Program Chair

Charlotte Bell

Senior Policy Counsel, General Counsel’s Office, TMX


Do you work for or advise a public company, or a company that plans to go public? You can’t miss this essential program.

The Toronto Stock Exchange is the biggest equity trading venue in Canada. Want to succeed? Learn the rules of the game.

Does your role deal with the listing and regulatory requirements of the Toronto Stock Exchange or TSX Venture Exchange?

Join leading securities law practitioners and key staff from the TMX Group in this highly regarded annual program. In two intensive days, get the tools you need to properly understand the fundamentals for conducting public market transactions. Gain critical expertise in the framework and the rules of the TSX and TSXV that will benefit both your organization and your personal skill set.

What You’ll Learn

This unique and intensive program provides a full, comprehensive survey of both Canada’s biggest stock exchange and venture capital marketplace, including such topics as:

Understanding TSX and TSX Venture Exchange fundamentals (and key differences between the exchanges)

Navigating the requirements for listing a client on the TSX or TSX Venture Exchange

Using the exchanges for raising capital: detailed guidance and filing requirements

Continuous disclosure requirements

Canadian equity market mechanics and the essentials of equity trading

Building a successful and principled investor relations program

The critical obligations imposed personally on directors and officers of public companies

Staying current in ongoing corporate governance requirements

Who Should Attend

Lawyers who want to develop a solid understanding of the TSX and TSX Venture Exchange landscape

Junior and mid-level associates practicing in corporate and securities law

Civil litigators who practice securities litigation

Corporate officers and directors of listed or soon-to-be listed companies


Finance officers

Professionals in banking and finance (financial advisors and accountants)

Compliance professionals

Investor relations personnel

Investment dealers and advisors


Program Chair

Charlotte Bell

Senior Policy Counsel, General Counsel’s Office, TMX


Shawn Blundell

Associate, Stikeman Elliott LLP

Jennifer Campbell

Partner, Fogler Rubinoff LLP

Natalie Ho

Senior Listings Advisor, TSX Venture Exchange

Renee Kim

Senior Listings Manager, TSX

Polina Lysetska

Listings Manager, TSX Venture Exchange

Vaughn MacLellan

Partner, DLA Piper LLP

Alex Nikolic

Partner, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP

Joe Racanelli

Vice-President, Investor Relations, Aimia Inc.

David Toyoda

Associate Counsel, Boughton Law Corporation

Joel Weinstein

Senior Listings Advisor, Listing Issuer Services, TSX

Catherine Youdan

Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

Rochelle Debono

Corporate Affairs Manager, Optiva

“The program is very useful. The content is not only comprehensive, it also gave a fair amount of practical examples.”


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Recorded: Feb 8, 2024

$995 + TAX

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CPD Hours
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Substantive 11h 50m
Professionalism 1h
Total 12h 50m
Total 12.75h
LawPRO Risk Management CreditYes

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