VANCOUVER, Dec. 13 /CNW/ - Capstone Mining Corp. (CS: TSX) today announced that on December 10,
2010 Standard & Poor's Canadian Index Operations announced the addition
of Capstone to the S&P/TSX Composite Index as a result of its quarterly
review. The addition will be effective at market open on Monday,
December 20, 2010.
"The addition of Capstone to the S&P/TSX Composite Index is a result of
the substantial increase in market capitalization of Capstone over the
past number of months," said Darren Pylot, Vice Chairman and CEO.
"Inclusion in the index should encourage broader participation in
Capstone's shareholder register, particularly by index funds and
similar investment vehicles."
This document may contain "forward-looking information" within the
meaning of Canadian securities legislation and "forward-looking
statements" within the meaning of the United States Private Securities
Litigation Reform Act of 1995 (collectively, "forward-looking
statements"). These forward-looking statements are made as of the date
of this document and Capstone Mining Corp. (the "Company") does not
intend, and does not assume any obligation, to update these
forward-looking statements, except as required under applicable
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