerce-enabling Software as a Service (Saas) platform for small and medium-sized businesses across the globe, in approximately 100 countries. Founded in 2005, Lightspeed has grown to approximately 700 employees, with global offices in Canada, the United States, Europe, and Australia. Lightspeed POS Inc. commenced trading on Toronto Stock Exchange on March 8, 2019.

Mexican Mining Delegation Closes the Market

Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Francisco José Quiroga Fernández, Undersecretary of Mining, Ministry of Economy, Government of Mexico, joined Loui Anastasopoulos, President, Capital Formation, Toronto Stock Exchange & TSX Venture Exchange, to close the market. Currently, there are 126 mining companies in Mexico, with 364 properties listed on Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange. In 2018, these companies raised approximately $411 million in equity capital.