Cohen & Steers Announces Change in Global Realty Majors Portfolio Index

   Cohen & Steers Announces Change in Global Realty Majors Portfolio Index

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2013

NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cohen & Steers, Inc. (NYSE: CNS)
announced today a pending change to its Global Realty Majors Portfolio Index
(GRM) effective at the close of business on February 15, 2013.

Component change:              Deletion and Replacement
Index Name:               Cohen & Steers Global Realty Majors Portfolio
                                 Index
Index Symbol:             GRM
Calculation method:             Free-Float Adjusted Modified Capitalization
                                 Weighted Index
Deleted component symbol: ECMPA NA
Deleted component name:   Eurocommercial Properties NV
Replacement component symbol: DEQ GR
Replacement component name:  Deutsche EuroShop AG

The Global Realty Majors Portfolio Index is a free-float adjusted, modified
market-cap-weighted total return index of selected real estate equity
securities. It is quoted intraday on a real-time basis by the Chicago
Mercantile Exchange under the symbol GRM. The index's free-float market
capitalization approach and qualitative screening process emphasize companies
that the Cohen & Steers Index Committee believes are leading the
securitization of real estate globally.

GRM can be used as an indexing benchmark, stock selection universe, underlying
index for derivative instruments or performance benchmark. All index
weightings are independently calculated by Standard & Poor's.



SOURCE Cohen & Steers, Inc.; Global Realty Majors Portfolio Index

Contact: Anthony Ialeggio, Senior Vice President, Director of Global
Marketing, Cohen & Steers, Inc., +1-212-796-9345