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 and conduct public market transactions. Gain critical expertise in the framework and the rules of the TSX and TSX-V 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 step-by-step requirements for filing a listing for a client on the TSX or TSX Venture Exchange

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

Grasping the proper considerations for the acquisition of a public company

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

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.”

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



Register now

Available course sections

Feb 8-9, 2024

$995 + TAX


Feb 8-9, 2024
9:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m (ET)

Apr 1-2, 2024

$995 + TAX


Apr 1-2, 2024
9:00 a.m – 5:00 p.m (ET)

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CPD Hours
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Substantive (Both Days)12h 50m
Professionalism (Both Days)1h
Total (Both Days)13h 50m
Total 12.75h

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