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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


Event Date: August 14, 2018 (All day)

The Canadian Securities Exchange is looking forward to attending and speaking at the MJBizConINT’L conference, Aug. 14th to 16th in Toronto. Held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, this three-day event is forecasted to see over 2,000 attendees and more than 125 exhibitors.

Global Growth In Cannabis Markets

Event Date: August 15, 2018 - 5:00pm

The Canadian Securities Exchange is pleased to be sponsoring and speaking at the Global Growth in Cannabis Markets: Investment Panel Discussions and International Industry Mixer on Aug. 15th in Toronto. Join representatives from the CSE, along with MNP and Aird & Berlis, for an evening of insightful conversation on the opportunities and factors to consider when growing globally in the cannabis market.

25th Annual Canadian Security Traders Conference

Event Date: August 16, 2018 - 3:00pm

The Canadian Securities Exchange is pleased to be sponsoring, attending and speaking at the 25th Annual Canadian Security Traders Conference, Aug. 16th to 19th in Quebec City. Organized by the Canadian Security Traders Association, this silver jubilee event will feature educational sessions, numerous networking opportunities, and an exhibition hall for members of the trading industry.


CSE Issuer Stories

Interview with Mehran Ehsan, President & CEO, Permex Petroleum Corporation

August 13, 2018 | CSE Blogger

Earlier this month, Peter Murray of Kiyoi Communications, sat down with President and CEO of Permex Petroleum Corp. (CSE:OIL), Mehran Ehsan, to discuss the dynamics of the oil markets; how Permex has navigated growing in a challenging environment and where he sees Permex’s opportunities to continued growth. Peter Murray (PM)  We’re going to discuss a … Continue reading Interview with Mehran Ehsan, President & CEO, Permex Petroleum Corporation

Service Providers

Marketing your Private Placement online

August 9, 2018 | Justin Meiklem

Online investor marketing isn’t just about supporting your stock price – successful companies are now building specific marketing plans for each Private Placement raise. As you approach a financing, consider these questions: How much of my targeted raise amount will come from my “President’s List” and dealer syndicate? If you are confident in hitting the … Continue reading Marketing your Private Placement online

Service Providers

ICO’s – The New Crowdfunding Platform: Caution, Speedbump Ahead.

August 7, 2018 | Robert Suttie

As reported by the Globe and Mail on October 23 2017, the Ontario Securities Commission (“OSC”) has approved an Initial Coin Offering (“ICO”), to TokenFunder, representing its first foray into the land of crypto crowdfunding.  Responding to the markets appetite for ICO based financing, and the inherent need to develop a regulatory framework within which … Continue reading ICO’s – The New Crowdfunding Platform: Caution, Speedbump Ahead.



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 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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