Standard & Poor's Announces Changes in the S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index

    TORONTO, Feb. 27 /CNW/ - Standard & Poor's will make the following
changes in the S&P/TSX Venture Composite Index after the close of trading on
Friday, February 27, 2009:

    -   The shares of Committee Bay Resources Ltd. (TSXVN:CBR) will trade
        under the new name CBR Gold Corp. The new ticker symbol will be CBG
        and the new CUSIP number will be 149855 10 8. The shares will be
        consolidated on a 1-for-5 basis.

    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.

    Standard & Poor's, a subsidiary of The McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE:  MHP),
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evaluation, investment research and data. With approximately 10,000 employees,
including wholly owned affiliates, located in 23 countries and markets,
Standard & Poor's is an essential part of the world's financial infrastructure
and has played a leading role for more than 140 years in providing investors
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investment and financial decisions. For more information, visit

For further information:

For further information: Tony North, (416) 507-4104,; Dave Guarino, (212) 438-1471,

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