TMX Group is an integrated, multi-asset class exchange group. TMX Group's businesses operate cash and derivative markets for multiple asset classes including equities, fixed income and energy. We also provide clearing facilities, data products and other services to the international financial community.
TMX Group owns and operates Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange. Toronto Stock Exchange, established in 1852, provides senior issuers with efficient access to public equity, liquidity for existing and new investors, and the prestige and market exposure associated with being listed on a world-class market. Serving the public venture capital market, TSX Venture Exchange provides access to growth capital for early stage companies while offering investors a well-regulated market for making venture investments. The Equicom Group, our investor relations subsidiary, is a leading provider of investor relations and corporate communications services.
TMX Group has trading capability in cash equities, fixed income, derivatives and energy. Our trading strategy includes best-in-class technology solutions, innovative new trading products and a competitive pricing model that encourages increased trading and order flow. Wholly-owned Montréal Exchange provides interest rate, index and equity derivatives trading and clearing; it in turn owns a majority interest in Boston Options Exchange* (BOX). Natural Gas Exchange (NGX), a TMX Group subsidiary, is a leading North American exchange for the trading and clearing of natural gas and electricity contracts. TMX Group owns 47% of CanDeal.ca Inc., an institutional fixed income trading system, as well as 100% of Shorcan Brokers Limited, Canada's first fixed income inter-dealer broker. TMX Group is also the leading provider of fixed income indices in Canada.
TMX Datalinx offers real-time, historical and index data as well as corporate information, news, derivatives, fixed income and foreign exchange data to help investors make investment decisions on the Canadian capital markets. This information is available through a variety of global distribution channels and data vendors, including www.tmxmoney.com.