TORONTO, Sept. 17 /CNW/ - Standard & Poor's Canadian Index Operations announces the following index changes:
- The shareholders of Gold Eagle Mines Ltd. (TSX:GEA) have accepted the share exchange offer from Goldcorp Inc. (TSX:G). Gold Eagle Mines will be removed from the S&P/TSX Composite and Capped Composite, the S&P/TSX Equity and Capped Equity, the S&P/TSX Completion and Equity Completion, the S&P/TSX SmallCap and Equity SmallCap, the S&P/TSX Capped Materials and the S&P/TSX Global Gold and Global Mining indices. Also as part of the transaction, the relative weight of Goldcorp will be increased in the S&P/TSX Composite and Capped Composite, the S&P/TSX Equity and Capped Equity, the S&P/TSX 60, 60 Capped and Equity 60, the S&P/TSX Global Gold and Global Mining and the S&P/TSX Capped Materials indices. These transactions will be effective after the close on Friday, September 19, 2008.
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