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About the CSE

The Canadian Securities Exchange, or CSE, is operated by CNSX Markets Inc. Recognized as a stock exchange in 2004, the CSE began operations in 2003 to provide a modern and efficient alternative for companies looking to access the Canadian public capital markets.

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Listing on the CSE

The CSE is an exchange designed specifically to meet the needs of public companies and investors. 

Services for Listed Companies

Service providers offering valuable services for public companies. Each is prepared to offer exclusive services or discounts to the CSE listed companies.

Market Data

The CSE broadcasts market data through a range of real-time and historical data products available to market participants and market data vendors.

Become a Market Maker

The CSE is now accepting applications for Market Makers for all CSE-listed securities.

Become a Dealer

All CSE Dealers are members in good standing of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC). 

Latest CSE News

Upcoming Events

24th Annual Canadian Security Traders Association Conference

Event Date: August 17, 2017 (All day)

The Canadian Securities Exchange is proud to be attending the 24th Annual Canadian Security Traders Association Conference Aug. 17th to Aug. 20th in Ottawa, ON. Held at the Westin Ottawa, the four-day event is the premier conference to attend for traders looking to connect with like-minded individuals, showcase products and services, market, and gain insight into the trading industry.

Jake Fiddick Retirement Celebration

Event Date: August 24, 2017 - 1:00pm

The Canadian Securities Exchange is honoured to be attending an official Howe Street retirement for Mr. Jake Fiddick, on Thursday, Aug. 24th at Butcher & Bullock. A legendary and respectable Howe Street original and known as the “Medallion Guy”, Jake Fiddick founded the “Public Company Banking Group” for BMO in 1984 and has been a part of a tight-knit 15-person team specializing in servicing public companies.

Extraordinary Future

Event Date: September 20, 2017 - 9:00am

The Canadian Securities Exchange is proud to sponsor the inaugural Extraordinary Future conference in Vancouver, BC on September 20th.

Produced by Cambridge House International and held at the Vancouver Convention Centre, the one day conference focuses on innovative technologies and offers attendees the chance to connect with entrepreneurs, investors, and innovators.


CSE Issuer Stories

Interview with Tom Rossiter, Chief Executive Officer, RESAAS Services Inc.

August 17, 2017 | Peter Murray

In late July, Peter Murray of Kiyoi Communications sat down with Tom Rossiter, Chief Executive Officer of CSE-listed RESAAS Services Inc. (CSE:RSS) to discuss his perspective on opportunities in the real estate sector and RESAAS’s unique platform. Below is the transcript of their discussion. Peter Murray (PM) RESAAS offers unique services to the residential real … Continue reading Interview with Tom Rossiter, Chief Executive Officer, RESAAS Services Inc.

CSE Performance

Mid-year Update: An Interview with Richard Carleton

July 17, 2017 | Hamish Khamisa

Earlier this month, CEO of the Canadian Securities Exchange, Richard Carleton, sat down with Peter Murray of Kiyoi Communications, to discuss the performance of the CSE in the first half of 2017 as well as to get the CSE’s perspective on a number of issues related to Canadian public markets, the evolving cannabis sector and … Continue reading Mid-year Update: An Interview with Richard Carleton

CSE Issuer Stories

CSE Stockpools Cannabis Investment Challenge 2017: Insights & Updates

July 5, 2017 | Hamish Khamisa

[Updated: 8/07/17] In partnership with Stockpools, Lift Cannabis Expo, and Abattis Bioceuticals Corp. (CSE:ATT), the Canadian Securities Exchange is pleased to announce Canada’s first Cannabis Investment Challenge: a fantasy online stock trading competition focusing solely on the Canadian cannabis sector. This exciting competition enables participants to create a fantasy portfolio based on select companies listed … Continue reading CSE Stockpools Cannabis Investment Challenge 2017: Insights & Updates



Investors can find information for each CSE security, links to sources of real time market data and brokers for access to on line trading.

Listed Companies

Companies listed on the CSE can access additional information about listing policies, forms for obtaining and maintaining a listing as well as special offers from partner service providers.


CSE Dealers range from fully-integrated investment dealers to medium and smaller sized dealers with specialties in retail and institutional brokerage, corporate finance, registered professional trading and market making.

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Vancouver 604-331-1213

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For General Inquiries Contact: info@thecse.com
For Listing Inquiries Contact: listings@thecse.com
For Trading Inquiries Contact: trading@thecse.com

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Address 220 Bay Street, 9th Floor
Toronto, Ontario, M5J 2W4
Phone 416-572-2000
Fax 416-572-4160


Address 200 - 1090 West Pender Street
Vancouver, British Columbia, V6E 2N7
Phone 604-331-1213
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