TORONTO, Dec. 30 /CNW/ - Standard & Poor's Canadian Index Operations announces the following index changes:
- Cameco Corporation (TSX:CCO) has announced the closing of a bought-
deal offering of shares of Centerra Gold Inc. (TSX:CG). Following the
transaction, Cameco will have disposed of its entire stake in
Centerra. The relative weight of Centerra will increase in the
S&P/TSX Composite and Capped Composite, the S&P/TSX Completion and
Equity Completion, the S&P/TSX Equity and Capped Equity and the
S&P/TSX Capped Materials indices to reflect the increase in index
shares as part of the transaction, which will be effective after the
close of trading on Thursday, December 31, 2009.
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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