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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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

CSE Talks Issues & Changes in the Capital Markets

Event Date: May 28, 2019 - 2:45pm

Richard Carleton, CEO of the Canadian Securities Exchange, invites you to attend a roundtable conversation about issues and changes in the capital markets, taking place on May 28, 2019 in Calgary.

The speakers at this CSE-hosted event will include listed companies officers and public market professionals, who will cover a variety of interesting topics.

2019 ACA Northwest Regional Meeting

Event Date: June 4, 2019 (All day)

The CSE is proud to sponsor the 2019 ACA Northwest Regional Meeting, taking place on June 4 and 5 at the Telus Convention Centre in Calgary.

This event, which is open to ACA members, accredited investors, and invited community guests, will focus on interactive discussion by investors for investors. Attendees will have the chance to take part in a number of sessions about the latest trends and opportunities for angel investors in a changing ecosystem, and to network with fellow industry professionals.

TakeStock Alberta

Event Date: June 5, 2019 - 8:30am

The CSE is proud to be heading back to Calgary to once again sponsor TakeStock! Alberta on June 5, 2019 at the Calgary Petroleum Club.

This year’s event offers investors the opportunity to connect with senior management from companies across a wide variety of industries, including finance, tech, industrial, and service.



Special Presentation: Security Token Offerings (STOs) at Blockchain Revolution Global

May 23, 2019 | PE Podcasts

This special presentation from the Blockchain Revolution Global Conference in April 2019 is brought to you by the CSE – Canadian Securities Exchange. This conversation between CSE CEO Richard Carleton and Blockstation CTO Jai Waterman, with hosting duties by CSE’s James Black, dives into the world of Security Token Offerings (STOs) and how the industry … Continue reading Special Presentation: Security Token Offerings (STOs) at Blockchain Revolution Global


Jack Bensimon on the Benefits of STOs in a Post-Quadriga World

May 22, 2019 | PE Podcasts

Jack Bensimon, Managing Director of Black Swan Diagnostics, sat down with Barrington Miller to draw the distinctions between blockchain and digital currency (0:45), the practicalities of security token offerings (STOs) as a vehicle to raise global capital (4:45), and the importance of having regulated exchanges that offer investor protections and liquidity (8:30). Listen to the … Continue reading Jack Bensimon on the Benefits of STOs in a Post-Quadriga World


Elizabeth Naumovski On Financial Literacy And Climbing An Active Volcano In Italy

May 15, 2019 | PE Podcasts

Caldwell Securities Vice President of Marketing, Elizabeth Naumovski, sat down with Grace Pedota to discuss her experience climbing Stromboli, an active volcano in Sicily (1:40), developing her own financial literacy show that was influenced from her fear of finance along with her experience of hosting various finance shows (10:18), and the lessons she learned growing … Continue reading Elizabeth Naumovski On Financial Literacy And Climbing An Active Volcano In Italy



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, Ontario, M5X 1E1
Phone 416-572-2000
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