AGF to Open the Markets at the TSX
TORONTO | April 16, 2007
The American Growth Fund (AGF) turns 50 on Wednesday April 18, 2007 and Chairman and CEO Blake C. Goldring along with other senior executives and special guests will kick off the anniversary celebrations by opening the markets at the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) that morning.
In 1957, co-founders C. Warren Goldring and Allan Manford launched the American Growth Fund and set out to build a company focused on clients and driven by superior investment management. Over the past 50 years, investors have been able to choose from a variety of innovative AGF financial products from a company that has launched market firsts.
Today, AGF remains a proudly independent Canadian-based company employing over 800 people with subsidiaries around the world. AGF is also a strong supporter of the community actively partnering with groups such as the WWF-Canada, the United Way and the Toronto Film Festival and Canadian Film Centre.
Blake C. Goldring and other senior executives
open the markets at the TSX on April 18, 2007.
| Blake C. Goldring and C. Warren Goldring celebrate
the 50th anniversary of AGF at the TSX on April 18, 2007.
Event: AGF opens the markets at the Toronto Stock Exchange
Who: AGF Chairman and CEO Blake C. Goldring
AGF Founder and Honourary Chairman C. Warren Goldring
AGF Director and Vice-Chairman Robert Farquharson
AGF General Counsel and Sr. Vice-President, Law and Corporate Affairs Judy Goldring
TSX Group CEO Richard Nesbitt
Date & Time: Wednesday, April 18, 2007
Reception - 9:00 a.m.
Cake cutting - 9:15 a.m.
Markets open - 9:30 a.m.
Location: Toronto Stock Exchange
130 King Street West
Media may pick up a feed from the TOC (television operations centre) for all market opening ceremonies. The feed is named TSX Transmit 2 and is produced at the TSX and sent live to the TOC. The client moves into position for the market opening ceremony at approximately 9:27 a.m. and the markets will open with the sound of a SIREN (the traditional market opening on the Toronto Stock Exchange) at 9:30 a.m.
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