Market Opens

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Epilepsy Canada Opens the Market

Friday, January 19, 2018
Gary Collins, President of Epilepsy Canada joined Dani Lipkin, Head, Business Development, ETFs, TMX Group to open the market. Epilepsy Canada is planning two major fundraising initiatives in 2018 to raise over $500,000 needed to complete four research projects. Details about the two initiative's, Kim’s Climb (Mount Kilimenjaro Climb) and Aiden’s Drive, can be found at

Shorcan Charity Day Closes the Market

Thursday, January 18, 2018
Peter Conroy, President, Shorcan Brokers Limited closed the market in celebration of Shorcan Brokers 20th Annual Charity Day. On January 18th Shorcan will donate 100% of the day's revenue to over 20 client designated charities. Since 1999, Shorcan has donated over $8,000,000 to various charities and organizations. Shorcan Brokers Limited is a subsidiary of TMX Group.

Manulife Investments Opens the Market

Thursday, January 18, 2018
Yanic Chagnon, VP, Investment Products, Manulife Financial Corporation, joined Dani Lipkin, Head, Business Development, Exchange Traded Funds, Closed-End Funds, and Structured Notes, TMX Group, to open the market to launch two new Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs): Manulife Multifactor U.S. Small Cap Index ETF (MUSC/MUSC.B); and Manulife Multifactor Canadian SMID Cap Index ETF (MCSM). Manulife Investments, a division of Manulife Asset Management Limited, offers a variety of products and services to investors including exchange traded funds, segregated fund contracts, mutual funds, annuities and guaranteed interest contracts. MUSC/MUSC.B; and MCSM; commenced trading on Toronto Stock Exchange on November 27, 2017.

Katipult Technology Corp. Opens the Market

Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Brock Murray, CEO, Katipult Technology Corp. (FUND), joined Tim Babcock, Director, Listed Issuer Services, TSX Venture Exchange, to open the market. Katipult is a financial technology company offering proprietary, cloud-based software infrastructure on a white label basis that allows client firms to design, setup, and operate their own branded investment platform across multiple distribution channels - including web, mobile, and social media. Katipult Technology Corp. commenced trading on TSX Venture Exchange on November 15, 2017.

Urbanimmersive Inc. Open the Market

Thursday, January 11, 2018
Ghislain Lemire, CEO, Urbanimmersive Inc. joined Sylvain Martel, Driector, Quebec, Capital Formation,TMX Group, to open the market. Urbanimmersive is a content marketing platform for real estate professionals. The Corporation connects real estate professionals, photographers and writers in order to simplify and optimize original content production workflow. Urbanimmersive enables its customers to leverage their marketing investment while increasing productivity, competitiveness, their web visibility, consumer engagement with their brand and ultimately, their revenue.
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