S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes to the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices

Results of the Quarterly Review of the S&P/TSX Composite Index

TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - S&P Dow Jones Canadian Index Services will make the following changes in the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices after the close of trading on Friday, September 19, 2014:

S&P/TSX COMPOSITE INDEX

ADDITIONS
Issue Name Symbol Live Composite GICS Sector Index
Amaya Gaming Group Inc. AYA Consumer Discretionary

Changes to the S&P/TSX Composite Index will also affect the S&P/TSX Capped Composite and Equal Weight Composite Indices.  Stocks added to or removed from the S&P/TSX Composite Index will also be added to or removed from the appropriate Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS) sector index.

S&P/TSX GLOBAL GOLD INDEX

ADDITIONS    
Issue Name Symbol Exchange
Asanko Gold Inc. AKG TSX
Lake Shore Gold Corp. LSG TSX
Rio Alto Mining Limited RIO TSX

S&P/TSX EQUAL WEIGHT GLOBAL GOLD INDEX

ADDITIONS    
Issue Name Symbol Exchange
Rio Alto Mining Limited RIO TSX
Rubicon Minerals Corporation RMX TSX

S&P/TSX GLOBAL MINING INDEX

ADDITIONS    
Issue Name Symbol Exchange
Asanko Gold Inc. AKG TSX
Copper Mountain Mining Corporation CUM TSX
Foresight Energy LP FELP NYSE
Lake Shore Gold Corp. LSG TSX
Trevali Mining Corporation TV TSX

S&P/TSX GLOBAL BASE METALS AND EQUAL WEIGHT GLOBAL BASE METALS INDICES

ADDITIONS    
Issue Name Symbol Exchange
Copper Mountain Mining Corporation CUM TSX
Trevali Mining Corporation TV TSX

DELETIONS    
Issue Name Symbol Exchange
Rio Alto Mining Limited RIO TSX
     

S&P/TSX COMPOSITE DIVIDEND INDEX

DELETIONS  
Issue Name Symbol
Bell Aliant Inc. BA

S&P/TSX COMPOSITE HIGH DIVIDEND INDEX

ADDITIONS
Issue Name Symbol
Aimia Inc. AIM
Telus Corporation T
TORC Oil & Gas Ltd. TOG
   
DELETIONS  
Issue Name Symbol
Bell Aliant Inc. BA
Gibson Energy Inc. GEI
Pembina Pipeline Corporation PPL

S&P/TSX COMPOSITE HIGH BETA INDEX

ADDITIONS  
Issue Name Symbol
BlackBerry Limited BB
Manulife Financial Corporation MFC
Nevsun Resources Ltd. NSU
NuVista Energy Ltd. NVA
Penn West Petroleum Ltd. PWT
Raging River Exploration Inc. RRX
Sherritt International Corp. S
Trinidad Drilling Ltd. TDG
Talisman Energy Inc. TLM
Westport Innovations Inc. WPT
   
DELETIONS  
Issue Name Symbol
Alamos Gold Inc. AGI
Centerra Gold Inc. CG
Canadian Pacific Railway Limited CP
Enerplus Corporation ERF
First Quantum Minerals Ltd. FM
Franco-Nevada Corporation FNV
Osisko Gold Royalties Ltd. OR
Primero Mining Corp. P
Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd. TRQ
Yamana Gold Inc. YRI

S&P/TSX COMPOSITE LOW VOLATILITY INDEX

ADDITIONS  
Issue Name   Symbol
Allied Properties REIT AP.UN
Boardwalk REIT BEI.UN
Canadian Apartment Properties REIT CAR.UN
Cineplex Inc. CGX
Corus Entertainment Inc. CJR.B
Chartwell Retirement Residences CSH.UN
Canadian Tire Corporation Limited CTC.A
Canadian Utilities Ltd. CU
Gibson Energy Inc. GEI
Northland Power Inc. NPI
   
DELETIONS  
Issue Name Symbol
Bell Aliant Inc. BA
Bonterra Energy Corp. BNE
CI Financial Corp. CIX
Canadian Oil Sands Limited COS
Canadian Western Bank CWB
IGM Financial Inc. IGM
Inter Pipeline Ltd. IPL
Manitoba Telecom Services Inc. MBT
Tim Horton's Inc. THI
Vermilion Energy Inc. VET

S&P/TSX HIGH INCOME ENERGY INDEX

DELETIONS  
Issue Name Symbol
Enerflex Ltd. EFX

S&P/TSX 60 ESG INDEX

ADDITIONS  
Issue Name Symbol
Pembina Pipeline Corporation PPL

ANNUAL REVIEW - S&P/TSX RENEWABLE ENERGY AND CLEAN TECHNOLOGY INDEX

ADDITIONS  
Issue Name   Symbol
Alterra Power Corp. AXY
Atlantic Power Corporation ATP
Clearwater Seafoods Inc. CLR
DIRTT Environmental Solutions Ltd. DRT
Hydrogenics Corporation HYG
Orbite Aluminae Inc. ORT
TransAlta Renewables Inc. RNW
   
DELETIONS  
Issue Name Symbol
EcoSynthetix Inc. ECO
Primary Energy Recycling Corporation PRI

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SOURCE: S&P Dow Jones Indices

For further information:

Tony North
Director, Canadian Index Operations
S&P Dow Jones Indices
(+) 416 507 3204
tony.north@spdji.com

David Blitzer
Managing Director and Chairman of the Index Committee
S&P Dow Jones Indices
(+) 212 438 3907
david.blitzer@spdji.com


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