S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Quarterly Index Reviews

TORONTO, Jan. 11, 2013 /CNW/ - S&P Dow Jones Indices Canadian Index Operations announces the following index changes as a result of the quarterly S&P/TSX Preferred Share Index and S&P/TSX Venture Select Index Reviews.  These changes will be effective at the open on Monday, January 21, 2013

S&P/TSX Preferred Share Index


ADDITIONS

Symbol Issue Name

CUSIP
AQN.PR.A Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. Series 'A' Preferred 015857 30 3
BCE.PR.B BCE Inc. 1st Preferred Series 'AB' 05534B 69 5
BAM.PF.C Brookfield Asset Management Inc. Class 'A' Preferred Series 36 112585 59 1
BRF.PR.C Brookfield Renewable Power Preferred Equity Inc. Class 'A' Series 3 11283Q 40 4
CPX.PR.C Capital Power Corporation Series '3' Preferred 14042M 50 8
CCS.PR.C Co-Operators General Insurance Co. Class 'E' Preferred Series 'C' 189906 40 7
ENB.PR.T Enbridge Inc. Preferred Series 'R' 29250N 73 3
FTS.PR.G Fortis Inc. 5-Year Reset Preferred Series 'G' 349553 83 4
FTS.PR.J Fortis Inc. 5-Year Reset Preferred Series 'J' 349553 79 2
GWO.PR.R Great-West Lifeco Inc. 4.80% 1st Preferred Series 'R' 39138C 75 9
LB.PR.F Laurentian Bank of Canada Class 'A' Preferred Series 11 51925D 84 1
MFC.PR.J Manulife Financial Corp. Non-Cumulative Class 1 Preferred Series '11' 56501R 76 7
NA.PR.Q National Bank of Canada 5-Year Reset 1st Preferred Series '28' 633067 33 5



DELETIONS

Symbol Issue Name

CUSIP

DC.PR.A Dundee Corporation 5.00% Preferred Series '1' 264901 60 4
NA.PR.L National Bank of Canada 1st Preferred Series '16' 633067 51 7

S&P/TSX Preferred Share Laddered Index


ADDITIONS

Symbol
Issue Name

CUSIP
AQN.PR.A Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. Series 'A' Preferred 015857 30 3
BPO.PR.T BROOKFIELD OFFICE PROP INC. CL AAA PR SER 'T' 112900 76 6
CPX.PR.A CAPITAL POWER CORPORATION SERIES '1' PR 14042M 30 0
CPX.PR.C CAPITAL POWER CORPORATION SERIES '3' PR 14042M 50 8
CWB.PR.A CANADIAN WESTERN BANK 5-YR RESET PR SER '3' 136765 10 4
ENB.PR.D ENBRIDGE INC. PR SER 'D' 29250N 88 1
ENB.PR.F ENBRIDGE INC. PR SER 'F' 29250N 86 5
ENB.PR.H ENBRIDGE INC. PR SER 'H' 29250N 84 0
ENB.PR.N ENBRIDGE INC. PR SER 'N' 29250N 77 4
LB.PR.F LAURENTIAN BANK OF CANADA PR 'A' SERIES 11 51925D 84 1
MFC.PR.J MANULIFE FINANCIAL CORP NN-CM CL 1 PR SER 11 56501R 76 7
NA.PR.Q NATIONAL BANK OF CANADA 5-YR 1ST PR SER '28' 633067 33 5
RY.PR.I ROYAL BANK OF CANADA 1ST PR NON-CUM SER 'AJ' 78010A 41 6


DELETIONS

Symbol
Issue Name

CUSIP

DC.PR.A Dundee Corporation 5.00% Preferred Series '1' 264901 60 4

S&P/TSX Venture Select Index


ADDITIONS

Symbol
Issue Name

CUSIP
LVL Lynden Energy Corp. 551275 10 0
TK Tinka Resources Limited 887522 10 0


DELETIONS

Symbol
Issue Name

CUSIP
XOP Canadian Overseas Petroleum Limited 13643D 10 7
CBJ CB Gold Inc. 12481A 10 0
DAN d'Arianne Resources Inc. 04033X 20 9
IPT IMPACT Silver Corp. 45257A 10 2
PDQ Petrodorado Energy Ltd. 71646V 10 2
PFC PetroFrontier Corp. 71648X 10 6
PMI Petromanas Energy Inc. 71672A 10 5
PIE Primary Petroleum Corporation 74161X 10 7
RVS Riverstone Resources Inc. 768906 10 9
RPM Rye Patch Gold Corp. 783727 10 0
TMD Titan Medical Inc. 88830X 10 8
UCU Ucore Rare Metals Inc. 90348V 10 3
VIT Victoria Gold Corp. 92625W 10 1
WEE Wavefront Technology Solutions Inc. 94354B 10 0

Company additions to and deletions from an S&P equity index do not in any way reflect an opinion on the investment merits of the company.

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SOURCE: Standard & Poor's Canadian Index Operations

For further information:

Tony North
Director, Canadian Index Operations
S&P Dow Jones Indices
tony_north@standardandpoors.com
416-507-3204

David Blitzer
Managing Director and Chairman of the Index Committee
S&P Dow Jones Indices
david_blitzer@standardandpoors.com
212-438-3907