Torstar Corporation

June 05, 2006 14:28 ET

Torstar Corporation TSX Ticker Symbol to Change

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - June 5, 2006) - Effective Wednesday, June 7, 2006, the ticker symbol for Torstar Corporation (TSX:TS.NV.B) non-voting Class B shares on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) will be changed. TS.B will replace the current symbol, TS.nv.b.

This amendment is part of the TSX Group's discontinuance of its symbol extension program.


Torstar Corporation is a broadly based media company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange: TS.nv.b (TS.B effective June 7th). Its businesses include newspapers led by the Toronto Star, Canada's largest daily newspaper; CityMedia Group, publishers of daily and community newspapers in Southwestern Ontario; Metroland Printing, Publishing & Distributing, publishers of more than 90 community newspapers in Ontario; digital properties including, and; and Harlequin Enterprises, a leading global publisher of women's fiction.

Torstar's news releases are available on the Internet at

Contact Information

  • Torstar Corporation
    D. Holland
    Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer
    (416) 869-4031