Standard & Poor's Announces Changes in the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices

TORONTO, June 10, 2011 /CNW/ - Standard & Poor's Canadian Index Operations announces the following index changes as a result of the Quarterly S&P/TSX Composite Index Review.  These changes will be effective at the open on Monday, June 20, 2011:

S&P/TSX COMPOSITE INDEX

ADDITIONS
Issue Name Symbol 60/Completion Live Composite GICS Sector Index
Athabasca Oil Sands Corp. ATH Completion Energy
B2Gold Corp. BTO Completion Materials
Bonterra Energy Corp. BNE Completion Energy
Canexus Income Fund CUS.UN Completion Materials
Capital Power Corporation CPX Completion Utilities
Endeavour Silver Corp. EDR Completion Materials
Extorre Gold Mines Limited XG Completion Materials
MEG Energy Corp. MEG Completion Energy
Paramount Resources Ltd. POU Completion Energy
Romarco Minerals Inc. R Completion Materials
San Gold Corporation SGR Completion Materials
Tahoe Resources Inc. THO Completion Materials
Tourmaline Oil Corp. TOU Completion Energy
Wi-LAN Inc. WIN Completion Information Technology

DELETIONS
Issue Name Symbol 60/Completion Live Composite GICS Sector Index
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Inc. RBA Completion Industrials

Changes to the S&P/TSX Composite Index will also affect the S&P/TSX Capped Composite Index.  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 - JUNE 2011 - QUARTERLY REVIEW

ADDITIONS    
Issue Name Symbol Exchange
Continental Gold Limited CNL TSX
NGEx Resources Inc. NGQ TSX
Perseus Mining Limited PRU TSX
Queenston Mining Inc. QMI TSX
Romarco Minerals Inc. R TSX
San Gold Corporation SGR TSX

S&P/TSX GLOBAL MINING INDEX - JUNE 2011 - QUARTERLY REVIEW

ADDITIONS    
Issue Name Symbol Exchange
Altius Minerals Corporation ALS TSX
Continental Gold Limited CNL TSX
Katanga Mining Ltd. KAT TSX
Molycorp, Inc. MCP NYSE
Mountain Province Diamonds Inc. MPV TSX
NGEx Resources Inc. NGQ TSX
Perseus Mining Limited PRU TSX
Queenston Mining Inc. QMI TSX
Romarco Minerals Inc. R TSX
San Gold Corporation SGR TSX
SouthGobi Resources Ltd. SGQ TSX
Tahoe Resources Inc. THO TSX
DELETIONS    
Issue Name Symbol Exchange
UEX Corporation UEX TSX
Uranium Energy Corp. UEC AMEX

S&P/TSX GLOBAL BASE METALS INDEX - JUNE 2011 - QUARTERLY REVIEW

ADDITIONS    
Issue Name Symbol Exchange
Altius Minerals Corporation ALS TSX
Katanga Mining Ltd. KAT TSX
Molycorp, Inc. MCP NYSE

S&P/TSX COMPOSITE DIVIDEND INDEX - JUNE 2011 - QUARTERLY REVIEW

ADDITIONS


Issue Name
Symbol

Bonterra Energy Corp. BNE
Canexus Income Fund CUS.UN
Capital Power Corporation CPX
Nevsun Resources Ltd. NSU
Silver Wheaton Corp. SLW
Wi-LAN Inc. WIN

DELETIONS


Issue Name
Symbol
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Inc. RBA

S&P/TSX EQUITY INCOME INDEX - JUNE 2011 - QUARTERLY REVIEW

ADDITIONS


Issue Name
Symbol
Bonterra Energy Corp. BNE
Canadian Oil Sands Limited COS
Canexus Income Fund CUS.UN
Capital  Power Corporation CPX
Mullen Group Ltd. MTL

DELETIONS


Issue Name
Symbol
Fortis Inc. FTS
National Bank of Canada NA
Nordion Inc. NDN
Peyto Exploration & Development Corp. PEY
TMX Group Inc. X

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.

About S&P Indices
S&P Indices, the world's leading index provider, maintains a wide variety of investable and benchmark indices to meet an array of investor needs. Over $1.25 trillion is directly indexed to Standard & Poor's family of indices, which includes the S&P 500, the world's most followed stock market index, the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, the leading measure of U.S. home prices, the S&P Global BMI, an index with approximately 11,000 constituents, the S&P GSCI, the industry's most closely watched commodities index, and the S&P National AMT-Free Municipal Bond Index, the premier investable index for U.S. municipal bonds. For more information, please visit www.standardandpoors.com/indices.

SOURCE Standard

For further information:

Tony North
Standard & Poor's
Director, Canadian Index Services
(416) 507-3204
tony_north@standardandpoors.com

David R. Guarino
Standard & Poor's
Communications
(212) 438-1471
dave_guarino@standardandpoors.com

 

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