The Intertain Group Limited

The Intertain Group Limited

June 15, 2015 06:00 ET

Intertain Group Added to S&P/TSX Composite Index

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 15, 2015) - The Intertain Group Limited ("Intertain" or the "Company") (TSX:IT) announced today that on close of trading Friday, June 12, 2015 it received notification from S&P Dow Jones Canadian Index Services that the Company will be added to the S&P/TSX Composite Index effective after the close of market on Friday, June 19, 2015.

S&P Dow Jones Canadian Index Services made the announcement in its press release dated June 12, 2015.

The S&P/TSX Composite Index is the headline index in Canada and serves as an indicator of broad market activity in Canadian equity markets. It includes the largest and most liquid companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange, as measured by market capitalization and trading volume. Inclusion in the Index can potentially broaden participation in a Company's investor base by enabling investment from index funds and similar investment vehicles.

John Kennedy FitzGerald, Intertain's President and CEO, stated: "We are honoured to join the S&P/TSX Composite Index. I'd like to thank our shareholders for their support and our entire team for their tireless work."

About The Intertain Group Limited

Intertain is an online gaming company that provides entertainment to a global consumer base. Intertain currently offers bingo and casino to its customers using the InterCasino, Costa, Vera&John, and Jackpotjoy brands. For more information about Intertain please visit

Disclaimer in Regards to Forward-Looking Statements and Non-IFRS Financial Measures

Certain statements included herein, including those that express management's expectations or estimates of our future performance constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of applicable securities laws, including, without limitation, our statements as to guidance regarding total revenues, total adjusted net income and total adjusted diluted income. The purpose of the guidance provided herein is to enhance our disclosure and assist in understanding our expected and targeted financial results, and this information may not be appropriate for other purposes. Forward-looking statements are necessarily based upon a number of estimates and assumptions that, while considered reasonable by management at this time, are inherently subject to significant business, economic and competitive uncertainties and contingencies. The additional key assumptions that the Company has made in connection with the forward-looking statements is that the Company will be able to successfully integrate and realize the benefits of its completed acquisitions. Investors are cautioned not to put undue reliance on forward-looking statements. Events or circumstances that could cause the actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements include general economic, business and market conditions, foreign exchange rates, governmental and regulatory actions, including changes in law or in the interpretation of laws relating to online gaming. Except as required by law, the Company does not intend, and undertakes no obligation, to update any forward-looking statements to reflect, in particular, new information or future events. Additional information identifying risks and uncertainties is contained in Intertain's filings with the Canadian securities regulators, including its annual information form dated March 31, 2015, available at

This release contains non-IFRS financial measures and are noted where used. These financial measures are commonly used to compare companies and management believes they are important measures in evaluating Intertain. However, they are not recognized measures under IFRS and do not have a standardized meaning prescribed by IFRS. Therefore, they may not be comparable to similar measures presented by other issuers. Investors are cautioned that such measures should not be construed as alternatives to comparable IFRS measures determined in accordance with IFRS.

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