Crestwood Midstream To Join The Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index

       Crestwood Midstream To Join The Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index

PR Newswire

DALLAS, Dec. 13, 2013

DALLAS, Dec. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Alerian announced that following the
close of business on Friday, December 20, Crestwood Midstream Partners LP
(NYSE: CMLP) will be added to the Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index (NYSE:

Crestwood Midstream Partners operates natural gas, natural gas liquids, and
crude oil logistics assets. Tesoro Logistics Partners (NYSE: TLLP) will be
removed from the index following the close of business on December 20.

The 25 constituents of the index will be rebalanced on a capped,
float-adjusted, capitalization-weighted basis in accordance with the existing
index methodology. Constituent additions to and deletions from the index do
not reflect an opinion by Alerian on the investment merits of the respective

About the Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index

The Alerian MLP Infrastructure Index, comprised of 25 energy infrastructure
Master Limited Partnerships, is a liquid, midstream-focused subset of the
Alerian MLP Index (NYSE: AMZ). The index, whose constituents earn the majority
of their cash flow from the transportation, storage, and processing of energy
commodities, provides investors with an unbiased benchmark for the
infrastructure component of this emerging asset class. The index, which is
calculated using a capped, float-adjusted, capitalization-weighted
methodology, is disseminated real-time on a price-return basis (NYSE: AMZI)
and on a total-return basis (NYSE: AMZIX).

About Alerian

Alerian is an independent provider of Master Limited Partnership (MLP) and
energy infrastructure market intelligence. Its benchmarks, including the
flagship Alerian MLP Index (AMZ), are widely used by industry executives,
investment professionals, research analysts, and national media to analyze
relative performance. Over $15 billion is directly tied to the Alerian Index
Series through exchange-traded products, delta one notes, and separately
managed accounts. For more information, including index yields, constituents,
and announcements regarding rebalancings, please visit

SOURCE Alerian

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