TORONTO - TMX Group today announced its financing activity on Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange for May 2021.
TSX welcomed 13 new issuers in May 2021, compared with 18 in the previous month and 12 in May 2020. The new listings were five exchange traded funds, one life sciences company, one technology company, two clean technology companies, two consumer products & services companies, one closed end fund and one mining company. Total financings raised in May 2021 decreased 48% compared to the previous month, and decreased 28% compared to May 2020. The total number of financings in May 2021 was 52, compared with 59 the previous month and 54 in May 2020.
TSXV welcomed 11 new issuers in May 2021, compared with 17 in the previous month and five in May 2020. The new listings were eight capital pool companies, two mining companies and one oil & gas company. Total financings raised in May 2021 decreased 16% compared to the previous month, but were up 147% compared to May 2020. There were 116 financings in May 2021, compared with 161 in the previous month and 118 in May 2020.
About TMX Group (TSX:X)
TMX Group operates global markets, and builds digital communities and analytic solutions that facilitate the funding, growth and success of businesses, traders and investors. TMX Group's key operations include Toronto Stock Exchange, TSX Venture Exchange, TSX Alpha Exchange, The Canadian Depository for Securities, Montreal Exchange, Canadian Derivatives Clearing Corporation, and Trayport which provide listing markets, trading markets, clearing facilities, depository services, technology solutions, data products and other services to the global financial community. TMX Group is headquartered in Toronto and operates offices across North America (Montreal, Calgary, Vancouver and New York), as well as in key international markets including London and Singapore.
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