TMX Group announced its financing activity for December 2016
TMX Group today announced its financing activity on Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange for December 2016.
Toronto Stock Exchange welcomed eight new issuers in December 2016, compared with six in the previous month and three in December 2015. The new listings included two closed-end funds, one exchange traded fund, two life sciences companies, one financial services company, one mining company and one technology company. Total financings raised in December 2016 decreased 23% from the previous month but were up 65% compared to December 2015. The total number of financings in December 2016 was 76, compared with 35 in the previous month and 49 in December 2015.
TSX Venture Exchange welcomed two new issuers in December 2016, compared with three the previous month and five in December 2015. The new listings were a life sciences company and a mining company. Total financings raised in December 2016 decreased 14% compared to the previous month, and were up 64% compared to December 2015. There were 135 financings in December 2016, compared with 143 in the previous month and 146 in December 2015.