Press release from CNW Group
S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes to the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices
Thursday, August 29, 2013
S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes to the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices17:15 EDT Thursday, August 29, 2013
A Refinement of the Definition of Domicile of a Company
TORONTO, Aug. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - S&P Dow Jones Canadian Index Services will make the following changes in the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices:
Following extensive consultation with the community of index users in Canada, S&P Dow Jones announces that changes have been made in the methodology of the S&P/TSX Canadian indices that refine the definition of what constitutes a Canadian company for index eligibility purposes. As a result, effective immediately, the following companies are now deemed eligible for consideration for inclusion in S&P/TSX indices. For further detailed information about the specifics of the change, please refer to the methodology documents online at www.spindices.com.
BIP.UN - Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP
BPY.UN - Brookfield Property Partners LP
BEP.UN - Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners LP
EDV - Endeavour Mining Corporation
CNL - Continental Gold Limited
GTE - Gran Tierra Energy Inc.
TPL - Tethys Petroleum Limited
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SOURCE: Standard & Poor's Canadian Index Operations
For further information:
Director, Canadian Index Operations
S&P Dow Jones Indices
Managing Director and Chairman of the Index Committee
S&P Dow Jones Indices