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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

Arcview Group International Investor Forum Chicago

Event Date: July 17, 2019 (All day)

The CSE is looking forward to speaking at the Arcview Group International Investor Forum in Chicago on July 17th - July 19th, 2019.

As the legalization of adult-use cannabis progresses in Illinois, conversations about cannabis are gaining significant momentum. Taking place at the Fairmont Chicago, the Arcview Group International Investor Forum will bring together investors and cannabis operators for three days of engaging presentations, one on one meetings, and exclusive networking opportunities.

The CSE’s Anna Serin, Director of Listings Development in Vancouver, will be speaking at this event.

CannaVest West

Event Date: July 22, 2019 (All day)

The CSE is proud to be a sponsor of CannaVest West 2019, taking place on July 22 and 23 in sunny San Jose, California.

This two-day event will offer a variety of educational talks and roundtable discussions, addressing subjects such as the regulatory and compliance landscape of the cannabis industry, how to raise capital in a competitive fundraising environment, tips on effective branding for cannabis companies, and more.

GritCAMP 2019

Event Date: July 25, 2019 (All day)

The CSE is excited to attend GritCAMP 2019, taking place on July 25th and 26th in scenic Muskoka, Ontario.

This two-day investor conference, hosted at the JW Marriott Rosseau Muskoka Resort & Spa, will offer the chance to gain insights into rapidly-developing industries such as cannabis, fintech, and eSports. This event will also feature a lineup of influential speakers, engaging presentations, welcome bonfire, networking opportunities, entertainment, and more.



Alex Freedman on the Critical Role of Social Equity in Cannabis

July 17, 2019 | PE Podcasts

Alex Freedman from the LA Department of Cannabis Regulation joins Barrington Miller for the inaugural #HashtagFinance Skype interview. This educational discussion focuses on the topic of ‘social equity’, including a definition of the term as it relates to the cannabis sector (2:00), how social equity works to have a positive impact on those negatively impacted … Continue reading Alex Freedman on the Critical Role of Social Equity in Cannabis

CSE Issuer Stories

SLANG Worldwide: Brands at core of efficient business model that naturally scales with cannabis industry growth

July 17, 2019 | Angela Harmantas

The power of a brand is an amazing thing. A good brand touches our heart, gets people to buy more, to pay more, and the best of them can even become everyday words that transcend the boundaries of the company that created them. SLANG Worldwide Inc. (CSE:SLNG) is well aware of this potential and that’s … Continue reading SLANG Worldwide: Brands at core of efficient business model that naturally scales with cannabis industry growth

CSE Issuer Stories

Cresco’s acquisition of Origin House accelerates its advance toward 100% market penetration

July 10, 2019 | Giles Gwinnett

Cresco Labs (CSE:CL) is one of the leading cannabis growers and retailers in the US, marketing several well-known brands across multiple states. The Chicago-headquartered company’s 2018 results showed increasing production and distribution, along with a near 300% increase in revenue compared to the previous year. In April, Cresco announced plans to acquire California-focused Origin House … Continue reading Cresco’s acquisition of Origin House accelerates its advance toward 100% market penetration



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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Toronto, Ontario, M5X 1E1
Phone 416-572-2000
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Mailing Address 100 - 535 Thurlow Street, Office 1122
Vancouver, British Columbia, V6E 3L2
Phone 604-331-1213
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