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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). 

Upcoming Events

Eight Capital & Cassels Brock Present: Global Cannabis Conference

Event Date: September 19, 2019 (All day)

The CSE is looking forward to speaking at Eight Capital & Cassels Brock Present: Global Cannabis Conference, taking place on September 19th at the Shangri-La Hotel in Toronto.

This exclusive, invite-only event will bring together cannabis industry leaders and representatives from over forty innovative companies to share ideas and perspectives, gain valuable insight through informative presentations from a diverse range of speakers, and participate in engaging discussions about current trends and opportunities in this evolving market space.

Richard Carleton, CEO of the CSE, will be presenting at this event.

RAISE on the WEST COAST Conference

Event Date: September 21, 2019 - 8:00am

The CSE is looking forward to speaking at the annual RAISE on the WEST COAST – Stock Market Investing Conference, taking place on September 21st in Surrey, BC.

Open to investors of all levels, this conference will offer the opportunity to sit down with company executives for exclusive one-on-one meetings, attend presentations from industry thought leaders, and learn more about opportunities across a broad spectrum of sectors, including cannabis, technology, resources, and more.

RAISE on the WEST COAST also offers attendees the chance to take part in interesting activities such as the Stock Picking Challenge, annual fishing derby, and cannabis facility tours.

Anna Serin, the CSE’s Director of Listings Development in Vancouver, will be presenting on the topic “Investing in Early Stage Growth Companies” at the evening reception.

Extraordinary Future 2019

Event Date: September 22, 2019 (All day)

The CSE is proud to be a gold sponsor of Extraordinary Future 2019, taking place in beautiful downtown Vancouver on September 22nd and 23rd.

Now in its third year, XFuture is driving innovation in Canada by connecting technology companies at the forefront of extraordinary projects with capital. This event, which spans two days, will offer an impressive range of presentations, one-on-one meetings with investors, the opportunity to experience a diverse range of exciting technologies, an extensive exhibition area, influential keynote speakers, and more.



Paul Pedersen on Evolving Edibles with Advanced Extraction Technology

September 18, 2019 | PE Podcasts

Paul Pedersen, CEO and Co-Founder of Nextleaf Solutions (CSE:OILS), joins Phillip Shum to discuss why the company decided to enter the cannabis space with a focus on cannabinoid extraction in lieu of plant production (1:12), what the upcoming Canadian legalization of edibles and concentrates means for Nextleaf (3:59), and the methods they use to turn … Continue reading Paul Pedersen on Evolving Edibles with Advanced Extraction Technology


Neil Seeman on Generating Actionable Insights with Incalculable Amounts of Data

September 16, 2019 | PE Podcasts

Neil Seeman, Founder and CEO of RIWI Corp. (CSE:RIW), joins James Black to discuss how RIWI generates actionable insights via global trend tracking and predictive analysis, or “big data” (1:26), the company’s efforts to track consumer sentiment in China (5:34), and the challenges and opportunities that come with being a publicly-listed technology company (14:43). Listen … Continue reading Neil Seeman on Generating Actionable Insights with Incalculable Amounts of Data


Robert Galarza on Bringing Blockchain into the Cannabis World

September 12, 2019 | PE Podcasts

Robert Galarza, CEO and Director of TruTrace Technologies Inc. (CSE:TTT), joins James Black to discuss how TruTrace established its position at the intersection of blockchain and cannabis (2:09), how their data management platform operates at various stages of cannabis production and testing (5:07), and why Major League baseball was an impetus to get into data … Continue reading Robert Galarza on Bringing Blockchain into the Cannabis World



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

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Phone 416-572-2000
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