Canadian Equities

Canadian Equities

Providing growing liquidity and operational excellence for Canadian equity trading.


Committed to Canadian market participants, Nasdaq offers three Canadian marketplaces for trading TSX and TSX-Venture listed securities: Nasdaq CXC, Nasdaq CX2 and Nasdaq CXD.

Nasdaq CXC

A key pool of liquidity in Canada, Nasdaq CXC provides clients a reliable platform for the trading of Canadian equities and offers price/time priority, post-trade attribution model.

Nasdaq CXC offers:

  • Market-agnostic smart routing
  • Advanced order types
  • Trade reporting
  • Risk management tools
  • Historical market data and direct connectivity services

Nasdaq CXC provides the best execution for clients, with enhanced connectivity to dark pools.

Nasdaq CX2

Nasdaq CX2 was designed to provide additional cost savings and trading efficiencies. Through a unique pricing model and broker preference functionality, Nasdaq CX2 helps to improve investment performance and drive positive market structure change. Leveraging INET technology and global experience, Nasdaq CX2 benefits investors and issuers alike.

Nasdaq CXD

Launched due to customer demand, Nasdaq CXD, provides an alternative source of non-displayed liquidity providing size discovery and price improvement opportunities. Nasdaq CXD delivers:

  • Price Improvement and Trade at the touch opportunities
  • Competitive, low pricing
  • Broker priority
  • Seamless, easy-to-access technology

Interested in trading Canadian equities with Nasdaq? Contact your dedicated Nasdaq Sales team.
Recent Press Releases
Nasdaq to Acquire Chi-X Canada
Dec 8, 2015

Scroll up