Most actively traded companies on the TSX, TSX Venture Exchange markets

TORONTO – Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange:

Toronto Stock Exchange (11,343.05, down 145.48 points):

Westaim Corp. (TSX:WED). Insurance. Unchanged at 72 cents on 11,627,538 shares.

Bankers Petroleum Ltd. (TSX:BNK). Oil and gas. Down 17 cents, or 7.42 per cent, at $2.12 on 9,289,015 shares.

Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Transportation equipment. Up five cents, or 1.32 per cent, at $3.85 on 5,582,878 shares.

Suncor Energy Inc. (TSX:SU). Oil and gas. Down 32 cents, or 1.14 per cent, at $27.67 on 5,473,791 shares.

BioExx Specialty Proteins Ltd. (TSX:BXI). Specialty foods. Down 5.5 cents or 33.33 per cent, at 11 cents on 5,218,371 shares.

Eastern Platinum Ltd. (TSX:ELR). Miner. Down 1.5 cents, or 4.92 per cent, at 29 cents on 4,751,827 shares.

TSX Venture Exchange (1,240.07, down 63.76 points):

Canaco Resources Inc. (TSXV:CAN). Miner. Down 57.5 cents, or 66.09 per cent, at 29.5 cents on 28,828,069 shares.

Hana Mining Ltd. (TSXV:HMG). Miner. Down 87.5 cents, or 67.83 per cent, at 41.5 cents on 16,561,018 shares.

Companies reporting major news:

CIBC (TSX:CM). Chartered bank. Down 13 cents, or 0.18 per cent, at $71.54 on 1,121,402 shares. Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX:RCI.B). Up 38 cents, or 1.07 per cent, at $35.88 on 1,427,426 shares. The two companies announced a technology partnership that will allow customers with CIBC credit card accounts to use smartphones to pay for retail purchases.

New Flyer Industries Inc. (TSX:NFI). Bus maker. Down two cents, or 0.28 per cent, at $7.13 on 28,943 shares. New Flyers said Tuesday it has signed a deal to raise US$65 million in convertible unsecured subordinated debentures that will be used to repay other higher interest debt.