April 29, 2010
Blaney McMurtry is jointly sponsoring a special program, Mining & Money: Alternative Access to Capital Markets, to be held in Mexico City on Tuesday, May 4, 2010. Other sponsors include the Toronto Stock Exchange, and our clients Candiani Mining, Mexican investment bankers, and Collins Barrow, Chartered Accountants. Blaneys' partners Ralph Cuervo-Lorens and Michael Bennett will be participating, with Michael taking part in a panel discussion on listing on a stock exchange in Canada. Speakers include Kevan Cowan, President TSX Markets and Group Head of Equities TMX Group, Luis Tellez, President of the Mexican Stock Exchange, and the Honourable Guillermo Enrique Rishchynski, Canadian Ambassador to Mexico. The program is intended to introduce Mexican mining companies to the Canadian capital markets. Confirmed attendees include executives of such well known international mining groups as Minera Mexico, Penoles, Fresnillo and Grupo Mexico, as well as the Mexican Undersecretary for Mines, mining investment funds and Mexico's mining promotion agency. Blaneys is partnering with the other program participants to assist in developing the listings market in this sector of growing importance for both countries.