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Thomas Kettner, MVIS

MVIS and ITI Funds launch ITI Funds Crypto Index

Thu, 13/12/2018 - 08:25

MV Index Solutions (MVIS), and ITI Funds, a buy-side intermediary, advisory and asset management business, have launched the ITI Funds Crypto Index, a capitalisation weighted, capped crypto index based on cryptocurrencies selected from a top 30 list. »

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GPW to publish dividend indices

Tue, 11/12/2018 - 08:58

The Warsaw Stock Exchange is to start to calculate and publish three dividend indices – WIG20dvp, mWIG40dvp, and sWIG80dvp, from 27 December 2018 – which will track aggregate dividends paid by the stocks participating in the underlying index (WIG20, mWIG40, sWIG80, respectively) in the calendar year. »

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S&P DJI establishes EU authorised benchmark administrator in Amsterdam

Wed, 05/12/2018 - 10:50

The Dutch Authority for Financial Markets (AFM) has granted S&P DJI Netherlands (S&P DJI BV) authorisation as a regulated Dutch benchmark administrator, under the EU benchmark regulation. »

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Hang Seng Indexes launches HSCEI Volatility Index

Tue, 04/12/2018 - 09:05

Hang Seng Indexes has launched the HSCEI Volatility Index (VHSCEI), which aims to reflect the 30-calendar-day expected volatility of the Hang Seng China Enterprises Index (HSCEI). »

Ken Froot, State Street

Investor Confidence down 1.7 points in November

Thu, 29/11/2018 - 10:52

The State Street Global Investor Confidence Index decreased to 82.7 in November, down 1.7 points from October’s revised reading of 84.4. »

Timo Pfeiffer, Solactive

Solactive launches Sharing Economy Index

Wed, 28/11/2018 - 10:23

Solactive has launched the Solactive Sharing Economy Index which tracks companies active in the Sharing Economy, and other modern economies such as on-demand and subscription.   »

Jason Leung, Cumberland

MV Index Solutions launches Bitcoin US OTC Spot Index

Thu, 22/11/2018 - 08:49

MV Index Solutions has launched the MVIS Bitcoin US OTC Spot Index (MVBTCO), which is the first bitcoin index based on US price feeds from established OTC digital asset trading operations.   »

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Natixis and Loomis Sayles launch Asset Selector Equity Rotation Index

Wed, 21/11/2018 - 18:33

Natixis has entered into a licensing agreement with Loomis, Sayles & Company, an affiliate of Natixis Investment Managers, to launch the Loomis Sayles Asset Selector Equity Rotation Index (LASER). »

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MSCI to rename real estate indexes and benchmarks

Thu, 15/11/2018 - 09:40

MSCI, a provider of research-based indexes and analytics, is to rename all IPD indexes and benchmarks as the MSCI Private Real Assets Indexes, effective 8 December, 2018 to mirror changes in investors’ portfolios. »

Jamie Farmer, Dow Jones Indices

Axioma and S&P Dow Jones Indices partner to accelerate innovation in factor indices

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 09:24

Index provider S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI) is to collaborate with Axioma, a provider of enterprise market risk and portfolio analytics solutions, to develop optimised factor-based strategy indices. »


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