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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

Interbourse 2018

Event Date: January 20, 2018 (All day)

The Canadian Securities Exchange is proud to once again sponsor and participate in the 50th edition of the Interbourse competition, to be held in Selva Val Gardena, Italy.

This week-long event brings together members of the international financial community for some good-natured competition on the slopes as well as opportunities to network and make new connections at the numerous social activities and the Après-ski.

VRIC 2018

Event Date: January 21, 2018 - 7:30am

The Canadian Securities Exchange is proud to attend the 2018 Vancouver Resource Investment Conference on January 21st and 22nd in Vancouver, BC. Co-produced by Cambridge House International Inc. and Katusa Research, the two-day conference will be held at the Vancouver Convention Centre West and predicts an attendance of over 6,000 investors and stakeholders from the global mining industry.

Groundup 2018 Networking Reception

Event Date: January 22, 2018 - 4:00pm

The Canadian Securities Exchange is proud to attend and sponsor the 2nd annual Groundup networking reception on January 22nd alongside co-sponsors MICROMINE, InfoMine, OTC Markets, Longford Exploration, Proactive Investors, Women in Mining and Mining 4 Beer. Held at the MICROMINE office at Canada Place, this evening mingle provides an opportunity to wind down from a busy first day at the AME Roundup and informally network with industry experts from the mining, exploration and financing industries.

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CSE Issuer Stories

CannTrust Holdings firms its position amongst Canadian cannabis leaders

January 17, 2018 | Proactive Investors

CannTrust Holdings’ (CSE:TRST) emergence as a leading player in Canada’s medical cannabis market has enabled it to achieve a market capitalization north of $600mln since debuting on the Canadian Securities Exchange on August 21 of this year. As impressive as that is, Canada’s plan to legalize recreational use of the drug, widely expected in July … Continue reading CannTrust Holdings firms its position amongst Canadian cannabis leaders

CSE Quarterly

CSE Quarterly – Final Issue

January 11, 2018 | Hamish Khamisa

The “final” edition of the CSE Quarterly is now live. It has been a great run, with inspiring stories of ingenuity, intrepidness, and excellence of companies listed on the Canadian Securities Exchange in every issue. Thank you to the entrepreneurs for helping to make the CSE Quarterly such a success over the past several years. … Continue reading CSE Quarterly – Final Issue

CSE Performance

Interview with Canadian Securities Exchange CEO Richard Carleton: Year-end Review 2017

January 5, 2018 | Hamish Khamisa

With 2017 now officially in the record books, CEO of the Canadian Securities Exchange, Richard Carleton sat down with Peter Murray of Kiyoi Communications, to discuss the best year on record at the CSE. Included in the discussion were important developments that took place at the exchange, the evolution of the cannabis investment landscape as … Continue reading Interview with Canadian Securities Exchange CEO Richard Carleton: Year-end Review 2017



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
Fax 604-687-1188


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