3/07/2016 TMLP TNAP TNEP TYLD

Tortoise Index Solutions Announces First Quarter 2016 Updates for Tortoise Real Yield IndexSM

LEAWOOD, Kan.-- March 07, 2016 ()--Tortoise Index Solutions today announced upcoming additions and deletions to the Tortoise Real Yield IndexSM as part of the regular quarterly rebalancing for the first quarter of 2016, as follows. Following the close of trading on March 8, 2016, the index will be rebalanced and as a result, the following changes will become effective.

       

Tortoise Real Yield IndexSM
(TYLD/TYLDT)

     
Action     Company       Ticker      
Addition     Agree Realty Corporation       ADC      
Addition     BlackRock Capital Investment Corporation       BKCC      
Addition     EQT GP Holdings, LP       EQGP      
Addition     Golar LNG Partners LP       GMLP      
Addition     Holly Energy Partners, L.P.       HEP      
Addition     Inland Real Estate Corporation       IRC      
Addition     Medley Capital Corporation       MCC      
Addition     Rouse Properties, Inc.       RSE      
Addition     Summit Hotel Properties, Inc.       INN      
Addition     Terreno Realty Corporation       TRNO      
Removal     Ashford Hospitality Trust, Inc.       AHT      
Removal     Columbia Pipeline Partners LP       CPPL      
Removal     Goldman Sachs BDC, Inc.       GSBD      
Removal     InfraREIT, Inc.       HIFR      
Removal     Nustar GP Holdings, LLC       NSH      
Removal     Solar Capital Ltd.       SLRC      
Removal     TIER REIT, Inc.       TIER      
Removal     Vanguard Natural Resources, LLC       VNR      

The full constituent list can be viewed at www.tortoiseindexsolutions.com/tyld/constituents.

About Tortoise Index Solutions

Tortoise Index Solutions, LLC provides research-driven indices that can be used as a realistic basis for exchange-traded products and thought leadership in the universe of essential assets. Its indices are intended to fill a void in the market and provide benchmarks and investible asset class universes for use by investment professionals, research analysts and industry executives to analyze relative performance, as well as to provide a basis for passively managed exchange-traded products. Tortoise Index Solutions, LLC is affiliated with Tortoise Capital Advisors, L.L.C., a registered investment manager specializing in actively managed listed energy investing. As of Jan. 31, 2016, Tortoise Capital Advisors had approximately $11.6 billion of assets under management in listed closed-end funds, mutual funds, private funds and separate accounts. For more information about Tortoise Index Solutions, LLC visit www.tortoiseindexsolutions.com. For more information about Tortoise Capital Advisors, L.L.C., visit www.tortoiseadvisors.com.

About Tortoise Real Yield IndexSM

The Tortoise Real Yield Index is a new differentiated index that aims to track real asset exposure anchored in current income. It provides an efficient benchmark for real yielding, tax pass-through, liquid companies that distribute substantial cash flow streams to investors by investing in REITs (real estate investment trusts), MLPs (master limited partnerships) and BDCs (business development companies). The index provides a benchmark of companies with tangible essential assets that are supportive of economic activity with no commodity futures, precious metals, TIPs (Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities) or foreign currency exposure.

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