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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… »

Matteo Andreetto, STOXX

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. »

Rohtas Handa, MPI

MPI joins with BarclayHedge to produce dynamic hedge fund indices

Mon, 12/03/2018 - 12:02

Markov Processes International (MPI) has launched a hedge fund index business line that will aim to provide investors with improved benchmarks for measuring hedge fund performance. »

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MSCI authorised as an EU-regulated benchmark administrator

Thu, 08/03/2018 - 10:13

MSCI, a provider of research-based indexes and analytics, has been granted authorisation by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) as a regulated UK benchmark administrator, under the EU benchmark regulation. »

Will Kinlaw, State Street

State Street launches investable indices

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 09:40

State Street Corporation has developed and begun licensing a suite of rules-based investment strategies, or investable indices, for institutional investors. »

New index provider LIMEYARD partners with Vienna Stock Exchange

Wed, 07/03/2018 - 09:19

Zurich-based index provider LIMEYARD has announced a strategic partnership with the Vienna Stock Exchange (Wiener Börse AG) aimed at strengthening its index offering globally by providing real-time index calculation and data dissemination.  »


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