Cohen & Steers Announces Change in Realty Majors Portfolio Index

Nov 06, 2015, 18:34 ET from Cohen & Steers, Inc. from ,Realty Majors Portfolio Index

NEW YORK, Nov. 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cohen & Steers, Inc. (NYSE: CNS) announced today a pending change to its Realty Majors Portfolio Index (RMP) effective at the close of business on November 20, 2015.

Component change:  

Deletion and Replacement

Index Name:               

Cohen & Steers Realty Majors Portfolio Index

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Calculation method:   

Free-Float Adjusted Modified Market Capitalization Weighted Index

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Deleted component name:    

Camden Property Trust

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Deleted component name:    

Taubman Centers, Inc.

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Replacement component name:       

Equinix, Inc.

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Replacement component name:       

Equity LifeStyle Properties, Inc.

The Realty Majors Portfolio Index is a free-float adjusted, modified market capitalization -weighted total return index of selected real estate equity securities. It is quoted intraday on a real-time basis by the Chicago Mercantile Exchange under the symbol RMP. The index's modified capitalization-weighted approach and qualitative screening process emphasize companies that the Cohen & Steers Index Committee believes are leading the securitization of real estate in the United States.

RMP can be used as an indexing benchmark, stock selection universe, underlying index for derivative instruments or performance benchmark. All index weightings are independently calculated by Standard & Poor's.

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Symbol: NYSE: CNS

About Cohen & Steers. Founded in 1986, Cohen & Steers is a leading global investment manager with a long history of innovation and a focus on real assets, including real estate, infrastructure and commodities, along with preferred securities and other income solutions. Headquartered in New York City, with offices in London, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Seattle, Cohen & Steers serves institutional and individual investors around the world.

SOURCE Cohen & Steers, Inc.; Realty Majors Portfolio Index