Revised Component Weight Percentage of Nikkei-TOCOM Commodity Index

3.31.2015

The Tokyo Commodity Exchange, Inc. (“TOCOM” or the “Exchange”) today announced revised weightings of the Nikkei-TOCOM Commodity Index components, effective June 1, 2015, as indicated below.

Please note that Gas Oil, Chukyo-Gasoline and Chukyo-Kerosene will remain excluded from the Nikkei-TOCOM Commodity Index, due to the current trading environment, etc.

<Components and Weight Percentage for 2015 (June 2015– May 2016)>

1. Nikkei-TOCOM Commodity Index and Nikkei-TOCOM Nearby Month Commodity Index

Gold

Silver

Platinum

Palladium

Gasoline

Kerosene

Crude Oil

Rubber

Soybean

Azuki

Corn

Total

New Weightings

23.99%

0.40%

11.43%

0.70%

18.82%

7.56%

30.93%

2.37%

1.12%

0.20%

2.48%

100.00%

Current Weightings

27.71%

0.59%

7.70%

0.53%

18.00%

8.02%

32.06%

2.28%

0.94%

0.17%

2.00%

100.00%

Change

-3.72%

-0.19%

3.73%

0.17%

0.82%

-0.46%

-1.13%

0.09%

0.18%

0.03%

0.48%

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2. Nikkei-TOCOM Industrial Commodity Index

Gold

Silver

Platinum

Palladium

Gasoline

Kerosene

Crude Oil

Rubber

Total

New Weightings

25.06%

0.42%

11.93%

0.72%

19.51%

7.85%

32.04%

2.47%

100.00%

Current Weightings

28.57%

0.61%

7.94%

0.55%

18.59%

8.27%

33.11%

2.36%

100.00%

Change

-3.51%

-0.19%

3.99%

0.17%

0.92%

-0.42%

-1.07%

0.11%

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3. Nikkei-TOCOM Precious Metals Index

Gold

Silver

Platinum

Palladium

Total

New Weightings

40.70%

11.69%

31.23%

16.38%

100.00%

Current Weightings

49.00%

11.67%

28.44%

10.89%

100.00%

Change

-8.30%

0.02%

2.79%

5.49%

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4. Nikkei-TOCOM Oil Index

Gasoline

Kerosene

Crude Oil

Total

New Weightings

36.61%

19.27%

44.12%

100.00%

Current Weightings

33.60%

19.54%

46.86%

100.00%

Change

3.01%

-0.27%

-2.74%

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5. Nikkei-TOCOM Agricultural product & Sugar Index

Soybean

Azuki

Corn

Total

New Weightings

30.58%

5.29%

64.13%

100.00%

Current Weightings

30.01%

5.58%

64.41%

100.00%

Change

0.57%

-0.29%

-0.28%

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6. Nikkei-TOCOM Gold Index, Nikkei-TOCOM Silver Index, Nikkei-TOCOM Platinum Index, Nikkei-TOCOM Palladium Index, Nikkei-TOCOM Aluminum Index*, Nikkei-TOCOM Gasoline Index, Nikkei-TOCOM Kerosene Index, Nikkei-TOCOM Crude Oil Index, Nikkei-TOCOM Rubber Index, Nikkei-TOCOM Soybean Index, Nikkei-TOCOM Azuki Index, Nikkei-TOCOM Corn Index, and Nikkei-TOCOM Raw Sugar Index* (*Calculation of the Nikkei-TOCOM Aluminum Index and the Nikkei-TOCOM Raw Sugar Index are currently suspended.)

Component of each of the above indexes is 100% of the subject listed commodity.

Reference:
Nikkei-TOCOM Commodity Index
Nikkei-TOCOM Sub-Commodity Index

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