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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

FNEAC 2018 First Nations Economic Advancement Conference

Event Date: September 18, 2018 (All day)

The Canadian Securities Exchange is proud to sponsor the First Nations Economic Advancement Conference 2018, September 18th - 20th, Toronto, ON. Held at the Chelsea Hotel in Downtown Toronto, this 3-day event is forecasted to see upwards of 300 delegates and feature an informative lineup of speakers and show exhibitors.

Extraordinary Future

Event Date: September 19, 2018 (All day)

The Canadian Securities Exchange is proud to once again sponsor the Extraordinary Future conference, September 19th to 20th in Vancouver, BC. Now in its second year, this edition of the show will be bigger and better.

Now spanning two days, Extraordinary Future promises coverage of a diverse selection of exciting technologies as well as a chance to hear from the entrepreneurs powering these innovative enterprises forward.


Event Date: September 24, 2018 - 8:00am

The Canadian Securities Exchange is looking forward to attending and speaking at the Canna-Conseils (Canna-Tips) conference, September 24th to 29th in Montréal, QC. Held at the Novotel Montréal Centre, this 6-day event is a tailor-made course allowing 20 participants per day to learn and develop skills in one of the most promising industries of the decade.


Service Providers

Reviewing Your Company’s Communication Policy

September 18, 2018 | Canaglobe Compliance Solutions

When was the last time your board reviewed the company’s communication policy? When the company needs to communicate information, whether internally or externally, who handles it? Do you have a process in place to ensure that your message is clear and that it reaches its intended audience? What about shareholder, stakeholder or media inquiries, is … Continue reading Reviewing Your Company’s Communication Policy

Service Providers

The Benefits of Cross-Trading in the United States

September 13, 2018 | OTC Markets Group

For many Canadian companies, the successful listing of their security represents an important milestone.  It’s a sign of recognition, prestige and success, demonstrating to the market a desire to be open and transparent.  There are many reasons why a company may choose to list its shares – to raise capital, increase its valuation and diversify … Continue reading The Benefits of Cross-Trading in the United States

Service Providers

Top 10 Tips to Improve News Releases for your CSE Listed Company

September 11, 2018 | Ian Tennant

Global consumption of news is at an all-time high. Our digital lives keep us constantly connected and fed with a steady diet of emails, shares, tweets and more. The result is that people actually have less time to read than ever before. So, how do you create news releases that will get the attention of … Continue reading Top 10 Tips to Improve News Releases for your CSE Listed Company



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


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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