Green Revenues

Green Revenues

Are your investments exposed to the green economy?

FTSE Russell’s Green Revenues framework allows investors for the first time to accurately measure the world’s transition to a green economy.

Smart Beta & Factor Indexes

Seeking an index solution targeting specific risk factors?

A range of transparent benchmarks can be used by investors seeking to target specific risk factors, rules-based strategies or market segments, complementing traditional active and passive analysis.

China Indexes

Interested in exploring key opportunities in China?

FTSE Russell’s China Index Series cover all Chinese share types, multiple asset classes and investment themes including style, dividend yield, fundamentally weighted and property.

Equity Indexes

Looking for a clear view of the world’s markets?

FTSE Russell equity indexes are designed to provide an objective and comprehensive picture of the world’s markets.


Defensive indexes: steady as she goes

Defensive indexes: steady as she goes

By: Catherine Yoshimoto, Sr. Index Product

Manager The first six months of 2016 was a wild ride that left market participants looking for any means to steady themselves as the world shook around them. In times like this, I find myself thinking of the song “Steady, As She Goes” by the Raconteurs. The lyrics, “No matter what you do you’ll always feel as though you tripped and fell," sum up how I feel after yet another volatile day in the markets. This got me thinking about the types of indexes that may help to understand markets in more turbulent times and led me to take a closer look at the Russell Defensive Indexes, which are part of the Russell Stability Index Series.

Index IDEA: US indexes in the black when Fed chair speaks at Jackson Hole

Index IDEA: US indexes in the black when Fed chair speaks at Jackson Hole

As we approach the annual Fed symposium at Jackson Hole later this week and Fed chair Janet Yellen’s scheduled speech on Friday, FTSE Russell looked back at US equity market index performance in the trading week following the last six conferences. The Fed’s annual late August Jackson Hole gathering has become a closely watched market event, to which market participants look for clues on the po...

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FTSE Russell & O’Shares Celebrate First Year of Innovation

FTSE Russell, a leading global index provider, and O’Shares Investments today announced the one year anniversary of their collaboration. In the past year, O’Shares has introduced a new suite of exchange traded funds (ETFs) based on innovative new multi-factor indexes from FTSE Russell.

FTSE Russell Confirms Compliance with IOSCO Principles, Noting Enhancements

FTSE Russell, a leading global index provider, today announced that it has published its annual Statement of Compliance with recommendations made by the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO), as laid out in the Principles for Financial Benchmarks and published in July 2013 (the IOSCO Principles).   As with the previous statements, FTSE Russell has sought independent assurance from KPMG LLP.

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