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Wajax Announces Inclusion in S&P/TSX Composite Index

Friday, June 08, 2012

Wajax Announces Inclusion in S&P/TSX Composite Index17:49 EDT Friday, June 08, 2012TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 8, 2012) - Wajax Corporation (TSX:WJX) is pleased to announce its inclusion in the S&P/TSX Composite Index effective at market open on Monday, June 18, 2012. The S&P/TSX Composite Index is the headline index and principal broad market measure for the Canadian equity markets and is the basis for multiple sub-indices. "Wajax's inclusion in the S&P/TSX Composite Index represents a significant milestone in our long history as a public company and underscores our recent successes," said Mark Foote, President and Chief Executive Officer. "We look forward to the increased exposure and visibility as we execute on our strategies for continued growth."Wajax Corporation is a leading Canadian distributor and service support provider of mobile equipment, power systems and industrial components. Reflecting a diversified exposure to the Canadian economy, its three distinct core businesses operate through a network of 117 branches across Canada. Its customer base spans natural resources, construction, transportation, manufacturing, industrial processing and utilities.FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Mark FooteWajax CorporationPresident and Chief Executive Officer(905) 212-3300mfoote@wajax.comORJohn HamiltonWajax CorporationChief Financial Officer(905) 212-3300jhamilton@wajax.com