Market Opens

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First Asset Opens the Market

Thursday, August 16, 2018
Rohit Mehta, President, First Asset, alongside Barry Allan, President and CIO, Marret Asset Management, joined Rob Peterman, Vice-President, Global Business Development, TMX Group, to open the market to launch First Asset Enhanced Government Bond ETF (FGO/FGO.U). First Asset, a CI Financial Company, is a Canadian investment firm delivering a comprehensive suite of ETF solutions. FGO/FGO.U commenced trading on Toronto Stock Exchange on July 31, 2018.

FluroTech Ltd. Opens the Market

Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Danny Dalla-Longa, Co-Founder and CEO, FluroTech Ltd. (TEST), joined Tim Babcock, Managing Director, Capital Formation, TMX Group, to open the market. FluroTech is a technology and marketing company whose core business is focused on the commercialization of new technologies in the cannabis industry. FluroTech Ltd. commenced trading on TSX Venture Exchange on June 12, 2018.

Minto Apartment Real Estate Investment Trust Opens the Market

Monday, August 13, 2018
Michael Waters, Chief Executive Officer, Minto Apartment Real Estate Investment Trust (MI.UN), joined Ungad Chadda, Senior Vice President, Head of Enterprise Corporate Strategy and External Affairs, TMX Group, to open the market. Minto Apartment REIT is a real estate investment trust that owns and operates a portfolio of 22 high-quality, multi-residential rental properties in Toronto, Ottawa, Calgary and Edmonton. Established in 1955, The Minto Group is a fully integrated real estate company, with approximately $4.1 billion of real estate assets under management and over 1100 employees in Canada and the United States. Minto Apartment Real Estate Investment Trust commenced trading on Toronto Stock Exchange on July 3, 2018.

Clear Blue Technologies International Inc. Opens the Market

Thursday, August 9, 2018
Miriam Tuerk, Co-Founder and CEO, Mark Windrim, Co-Founder and CTO, and John Tuerk, Co-Founder and Chief Power Officer, Clear Blue Technologies International Inc. (CBLU), joined Julie Shin, Managing Director, Capital Formation, TMX Group, to open the market. Clear Blue Technologies International Inc. is a technology company offering smart off-grid solar, wind and hybrid power solutions and services to clients globally. Clear Blue has thousands of systems under management across 34 countries, including the U.S. and Canada. Clear Blue Technologies International Inc. commenced trading on TSX Venture Exchange on July 19, 2018.

Horizons ETFs Opens the Market

Tuesday, August 7, 2018
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 two new Exchange Traded Funds: Horizons Balanced TRI ETF Portfolio (HBAL); and Horizons Conservative TRI ETF Portfolio (HCON). Horizons ETFs is a financial services company and a subsidiary of the Mirae Asset Financial Group. Horizons currently has 82 Exchange Traded Funds listed on Toronto Stock Exchange, with a market capitalization of over $10 billion. HBAL and HCON commenced trading on Toronto Stock Exchange on August 2, 2018.
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