A Share Update in the S&P/TSX Composite and 60 Indices
TORONTO, June 24, 2013 /CNW/ - S&P Dow Jones Canadian Index Services will make the following changes in the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices:
On Monday, June 24, 2013, Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (TSX:VRX) announced the closing of a public offering of common shares. As a result of the increase in the number of shares outstanding of the company, the relative weight of Valeant will increase in the S&P/TSX Composite and Capped Composite and the S&P/TSX 60 and 60 Capped indices. There will be no weight change effective in the S&P/TSX Composite Equal Weight, the S&P/TSX 60 Equal Weight, the S&P/TSX Capped Health Care or the S&P/TSX 60 130/30 Strategy Indices. These changes will be effective after close on Tuesday, July 2, 2013.
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