FTSE SET Index Series: December Semiannual Review
– One addition and one deletion to FTSE SET Large Cap Index
– Eight additions to the FTSE SET Mid-Cap Index
– Twenty additions to the FTSE SET Shariah Index
FTSE Russell and the Stock Exchange of Thailand (“SET”) announce today that BTS Group Holdings is to be added to, and Banpu is to be deleted from, the FTSE SET Large Cap Index following the semi-annual review of the FTSE SET Index Series.
The FTSE SET Index Series is reviewed semi-annually in accordance with the index ground rules.
A summary of constituent changes to all FTSE SET indices is below:
Full details of additions and deletions can be found at http://www.ftse.com/products/indices/set
All constituent changes will take effect before the start of trading on 21 December 2015. The next review will take place on 3 June 2016.
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The Stock Exchange of Thailand
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Notes to editors:
About The Stock Exchange of Thailand
The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) was established in 1975 under 1974 Securities Exchange Act of Thailand and officially began securities trading on April 30, 1975. The Stock Exchange of Thailand stands at the center of Thailand’s capital market, and is a thriving and dynamic exchange offering a full range of products, services and trading infrastructure for investors, listed companies and other participants.
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