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NEX Data and JBOND launch Japanese Yen Repo Index Rate

Tue, 17/07/2018 - 09:26

NEX Data, which delivers independent market intelligence and price information for OTC Data, and JBOND, an electronic platform for trading in Japanese Repurchase agreements, have launched the JBOND NEX Repo Index to measure the effective cost of funding for Japanese government bonds. »


LIMEYARD launches crypto asset index

Tue, 19/06/2018 - 12:25

New Switzerland-based index provider LIMEYARD has launched its Crypto Asset Index, together with Decentriq, a FinTech enabling financial institution, to benefit from distributed ledger technology based in the Swiss crypto valley. »

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Broadridge to join S&P 500

Thu, 14/06/2018 - 07:57

Fintech specialist Broadridge Financial Solutions is to be added to the S&P 500 Index at the opening of trading on Monday 18 June 2018. »

Green shoots

ESG protein index launched

Thu, 31/05/2018 - 12:05

A new index for investors analyses a USD300 billion group of 60 global food companies and has found that the large majority of meat, fish and dairy suppliers are failing to manage critical business risks such as greenhouse gas emissions and antibiotics risk. »

STOXX and RiskFirst launch LDI index family

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 12:58

Index provider STOXX and defined benefit pensions specialists RiskFirst have jointly launched the iSTOXX RiskFirst LDI index family. »

Saudia Arabia’s inclusion in FTSE Russell EM Index is no surprise

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 12:42

Emre Akcakmak, Portfolio Adviser at emerging and frontier markets manager East Capital, comments on the implications of Saudi Arabia’s inclusion in the FTSE Russell EM Index… »

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STOXX rolls out a new multi-dimensional offering

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 08:52

STOXX Ltd, the operator of Deutsche Börse Group’s index business and a provider of tradable index concepts, is rolling out a new multi-dimensional offering for high-speed solutions. »

Euronext completes Irish Stock Exchange purchase

Tue, 27/03/2018 - 12:15

Euronext has completed its acquisition of the Irish Stock Exchange plc, achieving what it describes as a major milestone in the expansion of its federal model. »

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Bloomberg adds China to Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate Indices

Fri, 23/03/2018 - 18:06

Bloomberg is to add Chinese RMB-denominated government and policy bank securities to the Bloomberg Barclays Global Aggregate Index, once several planned operational enhancements are implemented by the People’s Bank of China (PBoC) and Ministry of Finance.  »

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MSCI launches 12 new China indexes

Wed, 14/03/2018 - 09:54

MSCI has launched 12 new indexes in preparation for the next step in the China A inclusion process. »


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