LEAWOOD, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tortoise Index Solutions today announced upcoming additions and deletions to the Tortoise Real Yield IndexSM as part of the regular quarterly rebalancing for the fourth quarter of 2016, as follows. Following the close of trading on Dec. 8, 2016, the index will be rebalanced and as a result, the following changes will become effective.
Tortoise Real Yield IndexSM
|Addition||Dominion Midstream Partners LP||DM|
|Addition||Noble Midstream Partners LP||NBLX|
|Addition||Summit Midstream Partners LP||SMLP|
|Addition||Teekay LNG Partners LP||TGP|
|Addition||Western Refining Logistics LP||WNRL|
|Addition||CareTrust REIT Inc||CTRE|
|Addition||Independence Realty Trust Inc||IRT|
|Addition||Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corp||MNR|
|Addition||Quality Care Properties Inc||QCP|
|Addition||Goldman Sachs BDC Inc||GSBD|
|Deletion||Franklin Street Properties Corp||FSP|
|Deletion||Global Net Lease Inc||GNL|
|Deletion||Silver Bay Realty Trust Corp||SBY|
|Deletion||Teekay Offshore Partners LP||TOO|
The full constituent list can be viewed at www.tortoiseindexsolutions.com/tyld/constituents.
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Tortoise Index Solutions, LLC provides research-driven indices that can be used as a realistic basis for exchange-traded products and thought leadership in the universe of essential assets. Its indices are intended to fill a void in the market and provide benchmarks and investible asset class universes for use by investment professionals, research analysts and industry executives to analyze relative performance, as well as to provide a basis for passively managed exchange-traded products. Tortoise Index Solutions, LLC is part of the Tortoise Investments family, which had approximately $19.3 billion of assets under advisement through its family of registered advisers as of Oct. 31, 2016. For more information about Tortoise Index Solutions, LLC visit www.tortoiseindexsolutions.com or www.tortoiseinvest.com.
About Tortoise Real Yield IndexSM
The Tortoise Real Yield Index is a new differentiated index that aims to track real asset exposure anchored in current income. It provides an efficient benchmark for real yielding, tax pass-through, liquid companies that distribute substantial cash flow streams to investors by investing in REITs (real estate investment trusts), MLPs (master limited partnerships) and BDCs (business development companies). The index provides a benchmark of companies with tangible essential assets that are supportive of economic activity with no commodity futures, precious metals, TIPs (Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities) or foreign currency exposure.
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