TORONTO, Oct. 2 /CNW/ - Standard & Poor's Canadian Index Operations announces the following index changes:
- The shareholders of TriStar Oil & Gas Ltd. (TSX:TOG) have approved
the plan of arrangement with Petrobank Energy and Resources Ltd.
(TSX:PBG) whereby TriStar will be combined with Petrobank's Canadian
business unit. The combined entity, called PetroBakken Energy Ltd.
(TSX:PBN), will remain in the S&P/TSX Composite and Capped Composite,
the S&P/TSX Equity and Capped Equity, the S&P/TSX Completion and
Equity Completion and the S&P/TSX Capped Energy indices. The
transaction will be effective after the close of Monday, October 5,
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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