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FTSE SET Index Series June Semi-annual Review


– One addition and one deletion to FTSE SET Large Cap Index
– Twelve additions to the FTSE SET Mid-Cap Index
– Eighteen additions to the FTSE SET Shariah Index

FTSE Russell and the Stock Exchange of Thailand (“SET”) announce today that Bumrungrad Hospital is to be added to, and BEC World 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 22 June 2015. The next review will take place on 2 December 2015.

Further information on the FTSE SET Index Series including ground rules is available at http://www.ftse.com/products/indices/set and www.set.or.th.

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For further information:

FTSE Russell
Fennie Wong
Tel: +852 2164 3267
Email: media@ftse.com

The Stock Exchange of Thailand
Members of the media should contact the Public Relations Unit, Corporate Communications Dept.:
Arada Kultawanich, tel: +66 (0) 2229 2796 / Kanokwan Khemmalai, tel: +66 (0) 2229 2048

If you are not a member of the press, please contact your local Client Services team.

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.

For more information visit www.set.or.th

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About London Stock Exchange Group
London Stock Exchange Group (LSE.L) is a diversified international market infrastructure and capital markets business sitting at the heart of the world's financial community. The Group can trace its history back to 1698.

The Group operates a broad range of international equity, bond and derivatives markets, including London Stock Exchange; Borsa Italiana; MTS, Europe's leading fixed income market; and Turquoise, a pan-European equities MTF. It is also home to one of the world’s leading growth markets for SMEs, AIM. Through its platforms, the Group offers international business and investors unrivalled access to Europe's capital markets.

Post trade and risk management services are a significant part of the Group’s business operations. In addition to majority ownership of multi-asset global CCP operator, LCH.Clearnet Group, LSEG operates CC&G, the Italian clearing house; Monte Titoli, the T2S-ready European settlement business; and globeSettle, the Group’s newly established CSD based in Luxembourg.

The Group is a global leader in indexing and analytic solutions. FTSE Russell offer thousands of indexes that measure and benchmark markets around the world. The Group also provides customers with an extensive range of real time and reference data products, including SEDOL, UnaVista, Proquote and RNS.

Following the acquisition of Russell Investments, LSEG conducted a comprehensive review of the investment management business to analyse its strategic fit with the Group. This was concluded in February 2015, and LSEG is now exploring a sale of the business in its entirety.

London Stock Exchange Group is a leading developer of high performance trading platforms and capital markets software for customers around the world. In addition to the Group’s own markets, over 35 other organisations and exchanges use the Group’s MillenniumIT trading, surveillance and post trade technology.

Headquartered in London, with significant operations in North America, Italy, France and Sri Lanka, the Group employs approximately 4,700 people.

Further information on London Stock Exchange Group can be found at www.lseg.com.

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