Premier Gold Mines Limited to be Added to S&P/TSX Composite Index
Tuesday, June 15th, 2010
Premier Gold Mines Limited (TSX:PG) is pleased to announce it has been added to the Toronto Stock Exchange’s benchmark S&P/TSX Composite Index, effective June 21, 2010. The S&P/TSX Composite Index is an index of the equity prices of the largest companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) as measured by market capitalization and represents approximately 70% of the market capitalization for Canadian-based companies listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange.
“Inclusion in the S&P/TSX Composite Index is recognition of Premier’s sustained growth profile and a testament to the hard work of the Company’s entire management team, which has resulted in strong long-term share performance and significant exploration successes.” Stated President & CEO Ewan Downie.