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Swank Capital and Cushing® MLP Asset Management Announce Rebalancing of the Cushing® MLP High Income Index

DALLAS, July 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Swank Capital, LLC and Cushing® MLP Asset Management, LP announced today that the 30 members of the Cushing® MLP High Income Index will be rebalanced after the close of market trading on July 13, 2012 as part of normal index operations.

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Cushing® MLP High Income Index constituents, effective July 16, 2012:

Company Name

Ticker

Tier

Index
Weight

Prior
Tier

BreitBurn Energy Partners LP

BBEP

1

5.0%

1

Ferrellgas Partners  LP

FGP

1

5.0%

1

Eagle Rock Energy Partners LP

EROC

1

5.0%

1

Calumet Specialty Products Partners LP

CLMT

1

5.0%

1

Rentech Nitrogen Partners LP

RNF

1

5.0%

N/A

Vanguard Natural Resources LLC

VNR

1

5.0%

1

Penn Virginia Resource Partners LP

PVR

1

5.0%

1

CVR Partners LP

UAN

1

5.0%

1

Copano Energy LLC

CPNO

1

5.0%

3

Energy Transfer Partners LP

ETP

1

5.0%

1

Navios Maritime Partners LP

NMM

2

3.5%

2

Exterran Partners LP

EXLP

2

3.5%

2

Natural Resource Partners LP

NRP

2

3.5%

1

Legacy Reserves LP

LGCY

2

3.5%

3

Crosstex Energy LP

XTEX

2

3.5%

2

NuStar Energy LP

NS

2

3.5%

2

Buckeye Partners LP

BPL

2

3.5%

2

Inergy LP

NRGY

2

3.5%

N/A

Regency Energy Partners LP

RGP

2

3.5%

2

Boardwalk Pipeline Partners LP

BWP

2

3.5%

1

Capital Product Partners LP

CPLP

3

1.5%

3

QR Energy LP

QRE

3

1.5%

3

Suburban Propane Partners  LP

SPH

3

1.5%

3

AmeriGas Partners  LP

APU

3

1.5%

2

Linn Energy LLC

LINE

3

1.5%

2

Cheniere Energy Partners LP

CQP

3

1.5%

3

Teekay Offshore Partners LP

TOO

3

1.5%

3

Atlas Pipeline Partners LP

APL

3

1.5%

N/A

Enbridge Energy Partners  LP

EEP

3

1.5%

2

TC Pipelines LP

TCP

3

1.5%

N/A

Constituents removed, effective July 16, 2012:

Company Name

Ticker

Alliance Resource Partners LP

ARLP

Inergy Midstream LP

NRGM

Pioneer Southwest Energy Partners LP

PSE

PAA Natural Gas Storage LP

PNG

The Cushing® MLP High Income Index tracks the performance of 30 publicly traded energy and shipping master limited partnership (MLP) securities with an emphasis on current yield. The securities are chosen for inclusion according to a three-tier proprietary weighting system developed by Cushing® MLP Asset Management, LP. The Cushing® MLP High Income Index is calculated by Standard & Poor's and reported on a real-time basis under the Bloomberg ticker "MLPY" and FactSet ticker "MLPH-CME".

ABOUT CUSHING® MLP ASSET MANAGEMENT, LP.

Cushing® MLP Asset Management, LP ("Cushing"), a subsidiary of Swank Capital, is an SEC-registered investment adviser headquartered in Dallas, Texas. Cushing serves as investment adviser to affiliated funds and managed accounts which invest primarily in securities of MLPs and other natural resource companies.  Cushing is also the sponsor of The Cushing® 30 MLP Index, a North American energy infrastructure index comprised of 30 equally weighted publicly traded MLPs. The Cushing® 30 MLP Index is calculated by Standard & Poor's and reported under the Bloomberg ticker "MLPX" and FactSet Ticker "MLPX-CME". Additionally, Cushing is the sponsor for Cushing® Royalty Trust and Upstream MLP Index which tracks the performance of 25 publicly traded U.S. royalty trusts and upstream exploration and production ("E&P") energy MLPs. The Cushing® Royalty Trust and Upstream MLP Index is calculated by Standard & Poor's and reported under the Bloomberg ticker "CRTY" and FactSet ticker "CRTY-CME".  Cushing continues to expand its platform of energy income investment products, leveraging extensive industry contacts and unparalleled research depth to drive both passive and actively managed investment opportunities for individual and institutional investors. Cushing seeks to identify and exploit investment niches it believes are generally less understood and less followed by the broader investor community.

Contact:
Gavin Worthy
The Cushing® MLP High Income Index
For additional information contact:
214-692-6334
www.swankcapital.com

The Cushing® MLP High Income Index (the "Index") is the exclusive property of Cushing MLP Asset Management, LP, which has contracted with S&P to maintain and calculate the Index. Standard & Poor's® and S&P® are registered trademarks of Standard & Poor's Financial Services LLC. "Calculated by S&P Custom Indices" and its related stylized mark(s) are service marks of Standard & Poor's Financial Services LLC and have been licensed for use by Cushing® MLP Asset Management, LP. S&P and its affiliates shall have no liability for any errors or omissions in calculating the Index.

SOURCE Cushing MLP Asset Management, LP; Swank Capital, LLC



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