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Bloomberg makes changes to Bloomberg Barclays Indices

Wed, 21/02/2018 - 18:45

Bloomberg is making changes to the Bloomberg Barclays fixed income indices, which provide a key source of reference data active fixed income asset managers, passive investors (ETFs) and credit investment strategists. »

Peter Zangari, MSCI

MSCI launches MSCI FaCS and MSCI Factor Box

Fri, 19/01/2018 - 09:19

MSCI Inc, a leading provider of research-based indexes and analytics, has launched MSCI FaCS, a factor classification standard and MSCI Factor Box, an updated style box designed to reflect a modern approach to investing. »

David Regan, Societe Generale

Societe Generale launches new SG Multi Alternative Risk Premia Index

Fri, 12/01/2018 - 10:35

Societe Generale Prime Services has launched a new SG Multi Alternative Risk Premia Index, a performance benchmark for alternative risk premia managers who employ investment programs diversified across multiple asset classes and multiple risk premia factors. »

Jerry Szilagyi, Catalyst

Catalyst Funds partners with BNP Paribas to create alternative, multi-asset index

Wed, 10/01/2018 - 20:49

Catalyst Funds, an alternative-focused mutual fund company, has partnered with BNP Paribas to create the BNP Paribas Catalyst Systematic Alpha Index (the BNPP CASA Index). »

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Hang Seng Indexes launches Hang Seng SCHK New Economy Index

Mon, 08/01/2018 - 17:03

Hang Seng Indexes Company Limited (Hang Seng Indexes) has launched the Hang Seng SCHK New Economy Index, which aims to reflect the performance of companies available for southbound trading under the Stock Connect scheme that operate in ‘New Economy’ industries. »

Richard Michaud, New Frontier

New Frontier Advisors launches New Frontier Global Balanced Index

Mon, 18/12/2017 - 09:48

New Frontier Advisors has launched the New Frontier Global Balanced Index (NFGBI), which is designed to provide institutional asset managers and long-term investors with a benchmark to track the performance of an institutional quality global multi-asset risk-managed portfolio. »

Kenneth Froot, State Street

Global Investor Confidence down in November by 1.0 point to 97.1

Wed, 29/11/2017 - 16:37

The State Street Investor Confidence Index (ICI) for November 2017 decreased to 97.1, down 1.0 point from October’s revised reading of 98.1. »

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Hang Seng Indexes launches three Stock Connect Hong Kong Indexes

Mon, 20/11/2017 - 16:25

Hang Seng Indexes Company has launched three indexes specifically designed for the southbound trading link of the Stock Connect Scheme. »

Ken Froot, State Street

Global investor confidence hits six-month low

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 10:42

The State Street Global Investor Confidence Index decreased to 96.9 in October, down 7.5 points from September’s revised reading of 104.4. »

Steve Dicker, PwC

UK pension deficit drops by GBP50bn in October, says PwC’s Skyval Index

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 09:55

New figures released today from PwC’s Skyval Index show the deficit of defined benefit (DB) pension funds dropped by GBP50 billion to GBP410 billion at the end of October 2017. »


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