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

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

TORONTO, June 12, 2015 /CNW/ - S&P Dow Jones Indices Canadian Index Services will make the following changes in the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices effective after the close on Friday, June 19, 2015:

S&P/TSX COMPOSITE INDEX

ADDITIONS

Issue Name

Symbol

Live Composite GICS Sector Index


Computer Modelling Group Ltd.

CMG

Information Technology


Enghouse Systems Limited

ESL

Information Technology


Intertain Group Limited (The)

IT

Consumer Discretionary


Mitel Networks Corporation

MNW

Information Technology


Seven Generations Energy Ltd.

VII

Energy



DELETIONS

Issue Name

Symbol

Live Composite GICS Sector Index


AGF Management Ltd.

AGF.B

Financials


Canexus Corporation

CUS

Materials


Capstone Mining Corp.

CS

Materials, Div.Metals & Mining


RMP Energy Inc.

RMP

Energy


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.

NOTE:  Newalta Corporation (NAL) will be removed from the S&P/TSX Capped Industrials Index and added to the S&P/TSX Capped Energy Index as part of this index review. Newalta will not be removed from the S&P/TSX Equal Weight Industrials Index at this time

NOTE:  Chartwell Retirement Residences (CSH.UN) will be removed from the S&P/TSX Capped REIT and the S&P/TSX Capped Real Estate Indices and added to the S&P/TSX Capped Health Care Index as part of this index review.

NOTE:  The IWF for Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (VRX) will increase from 0.93 to 0.94 to reflect the sale of shares by ValueAct Capital Management, L.P. announced June 11, 2015.

S&P/TSX GLOBAL GOLD INDEX

DELETIONS



Issue Name

Symbol

Exchange

Argonaut Gold Inc.

AR

TSX

Seabridge Gold Inc.

SA

NYSE

S&P/TSX GLOBAL MINING INDEX

DELETIONS



Issue Name

Symbol

Exchange

Argonaut Gold Inc.

AR

TSX

Dundee Precious Metals Inc.

DPM

TSX

Foresight Energy LP

FELP

NYSE

Seabridge Gold Inc.

SA

NYSE

Thompson Creek Metals Co. Inc.

TCM

TSX

S&P/TSX GLOBAL BASE METALS INDEX

DELETIONS



Issue Name

Symbol

Exchange

Thompson Creek Metals Co. Inc.

TCM

TSX




S&P/TSX COMPOSITE DIVIDEND INDEX

ADDITIONS

Issue Name

Symbol

Computer Modelling Group Ltd.

CMG

Dominion Diamond Corporation

DDC

Enghouse Systems Limited

ESL



DELETIONS

Issue Name

Symbol

AGF Management Ltd.

AGF.B

Canexus Corporation

CUS

Pacific Rubiales Energy Corporation

PRE

Trican Well Service Ltd.

TCW

S&P/TSX COMPOSITE HIGH DIVIDEND INDEX

ADDITIONS

Issue Name

Symbol


Allied Properties REIT

AP.UN


AltaGas Ltd.

ALA


Bank of Montreal

BMO


Bank of Nova Scotia

BNS


Canadian REIT

REF.UN


Dorel Industries Inc.

DII.B


National Bank of Canada

NA


Power Financial Corporation

PWF


Shaw Communications Inc.

SJR.B


Westshore Terminals Investment Corporation

WTE





DELETIONS



Issue Name

Symbol


AGF Management Ltd.

AGF.B


Canexus Corporation

CUS


Norbord Inc.

NBD


Pacific Rubiales Energy Corporation

PRE


Pan American Silver Corp.

PAA


Penn West Petroleum Ltd.

PWT


Teck Resources Limited

TCK.B


Transcontinental Inc.

TCL.A


Trican Well Service Ltd.

TCW


WSP Global Inc.

WSP









S&P/TSX COMPOSITE HIGH BETA INDEX

ADDITIONS


Issue Name

Symbol

ARC Resources Ltd.

ARX

Freehold Royalties Ltd.

FRU

Gibson Energy Inc.

GEI

Methanex Corp.

MX

Seven Generations Energy Ltd.

VII



DELETIONS


Issue Name

Symbol

Badger Daylighting Ltd.

BAD

Capstone Mining Corp.

CS

Prairiesky Royalty Ltd.

PSK

RMP Energy Inc.

RMP

S&P/TSX COMPOSITE LOW VOLATILITY INDEX

ADDITIONS


Issue Name

  Symbol

CAE Inc.

CAE

Empire Company Ltd.

EMP.A



DELETIONS


Issue Name

Symbol

Brookfield Asset Management Inc.

BAM.A

Northern Property REIT

NPR.UN

S&P/TSX HIGH INCOME ENERGY INDEX

ADDITIONS


Issue Name

Symbol

Newalta Corporation

NAL



DELETIONS


Issue Name

Symbol

Pacific Rubiales Energy Corporation

PRE

Savanna Energy Services Corp.

SVY

TransGlobe Energy Corporation

TGL

Trican Well Service Ltd.

TCW

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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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