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Innovative new index supports investors seeking to Divest Fossil Fuels and Invest in the Green Economy

FTSE Russell, the global index provider, has launched an innovative new index that reduces exposure within the index to companies associated with fossil fuels while also increasing exposure within the index to companies engaged in the transition to a green economy. To gain this exposure, the FTSE Divest-Invest Developed 200 Index incorporates data captured by FTSE Russell’s innovative new green revenue data model, called LCE, which is set to launch publicly in the coming months. BNP Paribas has licensed the new index to create swaps and structured products.

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Expansion of FTSE4Good with launch of FTSE4Good ASEAN 5 Index

FTSE Russell, the global index provider, announces the launch of the FTSE4Good ASEAN 5 Index, an ESG index developed in collaboration with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Exchanges. The new benchmark consists of companies listed on the five ASEAN exchanges from Developed and Emerging markets: Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines and Thailand. The companies included in the index have been assessed to ensure they meet the standards required for FTSE4Good inclusion.

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New FTSE Russell index is first to combine China A Shares and H Shares

– FTSE China A-H 50 Index represents the largest Chinese companies listed in mainland China and/or Hong Kong
– Index licensed by Deutsche Bank for ETFs in London and Frankfurt
– Underlines FTSE Russell’s leading position in China

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FTSE Russell signs collaboration agreement with Trendrating

– Trendrating to work with FTSE Russell to develop momentum indexes 
– Agreement reflects continued investor demand for factor exposures 
– New indexes will be based on FTSE Global Equity Index Series

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Straits Times Index (STI) quarterly review


– One change to the STI constituents
– CapitaLand Commercial Trust to join index

FTSE Russell announces that there will be one change to the constituents of the Straits Times Index, following the March quarterly review. CapitaLand Commercial Trust will be added to the Index, while Noble Group will be removed.

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FTSE UK Index Series Quarterly Review March 2016

– Informa, Mediclinic International, Morrison (Wm) Supermarkets and Paddy Power Betfair to join FTSE 100
– Aberdeen Asset Management, Hikma Pharmaceuticals, Smiths Group and Sports Direct International to enter FTSE 250 in rebalance

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FTSE China Index Series Quarterly Review

–  Three additions to the FTSE China A50 Index in this review period
–  One addition to the FTSE China 50 Index

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FTSE Russell announces schedule for annual Russell indexes reconstitution

(London, New York): FTSE Russell, the global index provider, today announced the 2016 schedule for the annual reconstitution of its Russell indexes. The closely watched annual process, which also includes the Russell global indexes, is designed to capture and reflect market shifts that have occurred in the past year to ensure investors continue to have the most accurate market benchmarks.

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LSEG announces new appointments within Information Services division

–  Lars Asplund appointed Global Head of Product Management
–  Marc Barrachin appointed Global Head of Fixed Income Product Management
–  New roles enhance global product capabilities for LSEG’s Information Services business across all asset classes

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FTSE Russell Expands Latin American Business with New Office in Mexico City

– Industry veteran David Estefan appointed Country Head for Mexico and Colombia
– Mexico City office reinforces sales and business development across region
– Underpins global diversification strategy and market growth in Latin America

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