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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

Cannabis in the Capital Markets

Event Date: September 26, 2017 - 4:00pm

An information and networking session focused on the market's hottest sector

The Canadian Securities Exchange along with event co-sponsors MNP LLP and Lexaria Bioscience Corporation invite you to attend the Cannabis in the Capital Markets presentation to be held at the Innovation Centre in Kelowna, BC.

This session kicks off with a cannabis industry presentation that will provide an overview of the current business landscape for the cannabis sector in Canada, including the sentiment amongst the investment industry, profiles of deals and companies in the space as well as perspectives on major developments in the sector going forward. Attendees will have the chance to ask questions to panelists and speakers during the Q&A session following the presentations.

Muskoka Capital Conference

Event Date: September 29, 2017 (All day)

The Canadian Securities Exchange is excited to be attending the Muskoka Capital Conference Sept. 29th to Oct. 1st at the beautiful JW Marriott Rosseau Muskoka Resort and Spa. Tucked away two hours north of Toronto and situated on Lake Rosseau, the venue provides a unique setting for networking and business development.

The Muskoka Capital Conference, organized by Capital Event Conferences, provides growth stage companies from the resource, technology, biotech, and special situation sectors, an opportunity to meet with active top-level capital finance individuals in a weekend of one-on-one “speed dating”-like meetings.

CIX 2017

Event Date: October 17, 2017 (All day)

The Canadian Securities Exchange will be attending the 10th anniversary of the CIX conference at the Hilton Toronto, October 17th to 18th.

With a new look and venue, this two-day event will bring together investors, entrepreneurs, innovative companies, and facilitators from the technology sector to learn and network.


Industry Insights

How to Improve Your Recruiting Through Analytics

September 14, 2017 | Matthew Loughran

We are living in an age of big data and analytics.  It has never been easier to collect and analyze information to optimize your organization’s business processes.  Recruiting is no exception.  Doing this will not only offer you fresh insights into how successful your existing recruitment efforts are but also provide clarity on how to … Continue reading How to Improve Your Recruiting Through Analytics

Industry Insights

Are You Protected Against Cyber Security Attacks?

September 14, 2017 | Danny Timmins

No one thinks it’s going to be them. Until it is. According to the movies, cybercriminals operate out of abandoned warehouses, target carefully selected conglomerates and use things like “worms” and “keys” to gain access. The reality, however, is that cybercriminals, using scattergun techniques like phishing, are not out for world domination but rather a … Continue reading Are You Protected Against Cyber Security Attacks?

CSE Quarterly

CSE Quarterly – Technology and Innovation Issue 2017

September 14, 2017 | Hamish Khamisa

The pace of change in technology is extraordinarily fast and, it seems, only getting faster. Ideas and technology that seemed to belong to the realm of science fiction are now very much on the cusp of becoming commercial realities. It is against this exciting backdrop that the latest edition of the CSE Quarterly is launching. … Continue reading CSE Quarterly – Technology and Innovation Issue 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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