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

Neo Material Technologies Inc. To Be Removed From the S&P/TSX Composite Index

TORONTO, June 12, 2012 /CNW/ - S&P Canadian Index Services will make the following changes in the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices:

The shareholders of Neo Material Technologies Inc. (TSX:NEM) have accepted the cash and share exchange offer from Molycorp Inc. (NYSE: MCP). Neo Material Technologies will be removed from the S&P/TSX Composite and Capped Composite, the S&P/TSX Equity and Capped Equity, the S&P/TSX Completion and Equity Completion, the S&P/TSX SmallCap and Equity SmallCap, the S&P/TSX Capped Materials, the S&P/TSX Composite High Beta and the S&P/TSX Composite Equal Weight Indices effective after the close of Wednesday, June 13, 2012.

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

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

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