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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

Toronto Global Forum

Event Date: September 12, 2016 - 7:00am

The Canadian Securities Exchange is proud to be a sponsor of the 10th edition of the Toronto Global Forum, an internationally renowned event that brings together thought leaders from government and industry from across the globe. This year's theme is "Leading in Uncertain Times" and will be held at the prestigious Fairmont Royal York hotel in downtown Toronto.

Canadian Cannabis Business Week - Cannabis Finance & Banking Session

Event Date: September 14, 2016 - 2:15pm

The Canadian Securities Exchange is looking forward to participating in the Canadian Cannabis Business Week conference taking place from September 12th to 16th in downtown Vancouver. Organized by the Canadian Institute alongside Lift, this conference series will bring together top executives, advisors, policymakers and investors to learn about the latest developments and future directions of the cannabis market in Canada.

Mines and Money Americas

Event Date: September 26, 2016 (All day)

For the first time in their 13 year history, Mines and Money is coming to the Americas. They are bringing their world-renowned expertise and are partnering with the biggest names in the business to connect miners with money and investors with opportunity.

CSE CEO Richard Carleton will be a featured presenter at this inaugural event. Be sure to come visit us at our booth on the show floor too!


CSE Issuer Stories

Global Gardens’ Veggemo beverage targets fast-growing dairy alternative space with fresh approach

August 24, 2016 | Peter Murray

This story was originally published at www.proactiveinvestors.com on December 8, 2015 and featured in The CSE Quarterly. With typical acerbic wit, the late columnist Mike Royko once offered his readers a simple rule for eating healthily: “If you enjoy it, you can’t have it; if you don’t like it, you can eat all you want.” […]

CSE Issuer Stories

Golden Leaf shows way for public marijuana companies with strategy timed to perfection

August 15, 2016 | Peter Murray

This story was originally published at www.proactiveinvestors.com on December 9, 2015 and featured in The CSE Quarterly. The rush of junior public companies into the marijuana space over the past couple of years has been fast and furious as laws regulating the drug’s use changed in Canada and some US states. Despite the best of […]

CSE Issuer Stories

DNI Metals sees vertical integration as key to success in tough market

August 10, 2016 | Jonathan Jones

This story was originally published at www.proactiveinvestors.com on February 23, 2016 and featured in The CSE Quarterly. DNI Metals (CSE: DNI) is lining up all the pieces to become one of the world’s leading graphite producers, using a three pronged approach of exploration, distribution and refinement. Exploration Success begins with finding the goods, and this […]



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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Toronto 416-572-2000
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

CNSX Markets Inc.

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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