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S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes to the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices

Friday, August 10, 2012

S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes to the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices17:15 EDT Friday, August 10, 2012The Semi-Annual Review of the S&P/TSX Venture 30 IndexTORONTO, Aug. 10, 2012 /CNW/ - S&P Canadian Index Services announces the results of the semi-annual review of the S&P/TSX Venture 30 Index effective after the close of trading on Friday, August 17, 2012.ADDITIONS Issue NameSymbolChesapeake Gold Corp.CKGEnergold Drilling Corp.EGDGoldQuest Mining Corp.GQCGreat Western Minerals Group Ltd.GWGIona Energy Inc.INAMart Resources Inc.MMTNew Zealand Energy Corp.NZNewstrike Capital Inc.NESNovus Energy Inc.NVSOrko Silver Corp.OKPan Orient Energy Corp.POEPure Industrial Real Estate TrustAAR.UNSilverCrest Mines Inc.SVLSterling Resources Ltd.SLGDELETIONS Issue NameSymbolBelo Sun Mining Corp.BSXCanaco Resources Inc.CANCB Gold Inc.CBJCGX Energy Inc.OYLGalway Resources Ltd.GWYHana Mining Ltd.HMGIntertainment Media Inc.INTPetroFrontier Corp.PFCQuest Rare Minerals Ltd.QRMRio Alto Mining LimitedRIORoxgold Inc.ROGCompany 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.About S&P Dow Jones IndicesS&P Dow Jones Indices LLC, a subsidiary of The McGraw-Hill Companies is the world's largest, global resource for index-based concepts, data and research. Home to iconic financial market indicators, such as the S&P 500® and the Dow Jones Industrial AverageSM, S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC has over 115 years of experience constructing innovative and transparent solutions that fulfill the needs of institutional and retail investors. More assets are invested in products based upon our indices than any other provider in the world. With over 830,000 indices covering a wide range of assets classes across the globe, S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC defines the way investors measure and trade the markets. To learn more about our company, please visit is not possible to invest directly in an index. S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC, Dow Jones, and their respective affiliates, parents, subsidiaries, directors, officers, shareholders, employees and agents (collectively "S&P Dow Jones Indices") does not sponsor, endorse, sell, or promote any investment fund or other vehicle that is offered by third parties and that seeks to provide an investment return based on the returns of any S&P Dow Jones Indices index. This document does not constitute an offer of services in jurisdictions where S&P Dow Jones Indices or its affiliates do not have the necessary licenses. S&P Dow Jones Indices receives compensation in connection with licensing its indices to third parties.STANDARD & POOR'S and S&P are registered trademarks of Standard & Poor's Financial Services LLC.  "Dow Jones" is a registered trademark of Dow Jones Trademark Holdings LLC ("Dow Jones").   SOURCE: Standard & Poor's Canadian Index OperationsFor further information: Tony North Director, Canadian Index Operations S&P Dow Jones Indices 416-507-3204 David Blitzer Managing Director and Chairman of the Index Committee S&P Dow Jones Indices 212-438-3907