• S-Network Global Indexes, Inc.
  • Posted June 8, 2017

Seven Additions and Eight Deletions in Poliwogg Biopharma Merger & Acquisition Index Semi-Annual Reconstitution

New York, NY, Thursday, June 8, 2017 — The Poliwogg Biopharma Merger & Acquisition IndexSM (TICKER: PBMA) will add seven constituents and drop eight constituents in its semi-annual reconstitution, effective 6:00 PM (EST) Sunday, June 18, 2017, changing the number of index components to 71.

 

 The additions to PBMA are: Amicus Therapeutics, Inc. (TICKER: FOLD US), BeiGene, Ltd. (TICKER: BGNE US), Global Blood Therapeutics (TICKER: GBT US), Loxo Oncology, Inc. (TICKER: LOXO US), Bioverativ (TICKER: BIVV US), Blueprint Medicines Corporation (TICKER: BPMC US), Foundation Medicine Inc (TICKER: FMI US).

 

 The deletions from PBMA are: Amag Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (TICKER: AMAG US), Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (TICKER: VRX US), Acorda Therapeutics, Inc (TICKER: ACOR US), Five Prime Therapeutics, Inc. (TICKER: FPRX US), Depomed, Inc. (TICKER: DEPO US), Alder Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (TICKER: ALDR US), Ophthotech Corporation (TICKER: OPHT US), Aimmune Therapeutics (TICKER: AIMT US).

A complete list of constituents and weights will be posted on the Poliwogg Medical IndexesSM website (www.poliwoggindexes.com), as of the effective date.

 

The Poliwogg Biopharma Merger & Acquisition IndexSM (TICKER: PBMA) is designed to capture merger and acquisition opportunities in the pharmaceutical industry. PBMA consists of small-cap and mid-cap pharmaceutical and biotechnology stocks listed on US stock exchanges that have either year on year sales growth or one or more drugs in Phase II or Phase III US FDA clinical trials.

 

Detailed information on the Poliwogg Biopharma Merger & Acquisition IndexSM including constituent data, rules and price information is available at www.poliwoggindexes.com. Data is also available through most vendors of financial data.

 

Index: Poliwogg Medical Breakthroughs IndexSM: TICKER: PBMA

 

 

Index: Poliwogg Medical Breakthroughs Total Return IndexSM: TICKER: PBMATR

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