Aimia, formerly known as Groupe Aeroplan, has announced:
Groupe Aeroplan Inc., now carrying on business as Aimia today reconfirmed that, effective October 7, 2011, the company’s ticker symbols on Toronto Stock Exchange will be changed and its common shares and cumulative rate reset preferred shares, Series 1 will begin trading under the symbols AIM and AIM.PR.A, respectively.
The ticker symbol changes follow the announcement earlier this week of the company’s new name and global brand identity.
“As announced earlier this week, we selected our new name, Aimia, to represent the full-suite, global loyalty business that we have become,” said Rupert Duchesne, President and CEO of Aimia. “It encompasses our straightforward passion to build long term, profitable relationships and our goal to become the recognized global leader in loyalty management.”
The proxy circular for the next Annual Meeting of Shareholders will include a proposal to amend the company’s articles of incorporation to change its corporate name to Aimia Inc.