Welcome to the Canadian Securities Exchange

We are the Exchange for Entrepreneurs

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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Latest CSE News


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


Event Date: March 19, 2019 - 7:00pm

The CSE is excited to be speaking at CannaGather’s event, Happiness in Your Weekend, on March 19, 2019 at Galvanize in fabulous New York.

CannaGather is New York’s largest cannabis industry community. This lecture style event, which features incredible speakers and various networking opportunities, will be a fantastic chance to connect with other professionals in the cannabis industry and gain insights into current trends. Richard Carleton, CEO of the CSE will be a keynote speaker, joined by Paul Chu, CEO of Weekend Unlimited, and Alan Brochstein, Founder of 420 Investor and New Cannabis Ventures.

McCarthy Tétrault Advance™: Raising Capital through Cryptoassets- The State of Security Token Offering

Event Date: March 27, 2019 - 11:30am

Despite the decrease in the total market capitalization of cryptoassets in 2018, the market continues to see interest from entities looking to harness the benefits of blockchain technology in their securities issuances. In 2017, conversations largely focused on the concept of Initial Coin Offerings. However, in 2018 market participants have been largely focused on positioning themselves to raise capital through securities law compliant platforms, which has spurred the growth of Security Token Offerings.

IIAC Compliance & Operations Symposium

Event Date: April 3, 2019 (All day)

The CSE is proud to be speaking at the upcoming IIAC Compliance & Operations Symposium, taking place on April 3, 2019 at Vantage Venues in Toronto.

This full-day event will offer valuable perspectives on controversial issues that impact compliance and operations professionals within the Canadian securities industry.


CSE Issuer Stories

VirtualArmour International: Keeping the bad guys at bay with customized network security solutions

March 13, 2019 | Peter Murray

Every week, it seems, brings another concerning story about hackers infiltrating a commercial or government network and making off with highly sensitive information.  One would think that with the threat having been clear for so long, entities with significant exposure would have devoted appropriate resources to figuring out how to protect themselves properly. Alas, all … Continue reading VirtualArmour International: Keeping the bad guys at bay with customized network security solutions

Public Entrepreneur

Public Entrepreneur Magazine – The Mining Issue – Now Live!

March 6, 2019 | CSE Blogger

Welcome to the Public Entrepreneur magazine, our fifth issue and the start of our second year of publishing. We are thrilled with the positive response our magazine has received in its first year, and are excited to continue to bring our readers stories of entrepreneurship that inspire us to live up to the mantle of … Continue reading Public Entrepreneur Magazine – The Mining Issue – Now Live!

CSE Issuer Stories

NameSilo Technologies: Achieving superior investment returns requires looking where others do not

March 6, 2019 | Peter Murray

Mention the name Paul Andreola in Canadian financial circles and those in the know require no further explanation, given his outstanding track record as a stock picker in non-resource microcaps. Taking the methodology that has served him so well as a private investor, Andreola has painstakingly created a portfolio of investments in small companies for … Continue reading NameSilo Technologies: Achieving superior investment returns requires looking where others do not



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

CNSX Markets Inc.

Address 100 King Street West, Suite 7210
Toronto, Ontario, M5X 1E1
Phone 416-572-2000
Fax 416-572-4160


Mailing Address 100 - 535 Thurlow Street, Office 1122
Vancouver, British Columbia, V6E 3L2
Phone 604-331-1213
Fax 604-687-1188


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