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President & CEO of Aequitas Innovations, Jos Schmitt to Address Economic Club

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/30/14 -- For a Canadian retail investor, a unit holder in a pension or mutual fund or a company seeking to raise capital, recent media headlines relating to our capital markets are confusing, if not alarming: "The markets are rigged", "High Frequency Trading is a cancer", "The venture capital industry is broken", "Firms go public too early". Jos Schmitt, President & CEO of Aequitas Innovations, will look past the headlines and share his insights on the real issues, and the need for industry-driven, innovative solutions to restore confidence in Canada's capital markets.

WHO:    Jos Schmitt
        President and CEO
        Aequitas Innovations Inc.

WHAT:   Address to the Economic Club of Canada
        "What is wrong with Canada's Capital Markets? Understanding the
        Issues and Implementing Solutions"

DATE:   Monday, June 2nd, 2014

TIME:   11:45 a.m-1:30 p.m.

WHERE:  The Hilton Toronto
        145 Richmond St. W.

About the Economic Club of Canada: Since 2003, the Economic Club of Canada has earned a prestigious reputation as THE Podium of Record. Uniquely positioned as the only national non-partisan organization capable of staging events across the country, our mission is to bring our members and guests face-to-face with the most influential leaders of our time. Each year more than 100 policy makers and business leaders approach the Economic Club of Canada to make keynote addresses allowing the opportunity for guests to post questions, direct and unfiltered. Membership is open to all who share a passion for great issues of the day. For more information, or to become a member visit:

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