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Index adjustments on the occasion of the ordinary index review

(PresseBox) (Zürich, ) The Management Committee of SIX Swiss Exchange has decided to make changes to SIX Swiss Exchange index baskets on the basis of a recommendation from the Index Commission and in compliance with the SMI®, SLI®, SPI® and SXI® index rules. The indices will be adjusted on 21. September 2012 after closing. The adjustment takes effect on 24. September 2012.

The equity selection list, which is compiled four times a year on the basis of the admission and exclusion criteria, is available on the SIX Swiss Exchange website:

www.six-swiss-exchange.com/index_info/online/share_indices/equity_index_selectionlist.xls

SIX Group AG

SIX Swiss Exchange is a leading regulated securities exchange in Europe and unrivalled SIX Swiss Exchange is a leading regulated securities exchange in Europe and unrivalled in the life science area. SIX Swiss Exchange forms the efficient and transparent reference market for trading in its attractive segments of equities, bonds, Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) and Exchange Traded Products (ETPs). SIX Swiss Exchange calculates a wide range of indices - including Switzerland's foremost equity index, the SMI®, further benchmarks such as the SLI® and SPI® as well as industry, bond and customer indices. With holdings in Scoach, STOXX, Swiss Fund Data and Indexium, it is involved in successful joint ventures that benefit all financial market players. www.six-swiss-exchange.com

SIX operates Switzerland's financial market infrastructure and offers on a global scale comprehensive services in the areas of securities trading, clearing and settlement, as well as financial information and payment transactions. The company is owned by its users (approximately 150 banks of various size and orientation) and, with its workforce of more than 3'900 employees and presence in 25 countries, generated an operating income of 1.26 billion Swiss francs and a Group net income of CHF 218.6 million in 2011. www.six-group.com