Press release from CNW Group
S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes to the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices
Monday, June 03, 2013
S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes to the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices17:15 EDT Monday, June 03, 2013
A Deletion from the S&P/TSX Composite and Global Mining Indices
TORONTO, June 3, 2013 /CNW/ - S&P Dow Jones Canadian Index Services will make the following changes in the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices:
The shareholders of Aurizon Mines Ltd. (TSX:ARZ) have agreed to a Plan of Arrangement with Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL). Aurizon Mines shareholders will receive a combination of cash and shares of Hecla Mining for each share held. Aurizon Mines will be removed from the S&P/TSX Composite, Capped Composite and Composite Equal Weight, the S&P/TSX Completion and SmallCap, the S&P/TSX Capped Materials, the S&P/TSX Global Gold and Equal Weight Global Gold and the S&P/TSX Global Mining Indices after the close of trading on Wednesday, June 5, 2013.
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SOURCE: Standard & Poor's Canadian Index Operations
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Director, Canadian Index Operations
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