TORONTO, Feb. 25 /CNW/ - Standard & Poor's Canadian Index Operations
announces the following index changes:
- The shareholders of Alabama National Bancorporation (NASDAQ: ALAB)
have approved the takeover offer from Royal Bank of Canada (TSX:RY).
The relative weight of Royal Bank will increase in the S&P/TSX
Composite and Capped Composite, the S&P/TSX Equity, Capped Equity and
Equity 60, the S&P/TSX 60 and 60 Capped and the S&P/TSX Capped
Financials indices after the close of trading on
Monday, March 3, 2008, to reflect the issuance of new shares as part
of the transaction.
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.
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