updated 4/1/2011 4:46:16 PM ET 2011-04-01T20:46:16

NEW YORK, April 1, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dow Jones Indexes, a leading global index provider, today announced component changes in the Dow Jones Africa Titans 50 Index.

Riversdale Mining Ltd. (Australia, Basic Resources, RIV.AU) will be deleted from the Dow Jones Africa Titans 50 Index and replaced by Eastern Platinum Ltd. (Canada, Basic Resources, ELR.T). Riversdale Mining Ltd. is being removed due to its acquisition by Rio Tinto Ltd. (Australia, Basic Resources, RIO.AU). The changes in the Dow Jones Africa Titans 50 Index will be effective as of the open of trading on Wednesday, April 6, 2011.

The Dow Jones Africa Titans 50 Index is a pan-African index that measures the performance of 50 companies that are headquartered in or generate the majority of their revenues in Africa. Further information on the Dow Jones Africa Titans 50 Index can be found at www.djindexes.com.

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"Dow Jones®", "Dow Jones Indexes", "Dow Jones Titans Indexes" and all other index names listed above are service marks of Dow Jones Trademark Holdings LLC ("Dow Jones"), and have been licensed for use by CME Group Index Services LLC ("CME Indexes"). Investment products based on the Dow Jones Titans Indexes are not sponsored, endorsed, sold or promoted by Dow Jones, CME Indexes or their respective affiliates and none of Dow Jones, CME Indexes and their respective affiliates make any representation regarding the advisability of investing in such products. Inclusion of a company in any of the Dow Jones Titans Indexes does not in any way reflect an opinion of Dow Jones, CME Indexes or any of their respective affiliates on the investment merits of such company. None of Dow Jones, CME Indexes or any of their respective affiliates is providing investment advice in connection with these indexes.

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