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

LEAWOOD, Kan.-- December 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 fourth quarter of 2016, as follows. Following the close of trading on Dec. 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 Dominion Midstream Partners LP DM
Addition Noble Midstream Partners LP NBLX
Addition Summit Midstream Partners LP SMLP
Addition Teekay LNG Partners LP TGP
Addition Western Refining Logistics LP WNRL
Addition CareTrust REIT Inc CTRE
Addition Independence Realty Trust Inc IRT
Addition Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corp MNR
Addition Parkway Inc PKY
Addition Quality Care Properties Inc QCP
Addition Goldman Sachs BDC Inc GSBD
Deletion Franklin Street Properties Corp FSP
Deletion Global Net Lease Inc GNL
Deletion InfraREIT Inc HIFR
Deletion Silver Bay Realty Trust Corp SBY
Deletion Teekay Offshore Partners LP TOO

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 part of the Tortoise Investments family, which had approximately $19.3 billion of assets under advisement through its family of registered advisers as of Oct. 31, 2016. For more information about Tortoise Index Solutions, LLC visit www.tortoiseindexsolutions.com or www.tortoiseinvest.com.

About Tortoise Real Yield IndexSM

The Tortoise Real Yield Indexis a new differentiatedindex 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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Contacts

Tortoise Index Solutions, LLC
Pam Kearney, 844-872-1562
Investor and Media Relations
info@tortoiseindexsolutions.com

Contacts

Tortoise Index Solutions, LLC
Pam Kearney, 844-872-1562
Investor and Media Relations
info@tortoiseindexsolutions.com