S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes to the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices
A Share Update for the S&P/TSX Composite Index
TORONTO, Nov. 14, 2013 /CNW/ - S&P Dow Jones Canadian Index Services will make
the following changes in the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices:
Barrick Gold Corporation (TSX: ABX) has closed a bought deal equity offering
of common shares that was announced on October 31, 2013. After the close of
trading on Thursday, November 21, 2013, the relative weight of Barrick Gold
will increase in the S&P/TSX Composite and Capped Composite, the S&P/TSX 60
and 60 Capped, the S&P/TSX Capped Materials, the S&P/TSX Global Mining, the
S&P/TSX Global Gold and the S&P/TSX Composite Dividend Indices to reflect this
issuance of new shares. There will be no weight change for Barrick Gold in the
S&P/TSX Composite Equal Weight, the S&P/TSX 60 Equal Weight, the S&P/TSX
Composite High Beta, the S&P/TSX 60 130/30 Strategy or the S&P/TSX Equal
Weight Global gold Indices.
About S&P Dow Jones Indices
S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC, a part of McGraw Hill Financial, 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 Average™, S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC has over 115 years of
experience constructing innovative and transparent solutions that fulfill the
needs of 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 asset 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 www.spdji.com.
Standard & Poor's and S&P are registered trademarks of Standard & Poor's
Financial Services LLC, a part of McGraw Hill Financial. Dow Jones is a
registered trademark of Dow Jones Trademark Holdings LLC ("Dow Jones").
These trademarks have been licensed to S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC. It is not
possible to invest directly in an index. S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC, Dow Jones,
S&P and their respective affiliates (collectively "S&P Dow Jones Indices") do
not sponsor, endorse, sell, or promote any investment fund or other investment
vehicle that is offered by third parties and that seeks to provide an
investment return based on the performance of any index. This document does
not constitute an offer of services in jurisdictions where S&P Dow Jones
Indices does 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 S&P Dow Jones Indices
Tony North Director, Canadian Index Operations S&P Dow Jones Indices
David Blitzer Managing Director and Chairman of the Index Committee S&P Dow
Jones Indices email@example.com 212-438-3907
To view this news release in HTML formatting, please use the following URL:
CO: S&P Dow Jones Indices
-0- Nov/14/2013 22:15 GMT
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.