S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes in Canadian Indices

A Deletion from S&P/TSX Venture Composite and Venture Select Indices 
TORONTO, Dec. 7, 2012 /CNW/ - The shareholders of Prodigy Gold Incorporated 
(TSXVN:PDG) have approved the Plan of Arrangement whereby the company will be 
acquired by Argonaut Gold Inc. (TSX:AR). Shareholders of Prodigy Gold will 
receive 0.1042 shares of Argonaut Gold and $CDN0.000001 cash per share held. 
Prodigy Gold will be removed from the S&P/TSX Venture Composite and Venture 
Select Indices after the close of Monday, December 10, 2012. 
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Tony North Director, Canadian Index Operations S&P Dow Jones Indices 
tony_north@spdji.com 416-507-3204 
David Blitzer Managing Director and Chairman of the Index Committee S&P Dow 
Jones Indices david_blitzer@spdji.com 212-438-3907  
SOURCE: Standard & Poor's Canadian Index Operations 
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