Welcome to the Canadian Securities Exchange

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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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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: September 4, 2019 (All day)

The CSE is excited to speak at MJBizConINT’L 2019, taking place from September 4th to 6th in downtown Toronto.

Now in its second year, MJBizConINT’L will bring together more than 2,500 international stakeholders on the global cannabis stage. This event will feature actionable insights from industry leaders in eight unique conference content tracks, various networking opportunities, and a chance to connect with 150+ exhibitors on the show floor.

The CSE, MNP and Aird & Berlis Present: Global Growth in Cannabis Markets

Event Date: September 5, 2019 - 5:30pm

Along with MNP and Aird & Berlis, the CSE is proud to sponsor the Global Growth in Cannabis Markets mixer, taking place on September 5th in Toronto, Ontario.

With a focus on evolving legalization legislation and market development, this event will provide an opportunity to reflect on the lessons learned in the cannabis industry during the first year of recreational legalization, to discuss new developments and possibilities with fellow industry leaders, and to consider factors that may shape the evolution of this vibrant and diverse market in the coming years. With an informative panel discussion and plenty of networking opportunities, this event is a great way to stay on top of current trends in the rapidly-evolving cannabis space.

The Entrepreneurship Society Raising Capital Conference

Event Date: September 10, 2019 - 1:30pm

The CSE is excited to speak at the upcoming Entrepreneurship Society Raising Capital Conference, taking place on September 10th in Toronto.

Offering a range of informative presentations, panels, and a roundtable discussion, this conference will focus on connecting emerging tech founders and innovative entrepreneurs with investment opportunities and sources of capital. The Entrepreneurship Society Raising Capital Conference will be an invite-only, exclusive gathering of professionals in the industry and provide a fantastic opportunity to learn from business experts and thought leaders.

James Black, Vice President of Listings Development at the CSE, will be presenting at this event.


Service Providers

A Solution to Getting to Know Your Shareholders

August 22, 2019 | CSE Blogger

Reality Check: How Well Do You Know Your Shareholders? No, really — how well? Most public companies suffer from a lack of information that is typically found in small private companies. Small private companies experience the support of friends and family, small family offices or even venture capital firms that speculate on their behalf. Actually, … Continue reading A Solution to Getting to Know Your Shareholders

Service Providers

6 Steps to Maximize Your Social Media Presence

August 20, 2019 | CSE Blogger

The media landscape has been completely changed with the impact of technology. Currently, it is incumbent upon companies and organizations to create their own media. Social media is a popular channel for private companies to reach a larger audience – Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Snapchat, FourSquare, you name it. Gone are the days where companies … Continue reading 6 Steps to Maximize Your Social Media Presence

Service Providers

5 PowerPoint Tips

August 15, 2019 | Taylor Thoen

We’re seeing somewhat of a rally in the markets with most sectors experiencing upward movement. Analysts we interview are quite bullish on the markets and this bodes well for the micro cap executives pitching their stories to investors. This leads me to the topic this month: creating the best presentation. For you savvy IROs and … Continue reading 5 PowerPoint Tips



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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Toronto, Ontario, M5X 1E1
Phone 416-572-2000
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Mailing Address 100 - 535 Thurlow Street, Office 1122
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Phone 604-331-1213
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